Facts and Figures

Standard Content Module
Here are a few facts and figures about the Austrian industry: Outbound Tourism to Austria
  • 58.8

    billion euros in added value

    The direct and indirect added value of the tourism and leisure industry was EUR 58.8 billion in 2017, i.e. around 16% of GDP.

  •  2,037

    euros in per capita income

    In 2017, the per capita income from tourism of the resident population in Austria was 2,037 euros.

  • 110.4

    million overnight stays

    There were 110.4 million overnight stays by guests from abroad in Austria in 2018; with that, the country ranks 5th out of 31 in Europe.

  • 4,903

    international events

    In 2017, the Austrian conference industry recorded 4,903 international congresses, conferences and seminars.


Tourism and leisure industry in Austria

Source: Statistics Austria, Tourism
Tourism data  2018 
Arrivals (domestic guests) 14.0 m
Arrivals (international guests) 30.8 m
Total arrivals     44.8 m
Overnights (domestic guests) 39.4 m
Overnights (international guests) 110.4 m
Total overnights    149.8 m
Average duration of stay (overnights) 3.3     
Tourism income from foreign guests (in Euro)    19.5 bn
Tourism income from domestic guests (in Euro)    22.9 bn


Last update : 2020-10-01