Malaysia 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.
  • Malaysia tourism statistics for 2020 was 3,386,000,000.00, a 84.75% decline from 2019.
  • Malaysia tourism statistics for 2019 was 22,200,000,000.00, a 1.95% increase from 2018.
  • Malaysia tourism statistics for 2018 was 21,775,000,000.00, a 7.21% increase from 2017.
  • Malaysia tourism statistics for 2017 was 20,311,000,000.00, a 3.2% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Spending ($)
Thailand 15,360,000,000.00
Turkey 13,771,000,000.00
Mexico 11,449,000,000.00
Russia 4,961,000,000.00
Malaysia 3,386,000,000.00
Brazil 3,099,000,000.00
South Africa 2,716,000,000.00
Lebanon 2,369,000,000.00
Colombia 1,959,000,000.00
Bulgaria 1,792,000,000.00
Jordan 1,745,000,000.00
Romania 1,611,000,000.00
Costa Rica 1,479,000,000.00
Serbia 1,422,000,000.00
Maldives 1,409,000,000.00
Albania 1,243,000,000.00
Cuba 1,152,000,000.00
Peru 1,002,000,000.00
Iraq 955,000,000.00
Ecuador 705,000,000.00
Kazakhstan 589,000,000.00
Belarus 542,000,000.00
Mauritius 518,000,000.00
Bosnia 438,000,000.00
Azerbaijan 340,000,000.00
Armenia 303,000,000.00
Guatemala 298,500,000.00
North Macedonia 253,000,000.00
Fiji 236,000,000.00
Botswana 217,000,000.00
Montenegro 180,000,000.00
Namibia 155,000,000.00
Paraguay 104,000,000.00
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 85,000,000.00
Algeria 50,000,000.00
Tonga 47,700,000.76
Samoa 23,059,999.47
Suriname 19,000,000.00
Malaysia Tourism Statistics - Historical Data
Year Spending ($) % of Exports
2020 3,386,000,000.00 1.63
2019 22,200,000,000.00 9.31
2018 21,775,000,000.00 8.86
2017 20,311,000,000.00 9.08
2016 19,682,000,000.00 9.79
2015 19,194,000,000.00 9.16
2014 24,469,000,000.00 9.81
2013 23,283,000,000.00 9.53
2012 21,711,000,000.00 8.71
2011 21,338,000,000.00 8.40
2010 19,619,000,000.00 8.84
2009 17,231,000,000.00 9.25
2008 18,553,000,000.00 8.07
2007 17,948,000,000.00 8.73
2006 12,280,000,000.00 6.73
2005 10,389,000,000.00 6.44
2004 9,183,000,000.00 6.38
2003 6,799,000,000.00 5.73
2002 8,084,000,000.00 7.47
2001 7,627,000,000.00 7.45
2000 5,873,000,000.00 5.23
1999 4,403,000,000.00 4.59
1998 3,237,000,000.00 3.88
1997 4,925,000,000.00 5.28
1996 5,732,000,000.00 6.22
1995 5,044,000,000.00 6.05