Who is traveling abroad? "Young people in small towns" grew fastest after 1990 and 2000
In 2019, the age hierarchy of outbound tourists shows a dumbbell like growth. The compound annual growth rate of Post-00 is 40%, and that of post-90 is 58%. The proportion of the post-80s is 28%, although it is still the largest group in outbound tourism, but for the first time it is less than 30%.
With the opening of routes and the general improvement of consumption, non first tier city tourists have become the main driving force for the growth of outbound tourism market this year. New first tier cities grew by 80%, second tier cities by 124%, third tier cities and others by 160%.
In 2019, Shijiazhuang, Lanzhou, Xuzhou, Zhuhai, Yangzhou, Yantai, Nantong, Qingdao, Shenyang and Zunyi were the top ten black horse tourist source cities for outbound tourism. The number of outbound tourists in Shijiazhuang increased by 295%.