Tourism Statistics


Tourism is a vital contributor to economies worldwide.


In North Tyneside, it is estimated that we attract 5.7 million visitors and that the industry is worth £283 million, supporting over 3,600 jobs (STEAM 2016).

We have over 50 accommodation providers with many holding nationally recognised quality awards.

Nationally, tourism is estimated to be worth £126.9billion to the UK economy with one in twelve jobs supported directly or indirectly by the industry (Visit Britain).

To see our current Tourism Strategy, please click here.