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Great Britain Tourism Survey

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  • Release date: 9 November 2017
  • Period covered: August 2016 to July 2017
  • Next update: 7 December 2017
The survey is a national consumer survey measuring the volume and value of overnight trips taken by the residents of Great Britain.

August 2016 to July 2017

Release date: 09 November 2017

Data has been published on StatsWales.

July 2016 to June 2017

Release date: 5 October 2017

Along with volume of trips and nights, this release now includes spend data for 2016 and 2017, which has been recently reviewed.

The report will also now contain January to June 2017 figures as well as 12 month rolling averages figures.

Technical document

Release date: 10 October 2017

Since 2016 there have been changes to the data processing system of the Great Britain Tourism Survey.

This document explains what these changes are, why they were made, how this affects the data collected as well as what implications this has when comparing data from 2016 onwards with previously published figures.

The GB tourist, 2015

Release date: 06 October 2016

The annual report is jointly sponsored by the Welsh Government, VisitEngland and VisitScotland. It provides analysis across all of Great Britain.

Further information

Data providing top line figures for Wales and GB are published monthly on StatsWales and a report is published quarterly. 


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