How does your turnover compare to same quarter last year? (Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire respondents)
The Tourism Industry Barometer is a nationwide survey conducted on a quarterly basis. The survey is a partnership between VisitScotland, local councils and destination organisations. The results are used at a regional level to provide feedback to businesses on how tourism in our area is performing.
49 respondents from Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire gave feedback on Quarter 1 2019 (January to March inclusive).
54% of Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire respondents stated that spend was up or similar to the comparable quarter for 2018, a figure which is over 10% points below the national picture (67%). This could relate to the particular quarter being reviewed.
The national figures are presented below:
Business Closed: 6.32%
The Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire sample is relatively small so do treat results with some caution.