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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.

2017 Non-Resident Overnight Visitation

Increase from 2016
2,238,000 2016
2,433,000 2017

2017 Licensed Room Nights Sold

Increase over 2016
2,700,000 2016
2,760,000 2017

Preliminary Tourism Revenue Estimates

  • 2017 Full Year
  • Annual Revenue Goal 2024: $4 billion
$2.7 billion 2017
$4 billion 2024 Annual Revenue Goal

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Trade Readiness Workshop: Cape Breton

Trade Readiness Workshop: Cape Breton

Tourism Nova Scotia invites you to learn more about building your business with visitors from the United States and overseas. Join us on Wednesday, May 2 in Baddeck, Cape Breton to discover how to get ready for the international market and gain new travel trade partners!

Press Releases

Beijing Marketing Agency Will Promote Nova Scotia to Chinese Travellers

April 13, 2018

Tourism Nova Scotia will expand its marketing presence in China this year with help from a marketing agency based in Beijing.

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Recent Press Releases

2017 Record Year for Tourism in Nova Scotia

March 22, 2018 Read more

Marketing Partnerships Help Boost Awareness of Nova Scotia

November 28, 2017 Read more

Tourism Nova Scotia Announces Appointments to Board of Directors

November 24, 2017 Read more

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