Tourist arrivals in Indonesia jumped 22.54 percent year-on-year to 1.41 million people in December 2018 from 1.15 million in the same month a year earlier. Bali was the main destination, receiving around 496 thousand tourists in December, followed by Jakarta (225 thousand) and Batam (233 thousand). Considering 2018 full year, tourist arrivals grew 12.58 percent compared to the same period a year ago to 15.80 million. Tourist Arrivals in Indonesia averaged 832831.29 from 2011 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 1536489 in July of 2018 and a record low of 548821 in January of 2011.
Tourist Arrivals in Indonesia is expected to be 1510000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Indonesia to stand at 1520000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Indonesia Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 1580000.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.