Who visits the UK? Travel trends from 2004-2014

In 2014 overseas residents made 34.4 million visits to the UK, 23.9% higher than in 2004. During this time, visits from residents of North America have decreased 16.8% to 3.6 million in 2014, whereas visits from Europe and other countries have increased 31.0% and 33.6% respectively.

The data below show the change in the number of visits to the UK by overseas residents over the last ten years.

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