Greek tourism figures 2013

Greek tourism at a glance - 2013 figures
international tourist arrivals*17.919.551
international tourism receipts**12.152,2 mi. €
average per capita tourism expenditure678 €
seasonality56% of int. tourist arrivals between July and September
market share based on international tourist arrivals1,6% world, 3,2% Europe
contribution to GDP17%
contribution to employment21,94%
total employment769.483
hotel capacity9.677 units / 773.445 beds
concentration of supply66% of hotel beds are concentrated in 4 areas of Greece
top 5 markets based on int. tourism receipts (mi. €)Germany (1.900,4), U.K. (1.354,7), Russia (1.338,6), France (905,5), Italy (600,4)

*excluding cruise passenger arrivals
**including cruise receipts

source: tourism generis, based on data provided by the Bank of Greece, the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels, the UNWTO and the WTTC