New Data on Wellness Tourism: Projected to Hit $817 Billion This Year, $1.3 Trillion in 2025
The GWI’s new report on the global wellness economy includes eye-opening new data on the wellness travel market. It has the big picture numbers: In the pre-pandemic year of 2019, wellness tourism reached a record $720 billion, but then took a devastating hit in the pandemic year of 2020, falling to $436 billion. The future looks very bright: The GWI forecasts that the market will reach $817 billion in 2022 and soar to $1.3 trillion by 2025–the fastest growth rate of any wellness market through 2025.
Explore everything from the top 20 national markets to how much wellness travelers now spend per trip compared to regular tourists to how the pandemic changed the domestic vs. international wellness traveler equation.