Visitor arrivals in Macau slumped 93.7 percent year-on-year to 227, 113 in August 2020, after a 97.9 percent tumble in the previous month, amid the severe impact caused by the COVID-19 crisis. Same-day visitors plunged 91.9 percent, while overnight visitors tumbled 95.8 percent. Visitors from China shrank 92.4 percent, with those traveling under the Individual Visit Scheme falling 99 percent. Also, visitors plunged from Hong Kong (-96.5 percent), Taiwan (-97 percent), Philippines (-100 percent), India (-100 percent). In the first eight months of the year, visitor arrivals dropped 87 percent year-on-year to 3,570,019.
Tourist Arrivals in Macau averaged 1901386.31 from 1999 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 3623116 in August of 2019 and a record low of 11041 in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Macao Tourist Arrivals - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Macau Tourist Arrivals - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2020.
Tourist Arrivals in Macau is expected to be 95500.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Macau to stand at 1150000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Macau Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 3354700.00 in 2021, according to our econometric models.