Visitor arrivals to India up 4% in Sep-2019, arrivals on e-tourist visa up 25%

    India‘s Ministry of Tourism reported (23-Oct-2019) foreign tourist arrivals to India for Sep-2019. Details include:

    • Foreign tourist arrivals: 750,514, +4.3% year-on-year;
      • Share of top 15 source countries:
        • Bangladesh: 27.86%;
        • US: 10.50%;
        • UK: 6.64%;
        • Sri Lanka: 4.18%;
        • China: 4.13%;
        • Australia: 3.45%;
        • Malaysia: 3.39%;
        • Japan: 2.65%;
        • Germany: 2.34%;
        • Canada: 2.30%;
        • Singapore: 1.94%;
        • France: 1.84%;
        • Nepal: 1.81%;
        • South Korea: 1.38%
        • Afghanistan: 1.29%;
    • Arrivals on e-tourist Visa: 197,948, +24.6%;
      •  Share of top 15 source countries:
        • China: 11.87%;
        • US: 9.91%;
        • UK: 8.84%;
        • Malaysia: 6.09%;
        • Australia: 4.72%;
        • Germany: 3.95%;
        • France: 3.75%;
        • Israel: 3.26%;
        • Canada: 2.68%;
        • Singapore: 2.67%;
        • Spain: 2.59%;
        • Japan: 2.52%;
        • Oman: 2.31%;
        • Italy: 2.12%;
        • Indonesia: 2.07%.