The data is from 2008 to 2011. Melaka tourist arrival increasing every year..We narrowed it to top 10 countries.
Facts about international tourist arrival (UNWTO World Tourism Organization):
*Tourists (overnight visitors) i.e. a visitor who stays at least one night in a collective or private accommodation in the country visited. Same-day visitors are not included.
*The number of arrivals – not to the number of persons. The same person who makes several trips to a given country during a given period will be counted as a new arrival each time, as well as a person who travels through several countries on one trip is counted as a new arrival each time.
World Tourism Organisation announced that World tourist numbers surge to nearly 1.1 billion in 2013 despite global economic problems. Asia Pacific region leading the Industry last year. This year 2014 they also expected the industry to grow again by 4.0-4.5 per cent. Tourist arrivals rose at the fastest rate in the Asia-Pacific, where numbers were up by six per cent to 248 million – See more at: http://www.themalaymailonline.com/travel/article/world-tourist-numbers-surge-to-nearly-1.1-billion#sthash.56KqnKYs.dpuf