Tourism Statistics

This page brings you the most up-to-date tourism statistics and tourism / economic trend.

The latest tourism statistics as of April 2015*The figure is based on the statistics as of Apr 13,2015

We provide a number of Japanese outbound tourists, foreign inbound tourists and economic data with comments on a monthly basis.

The number of foreign tourists to JapanHistorical statistics are available here Historical Statistics

  • According to the JNTO, the number of international visitors to Japan in February 2015 increased to 1,387,000(+57.6%) which was the highest number as February.
  • Looking by the destination, the number of travelers from China increased 159.8% to 359,000, recorded the highest number. The number of travelers from Korea exceeded 300,000 for the second month running. Travelers from Australia, U.S.A and Europe except Russia also increased firmly.

1-1 Total

Person
Dec 2014 yoy Jan 2015 yoy Feb 2015 yoy
The number of foreign tourists to Japan 1,236,073 +43% 1,218,400 +29.1% 1,387,000 +57.6%

1-2 By country and region

Person
Dec 2014 yoy Jan 2015 yoy Feb 2015 yoy
Korea 270,903 +48.2% 358,100 +40.1% 321,600 +38.9%
Taiwan 211,986 +41.9% 217,000 +10.2% 277,600 +45.2%
China 189,973 +96.7% 226,300 +45.4% 359,100 +159.8%
Hong Kong 106,236 +47.2% 87,700 +38.1% 109,400 +68.8%
Thailand 76,264 +36.1% 44,800 +64.9% 44,000 +28.2%
Singapore 47,836 +25.4% 11,800 +8.4% 16,300 +57.2%
Australia 37,609 +24% 48,600 +30.1% 30,300 +14%
The entire USA 73,539 +7.8% 62,100 +3.9% 59,200 +13.8%
Canada 17,692 +21.5% 14,300 +11.3% 16,300 +42.7%
The entire UK 16,912 +15.2% 15,000 +7.4% 17,800 +20%
Germany 8,935 +14.9% 8,300 +12.7% 9,800 +9.4%
France 12,977 +24.4% 10,000 +9.5% 12,000 +35.1%
- Asia 1,019,455 +50.8% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- North America 93,950 +10.5% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- Oceania 42,105 +24.2% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- Europe 74,130 +16.2% TBA TBA TBA TBA
Source : JNTO
※TBA = To Be Announced