Visitor arrivals to French Polynesia up 9% in 2018

French Polynesia‘s Institution of Statistics reported (21-Mar-2019) visitor arrivals to French Polynesia for the 12 months ended Dec-2018. Details include:

  • Visitor arrivals: 216,268, +8.7% year-on-year;
    • US: 75,693, +11.0%;
    • France: 49,272, +18.2%;
    • Japan: 9912, -22.6%;
    • New Zealand: 8947, -4.7%;
    • Italy: 8802, +14.0%;
    • Canada: 7846, +23.1%;
    • New Caledonia: 5684, +18.0%;
    • China: 5055, -6.9%;
    • Germany: 4539, +17.0%;
    • UK: 4382, +16.3%.