Current Performance Indicators for Ontario's Tourism Industry

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Current Performance Summary

International Border Crossings (1)

Oct-20 % change* Jan-Oct 2020 % change*
Total Inbound 78,993 -94.0% 2,470,162 -82.7%
From the U.S. 64,313 -93.7% 2,014,850 -82.3%
From overseas 14,680 -94.8% 455,312 -84.2%
   UK 1,169 -97.1% 48,741 -87.9%
   China 976 -96.8% 45,111 -84.9%
   Mexico 697 -96.2% 40,145 -79.0%
   India 3,231 -78.7% 39,508 -77.3%
   Germany 579 -96.1% 17,269 -88.0%
   Brazil 381 -96.2% 14,617 -85.6%
   South Korea 193 -98.1% 14,137 -88.1%
   France 305 -97.6% 13,307 -88.0%
   Japan 79 -99.0% 8,486 -87.1%
Total Outbound 230,932 -89.5% 7,321,028 -68.4%
To the U.S. 193,086 -89.2% 5,430,734 -69.9%
To overseas 37,846 -90.8% 1,890,294 -62.9%

Ontario Hotel Statistics(2)

Oct-20 % change* Jan-Oct 2020 % change*
Hotel Occupancy 32.0% -42.1† 36.2% -34.3†
Hotel Average Daily Rate $112.06 -31.6% $129.54 -21.3%
Exchange Rates (3)        
  USD $1.32 0.2% $1.35 1.7%
  EUR $1.56 6.7% $1.52 2.3%
  GBP $1.72 2.8% $1.72 1.7%
Employment in Tourism-Related Industries (4) 1,668,200 -10.0% 1,638,200 -13.6%
Travel Price Index (4) 125.2 -3.6% 128.4 -0.9%
Gas Prices (cents/litre) (5) 100.4 -14.5% 99.6 -15.3%

* 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