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Montserrat reports 14.5 percent tourism increase during 2013
Published on February 13, 2014 Email To Friend    Print Version

BRADES, Montserrat (GIU) -- There has been a 14.5% increase in tourist arrivals to Montserrat during the first 11 months of 2013 in comparison to the same period in 2012.

Latest figures released by the Statistics Department showed 5,151 tourists visited Montserrat in 2013, while in the previous year there were 4,498 tourists. This figure represents an increase of 653 visitors coming to the island.

In 2013, the month of July saw the highest number of tourist arrivals, 841, while in 2012 during that same month there were 524 tourists who visited the island.

In 2012, during that same reporting period, March recorded the highest number of tourist arrivals, 583. October 2013 saw the lowest tourist arrivals, 394, while in 2012 May recorded the lowest tourist arrivals, 274.
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