Tourism Statistics

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

The latest tourism statistics as of July 2014*The figure is based on the statistics as of Jul 10,2014

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 May 2014 was 1,097,000(+25.3%) which was the second largest number in the history. The total number of inbound travelers from January to May 2014 became record setting pace of 5,203,000 (+28.4%).
  • Looking by the destination, the number of travelers from Taiwan recorded the highest number as a single month basis(282,000 +44.1%) and the total number of inbound travelers from Taiwan from January to May 2014 exceeded that of Korea. The number of inbound travelers from South East Asia, Europe, North America and Australia also showed a good move.

1-1 Total

Person
Mar 2014 yoy Apr 2014 yoy May 2014 yoy
The number of foreign tourists to Japan 1,050,559 +22.6% 1,231,500 +33.4% 1,097,200 +25.3%

1-2 By country and region

Person
Mar 2014 yoy Apr 2014 yoy May 2014 yoy
Korea 192,078 -7.2% 194,000 -5% 195,300 -14.6%
Taiwan 208,610 +41.5% 257,900 +30.3% 282,000 +44.1%
China 184,064 +80% 190,600 +90.3% 165,800 +103.3%
Hong Kong 64,482 +8.6% 79,300 +44.1% 70,700 +19.5%
Thailand 71,122 +58.6% 99,400 +65.1% 62,300 +54.7%
Singapore 16,378 +22.1% 18,700 +28.2% 18,300 +12%
Australia 21,334 -5.4% 30,200 +32.8% 18,600 +15.9%
The entire USA 80,929 +7.2% 85,300 +22.6% 80,400 +8.6%
Canada 16,079 +6.3% 17,800 +27.5% 16,000 +13.8%
The entire UK 20,029 -8.3% 23,600 +27.2% 16,900 +10.7%
Germany 13,752 +4.2% 15,200 +32.9% 12,100 +21.1%
France 15,788 +20.9% 22,200 +17.7% 14,900 +15.4%
- Asia 823,804 +28.6% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- North America 100,043 +7% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- Oceania 24,242 -5.5% TBA TBA TBA TBA
- Europe 94,334 +3.7% TBA TBA TBA TBA
Source : JNTO
※TBA = To Be Announced