Visitor arrivals to Indonesia up 13% in 2018, air arrivals up 4%

    Statistics Indonesia reported (01-Feb-2019) tourist arrivals to Indonesia for Dec-2018 and 2018. Details include:

    • Dec-2018:
      • Visitor arrivals: 1.4 million, +22.5% year-on-year;
        • By market:
        • Malaysia: 239,300, +4.9%;
        • Singapore: 241,100, +17.2%;
        • Timor-Leste: 151,200, +69.1%;
        • China: 143,100, +93.7%;
        • Australia: 113,900, +23.8%;
        • India: 59,400, +8.3%;
        • Japan: 44,300, +2.6%;
        • US: 34,200, +30.6%;
        • South Korea: 30,000, +20.9%;
        • UK: 29,700, +19.3%;
      • Visitor arrivals by air: 825,600, +24.4%;
    • 12 months ended Dec-2018:
      • Visitor arrivals: 15.8 million, +12.6% year-on-year;
        • By market:
        • Malaysia: 2.5 million, +17.9%;
        • China: 2.1 million, +2.1%;
        • Singapore: 1.8 million, +13.8%;
        • Timor-Leste: 1.8 million, +83.6%;
        • Australia: 1.3 million, +3.5%;
        • India: 595,100, +10.8%;
        • Japan: 530,200, -7.5%;
        • US: 387,300, +12.3%;
        • South Korea: 358,500, -15.3%;
        • UK: 391,800, +3.6%;
      • Visitor arrivals by air: 10.1 million, +4.3%.