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The number of tourist arrivals in Jordan rose 3.7 percent year-on-year to 588.1 thousand in March of 2017, following a 6.7 percent increase in the previous month. The number of visitors increased the most from: Indonesia (117.8 percent); the United States (11.4 percent) and Saudi Arabia (0.3 percent).
In contrast, declines were recorded for Egypt (-11.4 percent); the United Kingdom (-10.2 percent); Germany (-40.9 percent); Turkey (-22.8 percent) and Iraq (-2.2 percent). In the first 3 months of the year, the number of tourist arrivals went up 6.2 percent.
Tourist Arrivals in Jordan averaged 687.92 Thousand from 2002 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 1680.70 Thousand in July of 2010 and a record low of 257.10 Thousand in April of 2003