Further resources

In this section you will find signposts to other sources of tourism market intelligence for the UK and its constituent nations.

UK resources

The research pages on this website cover information about domestic tourism in England and a limited amount for the other nations in the UK. If you are searching for tourism market intelligence at a Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, London, Isle of Man, Jersey or Guernsey level, we recommend that you consult individual the tourist boards below.


  • National facts and figures relating to tourism in Scotland
  • Regional facts and figures for each of VisitScotland’s regions
  • Detailed information about leisure visitors to Scotland from both the UK and other countries including the results of Visitor Experience research
  • Detailed information about business visitors to Scotland

Visit Wales

  • Key facts relating to tourism in Wales
  • Detailed statistics relating to the volume and value of tourism in Wales, both in terms of visits by UK residents and overseas residents
  • Results of surveys of visits to visitor attractions in Wales

Northern Ireland Tourist Board

  • Visitor statistics, including trips from the Republic of Ireland
  • Passengers carried by air and sea to Northern Ireland on a monthly basis
  • A ‘Tourism Barometer’ survey providing a ‘state of the season’ survey of tourism enterprises in Northern Ireland
  • Information on serviced accommodation occupancy
  • Annual statistics on visits to visitor attractions in Northern Ireland

London and Partners

  • Data and ad hoc reports

Isle of Man Government

  • Estimates of the number of staying visitors and day trip visits to the Isle of Man
  • Estimates of tourist spending on the Isle of Man

Jersey Tourism 

  • Monthly reports covering staying visitor volumes, arrivals data and room occupancy
  • Details of a Staying Leisure Visitor Survey covering visitor profiles, influences to visit, booking patterns and activities undertaken in Jersey


  • Facts and figures relating to the Islands of Guernsey’s visitor economy

A number of trade associations also produce useful research and insights.