Macau receives 2 million visitors in January

25 February 2011

Macau, China, 25 Feb – In January Macau received 2 million visitors, a year on year rise of 1.4 percent, the region’s Statistics and Census Bureau said.

In January 1.2 million people from China visited Macau, which was 58.8 percent of the total and represented year on year growth of 7.9 percent.

Most of the visitors arrived in Macau by land – 1.2 million or a rise of 8.0 percent – 523,000 arrived by sea, or 2.4 percent more, and 119,000 people arrived in Macau by air, which was a drop of 18.3 percent on January of last year. (macauhub)