China Business Intelligence Network News: 2018 is a milestone year for the theme entertainment industry. The total number of visitors to the theme attractions of the top ten theme park groups exceeded 500 million for the first time. This figure is almost the world 7% of the total population. The overall number of visitors to the global water parks increased by 2.5%, of which the growth rate in North America was 5.8%, and the growth in Europe, the Middle East and Africa was 6.7%.
In the global ranking of water park visitors in 2018, 8 water parks received more than 1.5 million visitors, and 3 water parks exceeded 2 million. Among them, Chimelong Water Park in Guangzhou, China had the highest number of visitors, reaching 2.74 million; Typhoon Lake Water Park and Blizzard Water Park in Florida, USA ranked second and third with 227.1 and 2.003 million visitors respectively. In terms of growth rate, in 2018, FloridaThe number of visitors to the Volcano Bay increased by 15% year-on-year, the fastest growth rate; the Fangte Water Park in Wuhu, China also grew by 13.3%. The number of visitors to the Caribbean Bay Water Park in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, dropped by 13%.
Data source: compiled by the International Theme Entertainment Association and China Business Industry Research Institute
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