Alberta visitor profiles

Visitor profiles measure the size and status of Alberta’s tourism industry.

Visitor profiles by region

Visitor profiles provide information on visitor origin, purpose of trip, accommodation, length of stay, seasonality and spending in Alberta and tourism regions.


Statistics on industry

There are two visitor profiles for Alberta. One is a high level summary for all the visitors to Alberta and the other one is a detailed visitor profile for domestic visitors to Alberta.

Tourism region

You can find archived visitor profiles at Open Government.

International visits and spending

See statistics on overnight person-visits and expenditures from specific countries between 2000 and 2015 while in Alberta.

Economic impact of tourism in Alberta by region

Statistics on economic impact in Alberta.

Economic impact studies provide a snapshot of an entire existing economy at a specific point in time.

It follows spending associated with tourism activity to identify changes on employment, income and government tax revenue at regional and provincial levels.

You can find archived economic impact studies at Open Government.


Contact Tourism Research unit:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-641-9326 (in Alberta)
Toll free: dial 310-0000 before the number
Fax: 780-422-1759

6th floor Commerce Place
10155-102 street
Edmonton, Alberta