Tourism Statistics

The latest tourism statistics for Scotland are given in this section. Information on volume and value of overnight tourism an day trips, as well as the latest accommodation occupancy figures:

Tourism in Scotland 2014 Report

The Tourism in Scotland report provides a summary of tourism statistics for Scotland in 2014 and includes information on the volume and value of overnight tourism and day trips:


PDF document Tourism in Scotland 2014 - Published August 2015 (2.7MB)

PDF document Tourism in Scotland 2014 - NI Supplement - Published August 2015 (0.2MB)


The 2015 report will be available in summer 2016.


Key statistics on Tourism in Scotland 2014

Country of Residence

Trips 2014 (million) Nights 2014 (million) Spend 2014 (£million)
Scotland              6.51              19.13         1,170
England              5.57              21.42         1,608
Wales              0.43                1.05             93
Total Great Britain            12.51             41.6         2,871
Northern Ireland              0.31               1.17            106
Total Overseas              2.7             21.52         1,840
TOTAL OVERNIGHT            15.52           64.29         4,817



The Great BritainTourism Survey Annual Report

The annual report from the Great Britain Tourism Survey provides analysis across all of Great Britain, including statistics for Scotland:


PDF document The GBTS annual report - size 3.8MB

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