Direct contribution to GDP :
GDP generated by industries that deal directly with tourists, including hotels, travel agents, airlines, as well as restaurant and leisure industries. It is equivalent to total internal Travel & Tourism spending within a country less the purchases made by those industries (including imports). In terms of the UN’s Tourism Satellite Account methodology it is consistent with total GDP calculated in table 6 of the TSA: RMF 2008.
Direct contribution to employment :
the number of direct jobs within the Travel & Tourism industry.
Total contribution to GDP :
GDP generated directly by the Travel & Tourism industry, plus its indirect and induced impacts.
Total contribution to employment :
the number of jobs generated directly in the Travel & Tourism industry plus the indirect and induced contributions.
Visitor exports :
Spending within the country by international tourists for both business and leisure trips, including spending on transport, but excluding international spending on education.
Domestic Travel & Tourism spending :
Spending within a country by that country’s residents for both business and leisure trips. Multi-use consumer durables are not included since they are not purchased solely for tourism purposes.
Indirect Contribution :
The contribution to GDP and jobs of the following three factors: Capital Investment Government collective spending Supply- Chain effects
Induced Contribution :
The broader contribution to GDP and employment of spending by those who are directly or indirectly employed by Travel & Tourism.