Ghana 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.
  • Ghana tourism statistics for 2019 was 1,490,000,000.00, a 49.6% increase from 2018.
  • Ghana tourism statistics for 2018 was 996,000,000.00, a 8.38% increase from 2017.
  • Ghana tourism statistics for 2017 was 919,000,000.00, a 3.47% decline from 2016.
  • Ghana tourism statistics for 2016 was 952,000,000.00, a 4.5% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Spending ($)
India 31,661,000,000.00
Indonesia 18,404,000,000.00
Egypt 14,256,000,000.00
Vietnam 11,830,000,000.00
Philippines 11,481,000,000.00
Morocco 10,013,000,000.00
Cambodia 5,312,000,000.00
Sri Lanka 4,663,000,000.00
Georgia 3,551,000,000.00
Tunisia 2,683,000,000.00
Ukraine 2,592,000,000.00
Myanmar 2,501,000,000.00
Kenya 1,762,000,000.00
Uzbekistan 1,679,000,000.00
El Salvador 1,664,000,000.00
Ghana 1,490,000,000.00
Nigeria 1,471,000,000.00
Lao PDR 974,000,000.00
Pakistan 948,000,000.00
Bolivia 936,000,000.00
Zambia 820,000,000.00
Kyrgyz Republic 708,000,000.00
Cameroon 681,000,000.00
Mongolia 605,000,000.00
Cabo Verde 567,000,000.00
Honduras 556,000,000.00
Moldova 532,000,000.00
Angola 395,000,000.00
Bangladesh 391,000,000.00
Bhutan 120,000,000.00
Solomon Islands 82,000,000.00
Eswatini 14,300,000.19
Mauritania 13,699,999.81
Ghana Tourism Statistics - Historical Data
Year Spending ($) % of Exports
2019 1,490,000,000.00 5.82
2018 996,000,000.00 4.42
2017 919,000,000.00 4.50
2016 952,000,000.00 5.45
2015 911,000,000.00 5.53
2014 1,027,000,000.00 6.73
2013 1,010,000,000.00 6.23
2012 1,154,000,000.00 6.86
2011 797,000,000.00 5.46
2010 706,000,000.00 7.48
2009 849,000,000.00 11.16
2008 970,000,000.00 13.72
2007 990,000,000.00 16.49
2006 910,000,000.00 17.81
2005 867,000,000.00 22.18
2004 495,000,000.00 14.53
2003 441,000,000.00 13.81
2002 383,000,000.00 14.90
2001 374,000,000.00 15.59
2000 357,000,000.00 14.63
1999 325,000,000.00 13.14
1998 304,000,000.00 12.01
1997 35,000,000.00 2.12
1996 32,000,000.00 1.85
1995 30,000,000.00 1.90