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10/06/2020
Latest Figures: Movement of Travelers, Mar 2020

During the period of January – February 2020, arrivals of travelers totaled 464.433 compared to 421.767 in the corresponding period of 2019, recording an increase of 10,1%. During the same period, an increase of 2,0% was also recorded in tourist arrivals and 15,1% in the return of residents of Cyprus.

The arrivals of travelers in March 2020* reached 107.081 compared to 297.614 in March 2019, recording a decrease of 64,0%. The decrease is mainly attributed to the decrease in the arrivals of tourists (67,4%) as well as to the return of residents of Cyprus (57,5%). For the period of January – March 2020, arrivals of travelers totaled 571.514 compared to 719.381 in the corresponding period of 2019, recording a decrease of 20,6%.

Concerning the departures of travelers, a decrease of 63,2% was recorded in March 2020 as compared to the corresponding month of the previous year, as well as a decrease of 18,9% for the period of January – March 2020.


Note
In March 2020, an entry ban in the Republic of Cyprus, effective as of 15/3/2020, was imposed on several categories of persons, including tourists, as part of the measures taken to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).


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