Greek Tourism – Basic Figures 2013
Contribution to GDP 16,3% [WTTC]
Contribution to Employment 18,2% of total employment [WTTC]
Total Employment 657.100 [WTTC]
International Tourism Receipts 11,7 bn. € (cruise receipts are not included) [BoG]
International Tourist Arrivals 17,9 mi.  (cruise passenger arrivals are not included)
Average per capita tourism expenditure 653 € (cruise receipts are not included)
Market Share 1,6% World, 2,9% Europe
Seasonality 56% of international tourist arrivals are recorded in July – August – September
Concentration of Supply 66% of hotel beds are concentrated in 4 areas of Greece [HCH]
Hotel Capacity 9.677 hotels / 773.445 beds [HCH]
Top 5 markets  Germany (2.267.546), U.K. (1.846.333),  Russia (1.352.901), France (1.152.217), Italy (964.314)  [H.ST. & BoG]
Top 5 airports (in international tourist arrivals) Αthens (2.651.062), Heraklion (2.067.475), Rhodes (1.593.298), Thessaloniki (901.573), Corfu (824.000) [HELL.STAT.]


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