Thursday, 7 March 2013

Questions (265)

Finian McGrath

Question:

265. Deputy Finian McGrath asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the number of tourists between the ages of 18 and 35 years who visit here as two out of every five tourist are under 35 years of age. [12069/13]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

The matter raised is an operational one for Failte Ireland, which collects such information under its tourism research function, through its surveys of overseas travellers.  I have referred the Deputy's Question to Failte Ireland for direct reply. Please advise my private office if you do not receive a reply within ten working days.