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Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan 12 February 2019

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  • According to JNTO, the estimated number of international travelers to Japan in December reached to 2.6 million with an increase of 4.4% compared to the previous year, and most markets recorded the highest figure for the same month. The total number of travelers to Japan in 2018 was 31 million (+8.7% from the previous year) , recording the highest number since the year when the data collection started.
December 2018

Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan (Estimated figures)

2,631,800 Visits

YOY +4.4%

2018 YTD

January to December

31,191,929 Visits

1.1 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by month

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

1.2 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by year Annual

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by Country and Region 12 February 2019

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  • By market, China accounted for 0.6 million (+6.2% from the previous year), showing a continous growth. All East Asia markets including South Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong saw an increase at the same time after a period of four months. According to the annual statistics of 2018, the number of Chinese travelers was 8.4 million, being the first one which exceeded 8 million among all the markets. Meanwhile, the number of Thailand travelers was 1.1 million, exceeding one million for the first time among Southeast Asia countries.

1.3 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by Country and Region

Country and Region Visits December 2018 YOY
Korea
681,600 Visits
China
599,100 Visits
Taiwan
335,800 Visits
Hong Kong
209,500 Visits
Thailand
128,300 Visits
Singapore
87,100 Visits
Malaysia
67,600 Visits
Indonesia
54,000 Visits
Philippinnes
55,700 Visits
Vietnam
24,400 Visits
India
10,300 Visits
United Kingdom
22,900 Visits
France
17,700 Visits
Germany
12,500 Visits
Italy
8,900 Visits
Russia
6,300 Visits
Spain
6,000 Visits
USA
126,900 Visits
Canada
28,100 Visits
Australia
63,600 Visits

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

1.4 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by country, 2017 Annual

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

1.5 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by Region Annual

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)