He tourism in Spain has closed the year 2011 with a 7.6 percent increase in the number of international tourists who have visited our country compared to the previous year.
According to Frontur report data of the Institute of Tourist Studies, in 2011 56.7 million international tourists have visited Spain.
Then I summarize the main statistical data of tourism in Spain in 2011.
1.- In december 2011 2.73 million international tourists arrived in Spain, with an increase of 5.5 percent compared to December 2010.
2.- Thus, in 2011, 56.7 million tourists were received, 4 million more than in 2010, with an increase of 7.6 percent.
3.- The countries that more tourists have sent to Spain in 2011 they have been the United Kingdom (13.6 million), Germany (9 million) and France (8.5 million).
4.- The countries that more growth have shown in the year 2011 have been the Netherlands (+ 21.9%), Switzerland (+ 18.7%) and Belgium (+ 9.6%).
5.- The autonomous communities that more international tourists have received in 2011 have been Catalonia (13.77 million), the Canary Islands (10.19 million), the Balearic Islands (10.01 million) and Andalusia (7.88 million).
6.- The greater growth of tourism among communities With respect to the year 2010, the Canary Islands (+ 18.3%), Asturias (+10.5%) and the Balearic Islands (+ 9.8%) have had it.
In this link you have theFrontur statistics with data on Tourism in Spain in 2011.