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Tourism Satellite Accounts

The salient points drawn for the Maltese Islands show that, in 2010 ...

​​... inbound overnight visitors accounted for 98.8% of the total inbound visitor expenditure (cruise passengers accounted for the rest of the expenditure).
... domestic tourism in Malta accounted for 9.8% of total internal tourism expenditure.
... food and beverages serving services, air and water passenger transport services and accommodation services accounted for over two thirds of total internal tourism consumption.
... total internal tourism consumption (inbound and domestic tourism consumption) accounted for 5.8% of the total supply in the economy, one of the highest rates recorded in the EU.
... the consumption by visitors from domestically produced gross output stood at 7.0%, but after deducting intermediate consumption (to derive the Tourism direct Gross Value Added or net output) the percentage goes down to 5.7%.
... Tourism direct Gross Domestic Product, which adds taxes on products gathered from goods and services consumed by tourists to the Tourism direct Gross Value Added, stood at 6.1%.
... ​jobs (employed and self-employed) supported directly by tourism amounted to 17,086.

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