Tourist population decline from Jul

In July, the latest number of visitors to Hong Kong were 5,196,969, which was less than the number of tourist (5,461,222) in the same period of last year, recorded 4.8% drop YOY.
The number of Mainland visitors was 4,160,688, compare with last year (4,402,955) recorded a decline of 5.5% YOY.

Source: The Hong Kong Tourism Board

In the first six and a half month of 2019, it recorded growth in the number of visitors to Hong Kong. However from mid-July, the number of visitors to Hong Kong fell from 1.5% to 26% comparing with last year and fell by 31% in early August, the decline has not only begun, but also worsened.

 

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