We provide statistics and research on both international and domestic tourism within Australia.

We also provide research and analysis on the economic value of tourism to the economy. Our data assists the government, tourism industry and other Australian businesses to make informed planning, marketing and investment decisions.

In 2019-20, tourism directly contributed 2.5% of Australia’s GDP

$50.4 billion


Directly employed 621,000 people

1 in 21 jobs


Accounted for 6.6% of Australia’s total exports

$31.2 billion


In June 2019 (pre COVID-19), there were 312,000 tourism related businesses

1 in 8 businesses


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