Tourism Research

Ever wonder who is travelling to B.C., where most visitors come from or what trends are emerging? The following organizations are committed to assisting the tourism industry in providing timely and reliable data, critical to making strategic policy, planning and marketing decisions.

Destination British Columbia: Research, Planning & Evaluation

Destination British Columbia conducts research on various aspects of the tourism industry, providing industry partners with information to enhance the effectiveness of future marketing and development projects. The information provided in the Research section is updated on a regular basis and can be helpful in examining tourism patterns.

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Canadian Tourism Commission: Research & Intelligence

As a world-class leader in tourism research and intelligence, the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) lets the facts and figures do the talking, offering data, market intelligence, industry analysis and e-business initiatives to support strategic and operational decisions.

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LinkBC: Tourism Online Resource Centre

Small Business BC

Small Business BC provides a range of articles on market research and advisory services to help businesses find the right resources.

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