Tourism Kelowna has published a Tourism Industry Facts & Figures report for 2017 that offers an overall view of how the tourism sector performed last year.

2017 Tourism Industry Facts & Figures

Compiled in this study is a snapshot of different segments that make up the tourism industry in Kelowna, including economic impact, YLW statistics, hotel occupancy numbers, and visitor information, among others.

With over 1.9 million visitors a year and $1.25 billion in economic output, tourism is one of the Central Okanagan’s leading industries. Tourism Kelowna is committed to keeping our stakeholders fully informed and aware of the overall impact of our industry, which we believe will be helpful to our partners in understanding tourism patterns and creating strategies and tactics for the future.  

To view the report please click here. For further information on industry research please visit the Tourism Research page on our website or contact Sara Correa, Marketing Programs & Research Coordinator, via email at or by phone at (250) 861-1515 ext. 218.