The Daily
 In the news  Indicators  Releases by subject
 Special interest  Release schedule  Information

Characteristics of international overnight travellers, third quarter 2017

Released: 2018-02-27

Canadian residents made 9.3 million overnight trips abroad in the third quarter of 2017, spending $10.2 billion. Of these trips, 6.2 million were to the United States, accounting for $4.5 billion in spending.

US residents made 5.8 million overnight trips to Canada in the third quarter, spending $4.0 billion during their trips, while overseas residents made 2.5 million overnight trips to Canada, spending $4.3 billion.


Data for the third quarter of the International Travel Survey are now available. Other tables, including statistical profiles of international travellers, are available upon request.

Contact information

For more information, or to enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact us (toll-free 1-800-263-1136; 514-283-8300; or Media Relations (613-951-4636;

Date modified: