Field Detail
Theme Communication and Infrastructure
Code T-ACS-1.1.1
Sub-theme Transport
Sub-sub-theme Aviation
Name Number of international passenger flights arriving per week (Total no. of regular passenger flights arriving from intl destinations by all service providers operating in country)
Definition AccessibilityTotal number of regular international passenger flights arriving from international destinations by all service providers operating in country
Assumptions Figure is total number of flights arriving at international hub from abroad - includes multiple flights from the same destination.
Limitations Timetables will be seasonal, services may be added and withdrawn through the year.
Purpose/Rationale Assessment of ease of access for overseas visitors, helping support tourism, and access to foreign markets for exports/business.
Policy Linkages National Development plans
Preferred Data Sources Airport/Civil Aviation Authority
Alternative_Data Sources Ministry of transport
Primary Data Collection System Survey - SPC contacting national ministries and agencies
Frequency of Data Collection Annual
SPC Responsibility - Data Management EDD
SPC Programme EDD