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The 2016 [the entire period] Otaru-shi sightseeing getting into number of visitors
The sightseeing getting into number of visitors of 2016 was announced from Otaru-shi industry Port and Harbor Department sightseeing promotion room.
The details this (Otaru-shi homepage)
The sightseeing getting into number of visitors of 2016 7,907,700 personality, pair compared with the previous fiscal year of 99.5% fell slightly.
As for the in fun number of visitors, pair became 2,792,600 people of 107.8% compared with the previous fiscal year when we saw main breakdown because foreign tourist who did including Chinese changed smoothly with the second half year for the first half year, but, as for the number of visitors in way, getting into was depressed by chill or heavy snow in December in November in approach and heavy rain, the second half year of typhoon to occur successively in the summer, and pair became 5,115,100 people of 95.5% compared with the previous fiscal year.
The number of the hotel guests became anti-compared with the previous fiscal year 105.1% of 736,200 personality, five years consecutive increase. Particularly, it was 170,826 people of 133.2% compared with the previous fiscal year, and, about the number of the foreign hotel guests, pair updated record high for 4 consecutive years because international regular service to bind New Chitose Airport and Asian area together became increase in the number of flights. China became the three years consecutive top, and pair became 161.2% compared with the previous fiscal year, and Korea where the service, increase in the number of flights of direct flight occurred successively came second in the number of the hotel guests according to country from the fourth place in the last year.
The sightseeing getting into number of visitors fell slightly, but it is thought that economic ripple effect to the city exceeded last year because the number of the high foreigner hotel guests of increase of the number of the hotel guests particularly sightseeing consumption unit price largely increased.