Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) revealed that Maldivians on average spend USD 1,000 on mid-year off-peak season holidays abroad.
MMA’s surveys conducted last year on Maldivian expenses depict that the highest amount was used for business and official trips overseas. Accordingly, the average for off-peak and peak seasons was USD 1,172 and USD 1,113 respectively.
An average amount of USD 1,003 and USD 880 was recorded for off-peak and peak season respectively for medical trips abroad.
The average amount of expenses for off-peak and peak season leisure holidays USD 1,085 and USD 890 respectively.
According to statistics, the highest amount of expenses were made during off-peak season. The survey also revealed that there were steady increments in expenses over the years since 2015.
The Maldivian expenses for off-peak season trips were USD 780.
Since the survey’s initiation in 2015, it has been conducted annually.
While 56 per cent of total travellers during a week in the off-peak season were surveyed, 66 per cent were inquired during a week in peak season last year.
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