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Foreign Tourism. 11/2019

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood 1.05 million in November 2019, which represents a year-over-year increase of 1.4%. By country of habitual residence, among the countries of major origin, France, United States, United Kingdom and Germany registered positive year-over-year variations (9.7%, 19.5%, 21.6% and 3.0%, respectively).

On the other hand, by reason for travelling, business trips increased by 21.2%, while leisure trips and trips for other reasons (health, studies, family...) decreased by 1.0% and 3.5%, respectively.

As for the principal type of accommodation, market accommodation increased by 6.3% and non-market accommodation decreased by 17.4%.