Receptive Tourism Report 2015

Panteón de los Héroes
  1. Tourist arrivals in 2015

Data for Receptive Tourism Paraguay during 2015 recorded the arrival of 1.214.613 tourists to the country. Estimated arrival of 2,8 millones of hikers, generating an estimated foreign exchange income of US$ 483 million.

Among the variables that influenced the increase of tourists who came to Paraguay , they are:

    • The Pope’s visit.
    • The largest number of international congresses in our country.
    • The promotion of the country in international tourism fairs.
    • The promotion of tourism products as the attractions of Incarnation , the Jesuit Missions Guarani .
    • The communication campaign and image country is favored by economic stability and positive conditions for development and attracting foreign investment to the world.
    • The increase Incide registration tourists, due to the implementation of the new Control Technology and out on the Migration Jobs Migration Board in 2015. These figures represented an increase of 87.16 % of tourists in comparison with 2014.

 

       TOURIST ARRIVALS BY MONTH, YEARS 2014 – 2015

  1. Tourists by Nationality

The nationality of the tourists recorded higher income to the country from January to December 2015 were:

*Argentinean 69,85%

*Brazilian 15,64 %,

*Uruguayan 1,56%,

*EE.UU 1,52 %,

*Chilean 1,48%,

*Bolivian 1.31%

*Spanish 1,28%,

*German 0,79%

*Korean 0.46%

*Colombian 0.86%

 

TOURISTS ADMITTED TO PARAGUAY BY NATIONALITY

YEARS 2014 – 2015

TARGET ZONE 2014 % 2015 % YEAR %
  TOTAL TOTAL VARIATION
ARGENTINA 308.367 47,52% 848.387 69,85% 540.020 175,12%
BOLIVIA 14.322 2,21% 15.911 1,31% 1.589 11,09%
BRASIL 183.127 28,22% 190.003 15,64% 6.876 3,75%
CHILE 14.403 2,22% 17.946 1,48% 3.543 24,60%
COLOMBIA 9.986 1,54% 10.419 0,86% 433 4,34%
ECUADOR 2.186 0,34% 2.817 0,23% 631 28,87%
PERU 6.447 0,99% 9.003 0,74% 2.556 39,65%
URUGUAY 14.606 2,25% 18.896 1,56% 4.290 29,37%
VENEZUELA 2.291 0,35% 2.753 0,23% 462 20,17%
CANADA 2.530 0,39% 2.430 0,20% -100 -3,95%
MEXICO 4.631 0,71% 5.008 0,41% 377 8,14%
USA 19.204 2,96% 19.479 1,60% 275 1,43%
GERMANY 9.862 1,52% 9.636 0,79% -226 -2,29%
SPAIN 13.711 2,11% 15.582 1,28% 1.871 13,65%
FRANCE 4.269 0,66% 5.157 0,42% 888 20,80%
ITALY 4.531 0,70% 5.232 0,43% 701 15,47%
KOREA 5.820 0,90% 5.588 0,46% -232 -3,99%
JAPAN 4.798 0,74% 4.324 0,36% -474 -9,88%
OTHER COUNTRIES
23.871 3,68% 26.042 2,14% 2.171 9,09%
TOTAL 648.962 100% 1.214.613 100% 565.651 87,16%

 

SOURCE: Information System Control Entry and Exit of Paraguay – ( SICESPAR ) of the Migration Board.

PROCESSED : Department of Statistics and Research SENATUR .