Tourism Statistics

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

The latest tourism statistics as of August 2015*The figure is based on the statistics as of Aug 10,2015

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 estimated number of international visitors to Japan in June 2015 reached over 1.6 million (51.8% increase from the previous year). The accumulated amount from January to June has reached to 9.14 million(+46%).
  • The estimated number of travelers from China reached 462,300 (+167.2% from 2014). Taiwan (345,200, +35.8%) and Hong Kong (137,000, +75.4%) recorded the highest figure on a monthly basis. Among the western countries, USA reached to 102,100 on a monthly basis for the first time.

1-1 Total

Person
Apr 2015 yoy May 2015 yoy Jun 2015 yoy
The number of foreign tourists to Japan 1,764,691 +43.3% 1,641,800 +49.6% 1,602,200 +51.8%

1-2 By country and region

Person
Apr 2015 yoy May 2015 yoy Jun 2015 yoy
Korea 304,619 +57% 315,400 +61.5% 251,500 +21.2%
Taiwan 335,140 +30% 339,700 +20.5% 345,200 +35.8%
China 405,731 +112.9% 387,200 +133.6% 462,300 +167.2%
Hong Kong 119,602 +50.7% 120,600 +70.3% 137,000 +75.4%
Thailand 117,930 +18.6% 81,000 +30.1% 43,400 +19.5%
Singapore 24,833 +33.1% 24,600 +34.8% 29,200 +25.3%
Australia 34,060 +12.9% 24,800 +33.7% 22,700 +7.7%
The entire USA 95,891 +12.4% 92,200 +14.7% 102,100 +16.2%
Canada 21,868 +23% 20,700 +29.8% 16,700 +31.3%
The entire UK 27,049 +14.7% 19,900 +18.1% 16,800 +11.9%
Germany 15,661 +2.9% 14,300 +18.2% 10,500 +11.4%
France 27,146 +22.5% 20,300 +36.4% 13,500 +17.3%
- Asia 1,463,927 +52.6% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- North America 121,420 +13.1% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- Oceania 38,807 +11.8% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- Europe 130,460 +8.3% TBA TBA TBA TBA
Source : JNTO
※TBA = To Be Announced