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74% Decrease In Cypriots Returning From Abroad For August, Compared to Last Year

74% Decrease In Cypriots Returning From Abroad For August, Compared to Last Year

According to a press release from the Statistical Service, 43,792 residents of Cyprus returned from a trip abroad in August 2020, compared to 173,081 in the corresponding month last year, recording a decrease of 74,7%.


The main countries from which the residents of Cyprus returned in August 2020, were Greece, the United Kingdom, Germany, Austria and Bulgaria. As compared to August 2019, the returns of residents from Greece decreased by 62,3%, returns from the United Kingdom decreased by 83,1%, from Germany by 62,2%, from Austria by 76,4% and from Bulgaria by 88,7%.


The press release notes that the data for the month of August 2020 were obtained from processing of the data of the electronic platform “Cyprus Flight Pass,” however due to issues arising from the self-declared information provided by the passengers, it was not possible to provide a more extensive analysis.


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