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Croatia posts highest rise in air passenger numbers in SEE in 2018 - Eurostat

Croatia posts highest rise in air passenger numbers in SEE in 2018 - Eurostat Photo: Pixabay

SOFIA (Bulgaria), December 6 (SeeNews) - Croatia posted the sharpest annual increase in air passenger numbers among EU member states in Southeast Europe in 2018 - of 10.0%, the EU's statistical service Eurostat said on Friday. 

Croatian airports handled a total of 9.7 million passengers in 2018, Eurostat said in a statement. 

Overall in the EU, the number of air passengers rose by 6.0% to 1.1 billion in 2018.

Details on air passengers in EU member states in SEE in 2018 follow:

  Passengers ( in 1,000) pct change
Bulgaria 12,138 9.4%
Croatia 9,731 10.0%
Romania 19,317 7.7%
Slovenia  1,811 7.6%
Greece 54,259 8.1%
EU  1,105,937 6.0%

source: Eurostat

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