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Overview

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) estimate that in 2011 the travel and tourism industry made a total contribution of 8.4% to Rwanda’s GDP. This was set to rise steadily over the coming decade (2011). The WTTC ranks Rwanda 100th out of 181 countries in terms of the relative contribution of tourism to the economy, below the world average. The sector supports 7.3% of jobs which was forecast to rise in line with industry growth, meaning that by 2022 the WTTC estimates that 149,000 people will be employed directly and indirectly in the travel and tourism sector. Visitor exports generated 29.0% of total exports in 2011 which was estimated to continue to grow up to 2022. In 2010 Rwanda received 666,000 visitors. 

Tourism and Travel organisations in Rwanda
Rwanda Tourism Board, The
World Travel and Tourism Council - WTTC