Media advisory: Domestic Tourism Survey 2016 report

Media advisory                                                                                                                                  29 August 2017

Domestic Tourism Survey 2016 report

The Statistician-General of South Africa, Dr, Pali Lehohla, will release the Domestic Tourism Survey  2016 report at a media briefing to held in Pretoria on Monday, 4 September 2017.

The Domestic Tourism Survey  2016 report, contains data on the travel behaviour and expenditure of  South Africa’s residents who travel within the borders of the country. It measures the total of day and overnight trips undertaken in South Africa in  2016.

This report also contains data on the main purposes of trips, tourism patterns among the various populations, and trip-taking patterns of various living standard measurement (LSM) groups, among others.

Media briefing to be held as follows:

Date:    Monday, 4 September 2017

Time:    10H00

Venue:  Tshedimosetso House, Cnr Francis Baard & Festival streets, Hatfield, Pretoria.

(NB! There will be a video link to Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Parliament, Cape Town.)


Felicia Sithole Cell: 076 430 0693 Tel: 012 339 2401,Email:

Madimetja Mashishi, Tel: 012 337 6456, Cell: 073 821 5994, Email:


For media enquiries contact:

Lesedi Dibakwane

Director: Media and Public Relations

Tel: 012 310 8578

Cell: 082 805 7088