Cypriot residents travelled more abroad this August

More Cypriot residents travelled abroad in August this year compared to the same month last year, according data released on Monday by the Cyprus Statistical Service.

On the basis of the results of the Passengers Survey, 161,135 residents of Cyprus returned from a trip abroad this August compared to 150,103 in the same month last year, recording an increase of 7.3%.

In August 2016 there was an increase of 15.2% to the trips of residents from Greece (from 74,815 in August 2015 to 86,197 in August 2016) and 23.4% increase from the United Kingdom (from 13,684 to 16,887 this year).

Source: Cyprus News Agency.