Visitor arrivals to India up 1% in Jul-2019, arrivals on e-tourist visa up 12%

26 August, 2019

India's Ministry of Tourism reported (25-Aug-2019) foreign tourist arrivals to India for Jul-2019. Details include:

  • Foreign tourist arrivals: 817,455, +1.4% year-on-year;
    • Share of top 15 source countries:
      • Bangladesh: 23.67%;
      • US: 16.02%;
      • UK: 10.12%;
      • Malaysia: 3.15%;
      • China: 2.78%;
      • Sri Lanka: 2.75%;
      • France: 2.71%;
      • Canada: 2.29%;
      • Australia: 2.22%;
      • Japan: 2.15%;
      • Germany: 2.05%;
      • Singapore: 1.68%;
      • Nepal: 1.63%;
      • South Korea: 1.52%
      • United Arab Emirates: 1.35%;
  • Arrivals on e-tourist Visa: 177,084, +11.8%;
    •  Share of top 15 source countries:
      • US: 12.2%;
      • UK: 10.9%;
      • China: 8.3%;
      • France: 5.9%;
      • Malaysia: 5.9%;
      • United Arab Emirates: 5.0%;
      • Oman: 3.6%
      • Spain: 3.2%;
      • Germany: 3.0%;
      • Australia: 2.8%;
      • Canada: 2.7%;
      • Singapore: 2.3%;
      • Israel: 2.3%;
      • Italy: 2.3%;
      • Japan: 2.0%. [more - original PR]