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 2020 was 524,000,000.00, a 56.26% decline from 2019.
  • Kuwait tourism statistics for 2019 was 1,198,000,000.00, a 30.36% 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.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Spending ($)
United States 84,205,000,000.00
France 35,958,000,000.00
Australia 26,234,000,000.00
UAE 24,615,400,390.63
Italy 20,459,000,000.00
Austria 15,362,000,000.00
Qatar 14,318,000,000.00
South Korea 11,776,000,000.00
Japan 11,395,000,000.00
Netherlands 10,926,200,195.31
Portugal 10,522,000,000.00
Switzerland 9,994,000,000.00
Macao 9,442,000,000.00
Poland 8,379,000,000.00
Belgium 7,447,000,000.00
Greece 6,193,000,000.00
Saudi Arabia 5,960,000,000.00
Croatia 5,631,853,027.34
Luxembourg 4,454,000,000.00
Hungary 4,224,000,000.00
Ireland 4,160,000,000.00
Czech Republic 3,890,000,000.00
Puerto Rico 2,921,000,000.00
Israel 2,661,000,000.00
Norway 2,196,000,000.00
Panama 1,841,000,000.00
Finland 1,757,000,000.00
Argentina 1,702,000,000.00
Slovenia 1,418,000,000.00
Slovak Republic 1,303,000,000.00
Uruguay 1,085,000,000.00
Aruba 1,077,000,000.00
Chile 1,034,000,000.00
Bahamas 1,007,000,000.00
Estonia 865,000,000.00
Bahrain 724,000,000.00
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 686,000,000.00
Oman 669,000,000.00
Cyprus 663,000,000.00
Kuwait 524,000,000.00
Antigua and Barbuda 416,000,000.00
Curacao 282,000,000.00
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 243,000,000.00
Seychelles 228,000,000.00
Trinidad and Tobago 151,000,000.00
Bermuda 94,000,000.00
Kuwait Tourism Statistics - Historical Data
Year Spending ($) % of Exports
2020 524,000,000.00 1.11
2019 1,198,000,000.00 1.64
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