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Number of tourists in Macedonia increases

According to the data of the State Statistical Office, the number of tourists in Macedonia in February 2017 was 36 869, and the number of nights spent by tourists was 79 860. The number of tourists in February 2017, compared to February 2016, increased by 13.6%, and the number of nights spent increased by 10.3%.

The number of domestic tourists in February 2017, compared to February 2016, increased by 15.9%, while the number of foreign tourists increased by 12.2%. The number of nights spent by domestic tourists in February 2017, compared to February 2016, decreased by 1.1%, whereas the number of nights spent by foreign tourists increased by 17.8%.

In the period January- February 2017, compared to the same period last year, the number of tourists increased by 13.4%: the number of domestic tourists increased by 12.7%, while that of foreign tourists increased by 13.9%.

In the period January- February 2017, compared to the same period last year, the number of nights spent increased by 11.1%: the number of nights spent by domestic tourists increased by 4.2%, while those by foreign tourists increased by 16.6%.