A dataset containing the quarterly overnight trips from 1998 Q1 to 2016 Q4 across Australia.

tourism

Format

A tsibble with 23,408 rows and 5 variables:

  • Quarter: Year quarter (index)

  • Region: The tourism regions are formed through the aggregation of Statistical Local Areas (SLAs) which are defined by the various State and Territory tourism authorities according to their research and marketing needs

  • State: States and territories of Australia

  • Purpose: Stopover purpose of visit:

    • "Holiday"

    • "Visiting friends and relatives"

    • "Business"

    • "Other reason"

  • Trips: Overnight trips in thousands

References

Tourism Research Australia

Examples

library(dplyr) data(tourism) # Total trips over geographical regions tourism %>% group_by(Region, State) %>% summarise(Total_Trips = sum(Trips))
#> # A tsibble: 6,080 x 4 [1Q] #> # Key: Region, State [76] #> # Groups: Region [76] #> Region State Quarter Total_Trips #> <chr> <chr> <qtr> <dbl> #> 1 Adelaide South Australia 1998 Q1 659. #> 2 Adelaide South Australia 1998 Q2 450. #> 3 Adelaide South Australia 1998 Q3 593. #> 4 Adelaide South Australia 1998 Q4 524. #> 5 Adelaide South Australia 1999 Q1 548. #> 6 Adelaide South Australia 1999 Q2 569. #> 7 Adelaide South Australia 1999 Q3 538. #> 8 Adelaide South Australia 1999 Q4 562. #> 9 Adelaide South Australia 2000 Q1 646. #> 10 Adelaide South Australia 2000 Q2 563. #> # … with 6,070 more rows