general

April 2021

International visitors

1,2 Millions

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadí­stica

Tourism movement at borders (FRONTUR)

Statistics on the number of visitors to Spain who are not resident in the country (tourists and day-trippers)

Monthly update

April 2021

Tourist expenditure

671,0 Millions €

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadí­stica

Survey of tourist expenditure (EGATUR)

Statistics on tourist expenditure by non-resident visitors while in Spain

Monthly update

Year 2018

Visits to Museums

65,4 Millions

9,2%

Ministry of Culture and Sport

Visits to museums and collections

Statistics on museums and collections, quantifying the museum offer and its key characteristics.

Biennial update

December 2020

Travel

5,3 Millions

-64,8%

Instituto Nacional de Estadí­stica

Resident tourism survey (ETR)

Statistics on travel by the resident population

Quartely update

Year 2019

World Tourism Barometer

1,461 Millions

3,8%

World Tourism Organisation

World Tourism Barometer

Tourism indicators compiled by the WTO: international tourist arrivals

Annual update

May 2021

SICTED Tourist services with Covid-19 Prepared quality marking

Integral Quality System of Tourist Destinations (SICTED)

SICTED Tourist services with Covid-19 Prepared quality marking

Accreditation of compliance with SICTED advanced good practice for the reduction of the risk of infection by the SARS-Covid19 coronavirus in the tourism sector

Monthly update

June 2021

ICTE companies with SAFE certification

Institute for Spanish Tourism Quality (ICTE)

ICTE companies with SAFE certification

Seal of approval for public and private tourist establishments guaranteeing compliance with SARS-Covid19 protocols, awarded by the Institute for Spanish Tourist Quality (ICTE)

Weekly update

December 2020

Characterisation of tourist traffic

Telefónica and other sources

Characterisation of tourist traffic

A study of journeys in Spain based on information from mobile telephones, and other information sources

economy

March 2021

Tourism revenue

439 Milllions €

-73,9%

Banco de España

Balance of payments

Tourism and travel statistics in Spain’s current and capital account balance of payments. Revenue, payments and balance.

Monthly update

Year 2019

The contribution of tourism

12,4% of GDP

12,9% of employment

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Spanish Tourism Satellite Account

Summary statistics based on the main national accounting methodologies, presenting the different economic parameters of tourism in Spain.

Annual update

April 2021

Tourism affiliates

2,1 Millions

-4,3%

In-house processing by Turespaña

Tourism job according to Social Security category

Workers actively employed in tourism-related jobs according to their Social Security registration.

Monthly update

4th quarter 2020

Tourism workers

2,2 Millions

-18,1%

In-house processing by Turespaña

Tourism-related jobs according to EPA

Study of the active population: employed and unemployed in tourism-related activities

Pending update by the data source

2nd quarter 2019

Card expenditure

21.816 Millions €

10,2%

In-house processing by Turespaña

Payment gateways

Transactions carried out in Spain using bank cards issued abroad.

Pending update by the data source

May 2021

Consumer Price Index. Tourism and hospitality

-0,6%

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Consumer price index (CPI)

Evolution in price of consumer goods and services purchased by households resident in Spain.

Monthly update

March 2021

Service Sector Activity Indicators. Hotel and catering

14,6%

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Service Sector Activity Indicators

Amounts invoiced by the company for the provision of services and sale of goods

Monthly update

transport

April 2021

Airport passengers

3,7 Millions

2.515%

AENA

Air traffic statistics

Statistical reports on passenger traffic in the main Spanish airports.

Monthly update

June 2021

Scheduled seats

2,7 Millions

MABRIAN

Scheduled flight capacity

Monthly changes in inbound scheduled flight capacity.

Monthly update

April 2021

Port passengers

0,7 Millions

546,6%

Puertos del Estado

Port traffic

Statistics on passenger traffic in Spanish port authorities. Boarding, disembarking, and transit.

Monthly update

April 2021

Railway passengers

2,2 Millions

1.015,5%

RENFE

Rail traffic statistics

Statistics on medium and long-distance passenger traffic.

Monthly update

January 2020

Light vehicles

6.028 veh./day

2,5%

Dirección General de Carreteras

Estimated traffic on the state road network

Estimated number of vehicles on intercity roads

Pending update by the data source

accommodation

April 2021

Nights stayed in hotels

4,0 Millions

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Hotel occupancy survey

Traveller survey, nights stayed, average stay and occupancy rate in the hotel sector.

Monthly update

April 2021

Nights stayed in campsites

1,4 Millions

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Campsite occupancy survey

Traveller survey, nights stayed, average stay and occupancy rate in campsites.

Monthly update

April 2021

Nights stayed in apartments

1 Million

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Survey of tourist apartment occupancy

Traveller survey, nights stayed, average stay and occupancy rate in tourist apartments.

Monthly update

April 2021

Nights stayed in rural accomm.

0,3 Millions

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Rural tourism occupancy survey

Traveller survey, nights stayed, average stay and occupancy rate in rural tourism accommodation.

Monthly update

April 2021

Nights stayed in hostels

0,06 Millions

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadística

Hostel occupancy survey

Traveller survey, nights stayed, average stay and occupancy rate in youth hostels.

Monthly update

April 2021

Hotel price index

-20,5%

Instituto Nacional de Estadí­stica

Accommodation price index

Statistics on the evolution of the set of prices applied by business owners to the different customers staying in accommodation in Spain.

Monthly update

April 2021

Average daily rate

70,1€

% not available

Instituto Nacional de Estadí­stica

Profitability indicators in the hotel sector

ADR (Average Daily Rate) and RevPAR (Revenue per Available Room).

Monthly update

tourism research

September 2020

Active Listening

SEGITTUR

Active Listening Report

Reports on the online impact of news and comments relating to tourism and COVID-19 in Spain

Pending update by the data source

May 2021

Visitor perception and behaviour

MABRIAN

Visitor perception and behaviour

Monthly evolution of the perception and satisfaction in Spain, Canary Islands, Balearic Islands, Costa Blanca, Costa Brava and Costa del Sol.

Monthly update

May 2021

SICTUR Newsletter

Scientific Tourist Information System (SICTUR)

SICTUR Newsletter

What’s new in tourism research at Spanish universities

Monthly update

June 2021

Scientific Journals on Tourism

AECIT, IUSTEL and several Spanish universities

Scientific Journals on Tourism

Scientific journals on tourism and tourism publications produced by various organizations and universities.

Monthly update

National Tourism Plans

SEGITTUR

National Tourism Plans

Compilation of the different tourism plans promoted by the Spanish Government since 1952