TOURISM                                                   
          1,991 1,992 1,993 1,994 1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005   2006   2007   2008
No. of Tourist Resorts       67 69 69 69 64 73 73 73 79 84 86 87 87 87 87 87   88   91   93
Tourist Arrivals       196112 235852 241020 279982 195,156 314,869 338,733 365,563 395,725 429,666 467,154 460,984 484,680 563,593 616,716 395,320   601,923   675,889   683,012
Growth in Tourist Arrivals (%)     0.5 20.3 2.2 16.2 23.1 12.5 7.6 7.9 8.3 8.6 8.7 -1.3 5.1 16.3 9.4 -35.9   52.3   12.3   1.1
Beds in operation (annual average)   9,046 9,662 10,351 11,638 - - - - - 15,118 16,478 15,812 16,131 16,692 16,621 13,946     16,244   17,533   19,081
Total Bed Capacity       9046 9662 10351 11638 8,729 12,312 13,508 14,031 16,096 17,531 18,730 18,765 18,827 19,110 19,595 20,198   20,505   22,187   23,464
  Resorts       7,855 8,487 9,061 10,160 7,621 10,688 11,472 11,958 13,808 15,044 15,914 16,318 16,400 16,444 16,858 17,298   17,712   18,938   19,770
  Hotels       158 158 158 216 166 312 312 276 418 466 744 688 670 670 636 636   713 1_/ 836 1_/ 1,110
  Marinas               - - - - - - - - - - - 50   90   90   90
  Guest Houses     374 408 467 472 339 400 246 313 293 321 356 367 282 360 425 425   391   400   400
  Safari Vessels     659 609 665 790 603 912 1,478 1,484 1,577 1,700 1,716 1,392 1,475 1,636 1,676 1,789   1,599   1,923   2,094
Increase in Bed Capacity  of Resorts (over previous yr) 3.070463 8.045831 6.763285 12.1289 0.94 5.20 7.34 4.24 15.47 8.95 5.78 2.54 0.50 0.27 2.52 2.61   2.39   6.92   4.39
Bed Capacity Utilization Rate (%)     63.2 66.2 64.8 67.9 60.3 70.5 72.8 77.4 76.2 69.7 68.2 65.6 69.0 77.2 83.9 64.5   81.4   82.8   78.0
Tourist Bed-nights('000)     1725 1975 2092 2350.803 1,682 2,725 3,039 3,271 3,467 3,718 3,937 3,933 4,067 4,705 5,110 3,300   4,826   5,293   5,451
Increase in Tourist Bed-nights             15.0 15.9 11.5 7.6 6.0 7.3 5.9 -0.1 3.4 15.7 8.6 -35.4   46.2   9.7   3.0
Average Duration of Stay (days)     8.8 8.4 8.7 8.4 8.6 8.7 9.0 8.9 8.8 8.7 8.4 8.5 8.4 8.3 8.3 8.3   8.0   8.5   8.8
Tourism Tax (In Million Rf)     108.1 129.1 136 161.3 95.1 188.8 215.8 257.0 257.7 276.0 276.6 292.7 305.2 359.8 409.5 345.0   495.7   547.3   588.7(Est)
Tourism Revenue (In Million Rf)     159.7 191.1 217.1 280.5 141.7 338.6 400.9 505.5 525.1 627.9 693.3 715.9 883.1 899.7 921.5 911.8   1,777.0   2,216   2102.3
Tourism Expenditure (In Million Rf)   8.5 9.6 10.5 13.0 6.6 19.1 17.70 23.90 15.80 22.90 27.70 31.40 35.9 34.9 56.3 57.4   100.8   103.8   104.8
Tourism Receipts (In million US$)     95.3 138 146.3825 180.7218 88.7 210.7 265.6 286.0 303.0 313.5 320.7 327.1 337.1 401.6 470.9 286.6   512.4   602.4   696.3 (Est.)
Tourism Contribution to GDP (%)     32.9 33.4 32.6 33.5 34.1 34.5 35.0 34.1 32.8 32.7 33.0 31.9 30.9 32.7 32.3 22.7   27.4   27.9 5_/    27.2 5_/
1_/ Revised                                                  
5_/ Revised on March 2009