Greek tourism figures 2020


Greek tourism at a glance - 2020 figures
international tourist arrivals (TF)*7.374.472
cruise passengers arrivals31.374
international tourism receipts**4.318,8 mi. €
average per capita tourism expenditure583€
seasonality***53,8%
market share based on international tourist arrivals1,88% World, 3,19% Europe
contribution to GDP8,7%
contribution to employment****26,7%
total employment****846.200
hotel capacity****9.971 units / 856.347 beds
concentration of supply****78% of hotel beds are concentrated in 5 areas of Greece
top 4 markets based on int. tourism receipts (mi. €)Germany (1.143), U.K. (756), France (367), Italy (218)

*Tourists at Frontiers

**including cruise receipts

**Percentage of international tourist arrivals during July-August-September, compared to the total of the year

****2019 data (as of 12.04.2021)

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