Curaçao welcomed altogether during the year 2019 1,293,011 tourist arrivals. The Curaçao Ports Authority recorded 809,874 cruise arrivals, while the Curaçao Tourist Board registered 463,685 stayover visitors who spent 4.1 million nights in Curaçao. On average the stayover visitors spent 7.8 nights per person in 2019. Smith Travel Research reported an average occupancy of 71.7% during this period accompanied by an average daily rate $158.51. The Ministry of Economic Development together with CTB calculated the total economic impact (direct + indirect) including cruise tourism at 1.2 billion US $ in 2019 using the Turistika Model.