Current Performance

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Current Performance Indicators for Ontario's Tourism Industry

The Current Performance Interactive Tool enables users to quickly and easily access current tourism statistics.

Current Performance Summary

International Border Crossings (1)

Nov
2016
% change* Jan-Nov
2016
% change*
Total Inbound 935,570 8.6% 14,676,378 9.7%
From the U.S. 800,698 6.4% 12,168,127 9.1%
From overseas 134,872 23.5% 2,508,251 13.1%
Total Outbound 1,980,670 -0.5% 23,872,428 -3.4%
To the U.S. 1,561,613 -1.1% 18,202,847 -6.5%
To overseas 419,057 2.0% 5,669,581 7.7%

Ontario Hotel Statistics(2)

Nov
2016
% change* Jan-Nov
2016
% change*
Hotel Occupancy 66.5% 3.8† 69.1% 2.5†
Hotel Average Daily Rate $142.46 4.6% $146.82 5.1%
Employment in Tourism-Related Industries (3) 1,768,200 3.2% 1,738,600 0.8%
Travel Price Index (3) 117.7 2.2% 118.5 3.1%

Visitor Inquiries (4)

Nov
2016
% change* Jan-Nov
2016
% change*
1-800-Ontario 1,297 -3.8% 62,061 -5.6%
www.OntarioTravel.net 150,000 n/a 2,862,000 n/a
Travel Information Centres 41,169 9.0% 1,023,679 3.4%

* Percentage change over same period of previous year
† Change in percentage points

Sources:

  1. Statistics Canada
  2. CBRE Hotels Trends in the Hotel Industry National Market Report
  3. Statistics Canada and Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport
  4. Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation