Top 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa with the most developed travel and tourism sectors in 2022

The 2021 edition of the index assesses 117 economies, identifying key factors enabling sustainable and resilient growth of the travel and tourism economies. The index also provides a strategic benchmarking tool for companies, governments, international organizations and others to develop the travel and tourism sector.

Let’s take a look at the top SSA countries in the 2021 Travel and Tourism Development Index.

Top 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa with the most developed travel and tourism sectors in 2022

Highlights of WEF Travel and Tourism Development Index (TTDI) 2021.

According to the report, Sub-Saharan Africa (Africa) has seen the greatest improvement in TTDI performance since 2019, with 17 of the 21 countries in the region covered by the index increasing their TTDI scores. However, the report notes that the region still lags behind other regions, undermining its great potential as a T&T economy.

The top scorers in Eastern, Southern and Western Africa are Mauritius, South Africa and Cape Verde (82nd) ​​respectively. However, the report ranks South Africa as the African country with the largest T&T economy.

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