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|In 2015 Ukraine was visited by 12.428 million foreigners from more than 110 countries.|
Total in 2015, Ukraine was visited by 12.428 million foreigners from more than 110 countries, according to the State Statistics. Most of them (11.5 million people, or 93%) were coming to us for personal reasons, including all self-organized visits, including tourism.
Last year more 137 thousands people came in Ukraine with the assistance of travel agencies (1.1% of the total). More than 700 people during the year visited Ukraine with a view to cultural and sports exchange, as well as for religious purposes.Most often, our country is visited by citizens of neighboring countries - the share of the top five account for 78% of visitors (9,742,000). Among the foreigners who came to Ukraine on official business for more than 40% were Turkish citizens. And 62% of organized tourists came to us from Belarus. The leader of the educational visit was to China (21%), and most of all visitors to Ukraine came from Russia - a quarter of the total.