The Canada market has performed strongly in recent years. We estimate that visitor numbers grew by almost 30% from 2010 to 2013. Approximately one-third of all Canadian visitors to the island of Ireland visit Northern Ireland.
2014 was another extremely positive year of growth, boosted by a major increase in direct air access to Ireland.
Approximately one-third of all Canadian visitors to the island of Ireland visit Northern Ireland.
Latest available data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) suggests visitor numbers from Canada to Ireland increased by +30% in 2014. Figures from the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency indicate that visitors from North America to Northern Ireland grew by +36% in 2014.
Further growth is reported to date in 2015.