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INTERNATIONAL VISITORS BY SEASON

Summer

Summer

Autumn

%

No.

%

Nordic c. UK Cen/S-Eur. N-America Other

25,378 18,253 19,538 18,716 17,528

17.5 13.3 10.0 13.0 10.9

57,758 27,138 118,505 65,980 75,831

39.8 19.8 60.9 45.9 47.2

Total

99,413 12.7

345,212 44.2

No. 29,477 21,087 25,260 23,631 26,660

Winter %

20.3 15.4 13.0 16.4 16.6

126,115 16.1

No. 32,503 70,630 31,181 35,355 40,607

210,276

152,628

115,663

126,115

2012 2013

Winter

41

35

31

33

27

24

25

29

27

21

66

58 18

19

20

18

71

76

119

DEPARTURES THROUGH KEFLAVÍK AIRPORT BY MARKET ('000)

25 Spring

Autumn

2011

7

MARKETS ACCORDING TO SEASONS 2013

No.

109,666

90,412

Spring

In 2013, 61% of central and south European visitors came during the summer, 46% of N. American visitors, 40% of Nordic visitors, 20% of UK visitors, and 47% of those categorised as from “elsewhere”. Some 38% of Nordic visitors came in the spring or autumn, 29% of UK visitors and a similar proportion of N. American visitors. Half of UK visitors came in winter, a fifth of Nordic visitors and a fourth of N. American visitors and those categorised as coming from “elsewhere”.

345,212

99,413

2013 No. % 99,413 12.7 345,212 44.2 126,115 16.1 210,276 26.9 781,016 100

82,902

2012 No. % 82,902 12.8 301,725 46.6 109,666 17.0 152,628 23.5 646,921 100

69,545

Spring Summer Autumn Winter Total

2011 No. % 69,545 12.9 265,204 49.0 90,412 16.7 115,663 21.3 540,824 100

265,204

Around 44% of visitors in 2013 came during the three summer months (Jun-Aug), slightly less than in 2011 and 2012. Just more than a quarter came in the spring (Apr–May) or autumn (Sep–Oct) and around a quarter in winter (Jan–Mar/Nov–Dec).

301,725

DEPARTURES THROUGH KEFLAVÍK AIRPORT

Total %

No.

22.4 51.5 16.0 24.6 25.3

145,116 137,108 194,484 143,682 160,626

210,276 26.9 781,016

Spring Nordic countries

Summer UK

Autumn

Central/S-Europe

Winter N-America

Other

Source: Icelandic Tourist Board.

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