Importance of domestic tourism consumption and its connection to tourism employment
Anna Michálková – Martina Özoğlu
Recovery of tourism worldwide will be dependent on domestic tourism as it is stated by many world institutions engaged in tourism development. The aim of this paper is to determine the relationship between tourism consumption and its parts and tourism employment. For the purpose of this paper, the employment generated by tourism consumption is calculated and examined. The first step on the way to fulfill the aim of the paper was the correlation between employment in tourism industries and tourism consumption provided. Consecutively, based on the result from correlation, the following calculation of employment generated by tourism employment was provided. As there was found strong correlation between the variables, the inner analysis of the correlation was provided. Domestic expenditures as one of the major parts of tourism consumption, were compared with tourism employment. The main results show how domestic tourism expenditures influence the existence of placement in tourism industries. Results also offer different scenarios in post-pandemic recovery of tourism in Slovakia with a huge dependence on domestic tourism.
Domestic tourism, tourism consumption, tourism employment, expenditures.
Cite this paper
Michálková, A., & Özoğlu, M. (2023). Importance of domestic tourism consumption and its connection to tourism employment. In: 23rd International Joint Conference Central and Eastern Europe in the Changing Business Environment: Proceedings. Vydavateľstvo EKONÓM, Bratislava. pp. 144-159. https://doi.org/10.18267/pr.2023.kre.2490.11