A Summary of Visitor Numbers and Characteristics

Comprehensive visitor statistics for Alberta in 2011, the most recent year for which this data is available, based on Statistics Canada's 2011 Travel Survey of Residents of Canada and 2011 International Travel Survey.

Due to methodological changes to the 2011 Travel Survey of Residents of Canada, there is a historical break in the data series. Therefore, commencing in 2011, data for Alberta and Other Canada may not be compared with previous years.

Reports number of visitors, lists Alberta's major non-resident markets by origin, and the purpose of the entire trip.

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Statistics of International person-visits and expenditures for at least one night in Alberta are available for:


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Last reviewed/revised: December 9, 2013