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Tourism Results

The charts below show year-to-date tourism performance indicators for Nova Scotia. To see monthly results or review historical data, see Performance Results.

October Year-to-date Non-Resident Overnight Visitation


9%
Increase from 2016
1,982,000 2016
2,158,000 2017

October year-to-date Licensed Room Nights Sold


2%
Increase over 2016
2,404,000 2016
2,461,000 2017

Preliminary Tourism Revenue Estimates


  • October 2017 Year-to-date
  • Annual Revenue Goal 2024: $4 billion
$2.4 billion October 2017 Year-to-date
$4 billion 2024 Annual Revenue Goal

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Thinking About Making Accessibility Improvements to Welcome More Visitors?

Thinking About Making Accessibility Improvements to Welcome More Visitors?

The Nova Scotia government invites tourism businesses to apply for funding to help make products and services accessible to all people, regardless of their physical limitations, disabilities, or age, through the Small Business ACCESS-Ability Program.

Press Releases

Marketing Partnerships Help Boost Awareness of Nova Scotia

November 28, 2017

Tourism Nova Scotia's industry partnership programs are helping Nova Scotia's world class tourism experiences reach more people online.

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Recent Press Releases

Tourism Nova Scotia Announces Appointments to Board of Directors

November 24, 2017 Read more

Nova Scotia Welcomes More Visitors from Ontario and Quebec in August

October 12, 2017 Read more

Nova Scotia Hosts Canada’s Premier Travel Media Event

October 3, 2017 Read more

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