Tourist Arrivals in Myanmar

Subject 2018 January 2019 January Increase Percentage
Arrival by Air 130941 150229 19288 (+) 15%
Arrival by Cruise 99 633 534 (+) 539%
Arrival at border gates 5124 11750 6626 (+) 129%
Visitor with VISA 136164 162612 26448 (+) 19%
Visitors entering to the border area 188341 217560 29219 (+) 16%
Total 324505 380172 55667 (+) 17%

VISITOR ARRIVALS BY NATIONALITY

Nationality 2018 January 2019 January Increase Percentage
U.S.A 7658 7375 – 283 (-) 4%
Canada 1487 1382 – 105 (-) 7%
Other Americans 1707 1391 – 319 (-) 19%
France 7148 6477 – 671 (-) 3%
U.K 4763 3942 – 821 (-) 17%
Germany 3719 4084 365 (+) 10%
Italy 2065 2296 231 (+) 11%
Switzerland 1442 1254 – 188 (-)  13%
Netherlands 1236 1115 – 121 (-) 10%
Belgium 864 766 – 98 (-) 11%
Austria 505 648 143 (+) 28%
Spain 775 829 54 (+) 7%
Other West Europeans 2318 2111 – 207 (-) 9%
Russia 905 816 – 89 (-) 10%
Other East Europeans 2090 1875 – 233 (-) 11%
Africa 382 456 74 (+) 19%
Middle East 777 910 133 (+) 17%
China 20717 41860 21143 (+) 102%
Thailand 27770 25325 – 24445 (-) 9%
Korea 8591 144435 5844 (+) 68%
Japan 9327 11468 2141 (+) 23%
Singapore 4997 4739 – 258 (-) 5%
Vietnam 3930 2857 – 1073 (-) 27%
India 3925 4594 674 (+) 17%
Malaysia 4717 3791 – 998 (-) 21%
Taiwan 3334 4008 674 (+) 20%
Hong Kong 22 2634 2612 (+) 196%
Macau 2 196 194 (+) 195%
Philippine 1674 1727 53 (+) 3%
Other Countries in Asia 3427 3877 450 (+) 13%
Australia 3436 3001 – 435 (-) 13%
Newzealand 440 445 5 (+) 1%
Other countries in Oceania 14 18 4 (+) 29%
Total 136164 162612 26488 (+) 19%