STEAM - Annual Tourism Figures
Annual Tourism Figures
Lancashire attracts 67 million visitors who generate £4.13 billion revenue and support over 59,000 jobs (Source: STEAM 2016).
Lancashire annual STEAM economic impact report 2016 (Scarborough Tourism Economic Activity Monitor) a model used by many Destinations Management Organisations. It uses locally derived data from a variety of sources such as hotels, attractions, tourist information centres, events and other accommodation to estimate the number of visitors, revenue generated and employment supported by tourism. The model provides the county with a continuous tourism economic impact dataset which reveals trends and helps highlight areas of particular growth or in need of support.