Visitor arrivals to India up 1% in Jul-2019, arrivals on e-tourist visa up 12%

    India‘s Ministry of Tourism reported (25-Aug-2019) foreign tourist arrivals to India for Jul-2019 Details include:

    • Foreign tourist arrivals: 817,455, +1.4% year-on-year;
      • Share of top 15 source countries:
        • Bangladesh: 23.67%;
        • US: 16.02%;
        • UK: 10.12%;
        • Malaysia: 3.15%;
        • China: 2.78%;
        • Sri Lanka: 2.75%;
        • France: 2.71%;
        • Canada: 2.29%;
        • Australia: 2.22%;
        • Japan: 2.15%;
        • Germany: 2.05%;
        • Singapore: 1.68%;
        • Nepal: 1.63%;
        • South Korea: 1.52%
        • United Arab Emirates: 1.35%;
    • Arrivals on e-tourist Visa: 177,084, +11.8%;
      •  Share of top 15 source countries:
        • US: 12.2%;
        • UK: 10.9%;
        • China: 8.3%;
        • France: 5.9%;
        • Malaysia: 5.9%;
        • United Arab Emirates: 5.0%;
        • Oman: 3.6%
        • Spain: 3.2%;
        • Germany: 3.0%;
        • Australia: 2.8%;
        • Canada: 2.7%;
        • Singapore: 2.3%;
        • Israel: 2.3%;
        • Italy: 2.3%;
        • Japan: 2.0%.