Shared knowledge is an essential tool in addressing the debate on tourism in the city. In this section, data is being made available
to citizens, entities, companies and administrations.
Compilation of the main indicators of tourist activity in Barcelona for the year 2022 in relation to the year 2021.
It includes data on tourist supply and demand, on passengers in infrastructure, on the labor market in the tourism sector, on tourist products, on visitors to places of interest as well as data on the value index of bank transactions in businesses city, to the profile of tourists and the estimate of the spending of tourists in the city.
This report presents the results of the study on the Perception of Tourism in Barcelona in 2022 and is the first to be carried out in a post-pandemic period. The report addresses the public's opinion on the role of tourism in the economy and the city, as well as the description of some job characteristics of staff working in the tourism sector, among other aspects
Statistics and surveys
Informe anual 2022
Annual Report of the Tourist Activity 2022, which collects the data of supply of accommodation, tourist demand and infrastructures, on the profile and expenditure and on the assessment of tourists, public opinion, the labor market and the sustainability of the Destination Barcelona.
Barcelona tourism activity report
Annual report that presents the main data on tourist activity in Barcelona. Observatori del Turisme a Barcelona: ciutat i regió
Profiles and habits of tourists
Presentation of the results of a study on tourist characterisation and profiles. Its main aim is to identify the profiles and habits of tourists spending the night in Barcelona.
Perception of tourism in Barcelona
Presentation of results of a survey conducted among Barcelona residents on perceptions of tourism in the city and opinions of current affairs and tourist habits. Department of Opinion Surveys at Barcelona City Council.
Observatory of Tourism in Barcelona: city and region
Main statistical tourism information of Destination Barcelona
Register of surveys and opinion polls by Barcelona City Council
The register of surveys and opinion polls by Barcelona City Council is a public database containing descriptions of all surveys and opinion polls conducted by City Council.
LABturisme - Diputació de Barcelona
LABturisme is the department for tourist data at Barcelona Provincial Council in charge of R+D, training and innovation on tourism in municipalities in the province of Barcelona.
Barcelona Economia is a website by City Council which monitors the economy of the city based on the collation and analysis of the main indicators in Barcelona and its metropolitan area.
Barcelona Cultural Data Observatory
Barcelona Cultural Data Observatory is an initiative by the Culture Institute (ICUB) at Barcelona City Council, created with the purpose of publishing data, indicators and reports on the city’s cultural reality.
Department of Statistics. Barcelona City Council
The Department of Statistics at Barcelona City Council specialises in the theory and practice of data collection and analysis and turning them into useful information. The first yearbook for the City of Barcelona dates back to 1902.
Barcelona Tourist Consortium
The Barcelona Tourist Consortium, an initiative by City Council and the Chamber of Commerce, is the body which promotes tourism in the city. Reports and publications date back to 1989.
Statistical Institute of Catalonia
The Statistical Institute of Catalonia (Idescat) is the statistics body of the Government of Catalonia and is responsible for the planning, normalisation, coordination and management of the statistics system in Catalonia.