DBEDT tourism forecast

Interactive Tourism Dashboard - Monthly - By Market

Forecasts–3rd Quarter 2018 (released on Aug 22, 2018)

Visitor arrivals are expected to increase 6.1 percent in 2018, 0.1 of a percentage point above the previous forecast. The forecast for visitor days in 2018 increased 0.1 of a percentage point to 5.8 percent. The 2018 forecast for visitor expenditure growth was revised upward to 9.2 percent, from 8.6 percent growth projected in the previous forecast. For 2019, the growth rate of visitor arrivals, visitor days, and visitor expenditures are now expected to be 1.6 percent, 1.7 percent, and 3.2 percent, respectively.


Trends of Key Variables for Hawaii Tourism

(Since this trend section is updated more frequently, some of the recent developments in this section may not be reflected in our tourism forecasts above)