Lao PDR 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.
  • Lao PDR tourism statistics for 2019 was 974,000,000.00, a 16.93% increase from 2018.
  • Lao PDR tourism statistics for 2018 was 833,000,000.00, a 27.18% increase from 2017.
  • Lao PDR tourism statistics for 2017 was 655,000,000.00, a 8.65% decline from 2016.
  • Lao PDR tourism statistics for 2016 was 717,000,000.00, a 1.1% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Spending ($)
India 31,661,000,000.00
Indonesia 18,404,000,000.00
Egypt 14,256,000,000.00
Vietnam 11,830,000,000.00
Philippines 11,481,000,000.00
Morocco 10,013,000,000.00
Cambodia 5,312,000,000.00
Sri Lanka 4,663,000,000.00
Georgia 3,551,000,000.00
Tunisia 2,683,000,000.00
Ukraine 2,592,000,000.00
Myanmar 2,501,000,000.00
Kenya 1,762,000,000.00
Uzbekistan 1,679,000,000.00
El Salvador 1,664,000,000.00
Ghana 1,490,000,000.00
Nigeria 1,471,000,000.00
Lao PDR 974,000,000.00
Pakistan 948,000,000.00
Bolivia 936,000,000.00
Zambia 820,000,000.00
Kyrgyz Republic 708,000,000.00
Cameroon 681,000,000.00
Mongolia 605,000,000.00
Cabo Verde 567,000,000.00
Honduras 556,000,000.00
Moldova 532,000,000.00
Angola 395,000,000.00
Bangladesh 391,000,000.00
Bhutan 120,000,000.00
Solomon Islands 82,000,000.00
Eswatini 14,300,000.19
Mauritania 13,699,999.81
Lao PDR Tourism Statistics - Historical Data
Year Spending ($) % of Exports
2019 974,000,000.00 13.94
2018 833,000,000.00 13.03
2017 655,000,000.00 11.59
2016 717,000,000.00 14.12
2015 725,000,000.00 16.12
2014 642,400,024.41 15.90
2013 613,000,000.00 20.12
2012 461,000,000.00 16.25
2011 413,000,000.00 17.18
2010 385,000,000.00 17.06
2009 271,000,000.00 18.69
2008 280,000,000.00 18.75
2007 190,000,000.00 15.82
2006 160,000,000.00 14.47
2005 143,000,000.00 18.88
2004 122,000,000.00 22.50
2003 77,000,000.00 16.64
2002 110,000,000.00 23.07
2001 108,000,000.00 22.24
1999 86,000,000.00 22.36
1998 97,000,000.00 20.15
1997 61,000,000.00 14.49
1996 63,000,000.00 18.25
1995 52,000,000.00 15.85