The table shows the tourist numbers and tourist spending in five countries in 2012 and 2013. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The tables illustrate data on the comparision of the number of visitors to five and the expenditures when they travelled to these countries between 2012 and 2013.
Overall, compared to five surveyed nations, the number of tourists to France was the most, however, the spending on visiting the USA was the highest. In addition, the number of tourist as well as the amount of tourist spending in five countries increased between 2012 and 2013, with the exception of the number of China’s visitors.
Particularly, the number of tourists to France in 2012 and 2013 was 83 millions and 84.7 millions, respectively, following by the figures of visitors to USA, at 66.7 millions in 2012 and 69.8 millions in 2013. The number of tourists to Spain rose most, from 57,5 millions to 60.7 millions between the two years; a difference of 3.2 millions. In contrast, there was a slightly decline of the number of visitors to China from 57.7 to 55.7 millions.
In term of tourist spending, visitors expended least in Italy, at $41.2 billion in 2012 and $43.9 billion in 2013. The amount of expenditure’s tourists in USA increased most, exactly by $13.4 billion form $126.2 billion in 2012. That figures in remaining countries also went up, however just by approximately $1.7 to $4 billion.