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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.

June Year-to-date Non-Resident Overnight Visitation

Increase from 2016
788,000 2016
851,000 2017

June year-to-date Licensed Room Nights Sold

Increase over 2016
1,065,000 2016
1,090,000 2017

Preliminary Tourism Revenue Estimates

  • June 2017 Year-to-date
  • Annual Revenue Goal 2024: $4 billion
$972 million June 2017 Year-to-date
$4 billion 2024 Annual Revenue Goal

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Great June for Nova Scotia Tourism Operators

Great June for Nova Scotia Tourism Operators

“Twenty-three thousand more people visited Nova Scotia in June, which is great for Nova Scotia tourism operators,” says Michele Saran, CEO, Tourism Nova Scotia. “Our focus at Tourism Nova Scotia is to attract out-of-province visitors and grow export revenues. We’re happy to see this increase and expect strong numbers for the remainder of the year.”

Press Releases

Great June for Nova Scotia Tourism Operators

August 17, 2017

Tourism statistics released today, Aug. 17, show an 11 per cent increase in non-resident, overnight visitors to Nova Scotia in June. This is the fourth straight June that tourism numbers have gone up.

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Recent Press Releases

Halifax Waterfront Visitor Information Partnering with Taste of Nova Scotia

April 4, 2017 Read more

Ben Cowan-Dewar Steps Down as Board Chair

February 27, 2017 Read more

Record-setting Tourism Numbers for Nova Scotia in 2016

February 24, 2017 Read more

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