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Country Reports are tourism profiles of destination countries.

This report is produced by one of a global network of industry analysts, who provide market-based information as well as detailed, insightful and localised interpretation of the facts and figures.

Each profile contains information on:

  • Tourist arrivals - overnights and expenditure
  • Purpose of visit - business, leisure or VFR
  • Accommodation supply - operating performance
  • Tourism policy - management
  • Transport - access and infrastructure
  • Tourism funding - promotion and future development

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  1. Republic of Mauritius

    • Introduction

      • Data Sources

          • History
            • Geography
            • Attractions

              • Tourism and the Economy

                    • Figure 1: Gross earnings from tourism, 2000-08
                    • Figure 2: Employment in the tourist industry, as at end of March 2004-08
                    • Figure 3: Expenditure of tourists, 1998-2006*
                • Arrivals

                  • International
                    • Figure 4: Tourist arrivals, 2000-08
                    • Figure 5: Tourist arrivals, by country of residence, 2001-08
                    • Figure 6: Arrivals of non-resident tourists at national borders, by region, 2003-07*
                    • Figure 7: Tourist arrivals compared to visitor arrival numbers, by country of residence, 2008
                  • Domestic
                  • Market Characteristics

                    • International
                      • Purpose of visit
                        • Figure 8: Tourist arrivals by main purpose of visit, 2007 and 2008*
                        • Figure 9: Passenger traffic*, by type of passenger, 2007-08
                        • Figure 10: Percentage distribution of respondents, by purpose of visit, 2004 and 2006
                      • Seasonality
                        • Figure 11: Tourist arrivals, by month, 2007-08
                      • Length of stay
                        • Figure 12: Visitor arrivals and average length of stay, by country of residence, 2008
                        • Figure 13: Average length of stay, by type of accommodation, 2004 and 2006*
                      • Domestic
                      • Transport

                        • Air
                          • Figure 14: Tourist arrivals, by mode of transport, 2000-08
                        • Road
                          • Rail
                            • Sea
                            • Accommodation

                                  • Figure 15: Hotels, rooms and bedplaces, 2004-08
                                  • Figure 16: Tourist percentage, by type of accommodation, 2000 and 2006
                              • Tourism News

                                • What Next?

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