Cyprus tourism revenue records marginal increase in first two months

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Cyprus tourism revenue records marginal increase in first two monthsSmall annual rise of 1%

Tourism revenue for the first two months of 2019 reached €92 million compared to €91.1 million in the first two months of 2018, recording a small annual increase of 1%, CNA reports.

Figures released by the Statistical Service today show that revenue from tourism in February was €52.4 million compared to the same month of the previous year, recording a slight drop of 0.6%.  In January revenue from tourism came to €39.6 million recording an increase of 3.15% on an annual basis.

Per capita expenditure of tourists in February 2019 dropped to €496.81 compared to €519.43 in the same month of 2018, recording a drop of 4.4%.

Per capita /per day expenditure of tourists this February compared to February 2018 recorded an increase of 4.9%, reaching €59.86 compared to €57.08. At the same time the average duration of tourists visit fell by 8.8% from 9.1 days in February last year.

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