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Travel and Tourism - Thailand - May 2009

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

  1. Thailand

    • Introduction

      • Data Sources

        • Background

          • History
            • Geography
            • Attractions

                • Tourist regions
                  • The north east
                    • The north
                      • The Central and East coast
                        • The south
                          • Medical tourism
                            • Figure 1: Foreign visitors seeking medical treatment in Thailand – selected years, 2002-09
                        • Tourism and the Economy

                              • Figure 2: Travel and tourism economy showing direct/indirect impact on employment and GDP, 2004-08
                          • Arrivals

                            • International
                              • Figure 3: International tourist arrivals at frontiers, 2004-08
                              • Figure 4: Top ten source countries for international tourist arrivals in Thailand, by place of residence, 2003-07
                            • Domestic
                            • Market Characteristics

                              • International
                                • Purpose of visit
                                  • Figure 5: International tourist arrivals to Thailand by purpose of visit, 2007
                                • Length of stay/seasonality
                                  • Domestic
                                  • Transport

                                    • Air
                                      • Figure 6: International tourist arrivals by mode of travel – selected years, 2003-07
                                      • Figure 7: Passenger traffic at Thailand’s four main airports, 2006-07
                                    • Road
                                      • Rail
                                        • Sea
                                        • Accommodation

                                            • Figure 8: Tourist accommodation in Thailand, number of rooms for selected years, 2000-06
                                        • What Next?

                                          Travel and Tourism - Thailand - May 2009

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