Kuwait Tourism Statistics 1995-2022

International tourism receipts are expenditures by international inbound visitors, including payments to national carriers for international transport. These receipts include any other prepayment made for goods or services received in the destination country. They also may include receipts from same-day visitors, except when these are important enough to justify separate classification. For some countries they do not include receipts for passenger transport items. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Kuwait tourism statistics for 2019 was 1,176,000,000.00, a 27.97% increase from 2018.
  • Kuwait tourism statistics for 2018 was 919,000,000.00, a 42.92% increase from 2017.
  • Kuwait tourism statistics for 2017 was 643,000,000.00, a 22.62% decline from 2016.
  • Kuwait tourism statistics for 2016 was 831,000,000.00, a 10.74% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Spending ($)
United States 233,461,000,000.00
France 71,011,000,000.00
Germany 58,201,000,000.00
Italy 51,910,000,000.00
Japan 49,206,000,000.00
Australia 47,953,000,000.00
Macao 39,714,000,000.00
UAE 38,413,300,781.25
Hong Kong 32,697,000,000.00
South Korea 26,217,000,000.00
Austria 25,288,000,000.00
Portugal 24,736,000,000.00
Greece 23,003,000,000.00
Switzerland 21,257,000,000.00
Saudi Arabia 19,849,000,000.00
Poland 15,712,000,000.00
Qatar 15,647,000,000.00
Ireland 14,808,000,000.00
Croatia 11,987,000,000.00
Belgium 10,560,000,000.00
Hungary 10,196,000,000.00
Israel 8,438,000,000.00
Czech Republic 7,965,000,000.00
Panama 7,052,000,000.00
Norway 6,929,000,000.00
Luxembourg 6,256,000,000.00
Finland 5,944,000,000.00
Argentina 5,654,000,000.00
Bahrain 3,860,000,000.00
Puerto Rico 3,612,000,000.00
Bahamas 3,606,000,000.00
Slovak Republic 3,353,000,000.00
Chile 3,332,000,000.00
Cyprus 3,245,000,000.00
Slovenia 3,240,000,000.00
Oman 3,193,000,000.00
Estonia 2,315,000,000.00
Uruguay 2,102,000,000.00
Aruba 2,091,000,000.00
Kuwait 1,176,000,000.00
Cayman Islands 933,000,000.00
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 708,000,000.00
Curacao 706,000,000.00
Seychelles 618,000,000.00
Bermuda 601,000,000.00
Trinidad and Tobago 484,000,000.00
Kuwait Tourism Statistics - Historical Data
Year Spending ($) % of Exports
2019 1,176,000,000.00 1.61
2018 919,000,000.00 1.08
2017 643,000,000.00 1.06
2016 831,000,000.00 1.59
2015 931,000,000.00 1.52
2014 615,000,000.00 0.55
2013 619,000,000.00 0.51
2012 780,000,000.00 0.61
2011 644,000,000.00 0.57
2010 574,000,000.00 0.75
2009 660,000,000.00 1.00
2008 610,000,000.00 0.62
2007 530,000,000.00 0.73
2006 508,000,000.00 0.78
2005 413,000,000.00 0.82
2004 398,000,000.00 1.21
2003 328,000,000.00 1.32
2002 320,000,000.00 1.88
2001 286,000,000.00 1.60
2000 394,000,000.00 1.85
1999 342,000,000.00 2.48
1998 456,000,000.00 4.01
1997 396,000,000.00 2.47
1996 389,000,000.00 2.37
1995 307,000,000.00 2.16