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  • Tourism
    • Is a rapidly growing industry and has far-reaching economic and environmental impact across the world.
    • In 2010, 940 million people were recorded as arriving in a country from abroad because of tourism.
      • This is worth $919 billion dollars, making tourism one of the world's largest industries.
    • Reasons behind tourism growth
      • More affluence
      • Greater awareness
      • More car ownership
      • Improvements in technology
      • More leisure time
      • More choice
    • Tourism can help a country's economy and infrastructure. For example it provides jobs.


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