Current Performance Indicators for Ontario's Tourism Industry

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Current Performance Summary

International Border Crossings (1)

Jul-20 % change* Jan-Jul 2020 % change*
Total Inbound 74,882 -96.8% 2,225,658 -75.8%
From the U.S. 60,554 -96.8% 1,824,467 -75.3%
From overseas 14,328 -96.9% 401,191 -77.8%
   UK 1,278 -98.2% 44,861 -81.4%
   China 617 -98.5% 42,112 -76.6%
   Mexico 2,217 -92.9% 36,135 -71.9%
   India 1,159 -94.0% 26,137 -77.7%
   Germany 346 -98.6% 15,570 -81.5%
   Brazil 95 -99.2% 13,656 -80.0%
   South Korea 223 -98.8% 13,096 -83.2%
   France 250 -98.7% 12,286 -79.5%
   Japan 18 -99.8% 8,347 -78.3%
Total Outbound 189,019 -92.1% 6,664,800 -58.3%
To the U.S. 164,910 -91.6% 4,881,152 -60.3%
To overseas 24,109 -94.4% 1,783,648 -51.7%

Ontario Hotel Statistics(2)

Jul-20 % change* Jan-Jul 2020 % change*
Hotel Occupancy 32.4% -45.2† 35.7% -31.7†
Hotel Average Daily Rate $118.44 -29.7% $134.49 -16.5%
Exchange Rates (3)        
  USD $1.35 3.0% $1.36 2.5%
  EUR $1.55 5.5% $1.51 0.6%
  GBP $1.71 5.0% $1.72 0.4%
Employment in Tourism-Related Industries (4) 1,647,400 -15.3% 1,618,000 -15.0%
Travel Price Index (4) 129.2 -4.0% 129.2 0.5%
Gas Prices (cents/litre) (5) 105.0 -16.6% 98.4 -16.2%

* 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. Bank of Canada
  4. Statistics Canada and Ontario Ministry of Heritage Sport, Tourism, and Culture Industries
  5. Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines