OTTAWA, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Statistics Canada is pleased to release today new and more detailed data on travellers from abroad. The new information contributes directly to a better understanding of spending by international visitors at the sub-provincial level. It also informs policy makers and supports marketing decisions by Canadian tourism partners who are working collaboratively to build Canada's tourism industry at both the pan-Canadian and regional level.
This joint initiative of Statistics Canada and Destination Canada will provide more detailed data on spending by international visitors from 11 country groups in Canada's 22 tourism region groupings.
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