July 2018 Timeshare Datashare  

U.S. Timeshare Owner Vacation Spending 

Provided by ARDA International Foundation 

According to the newly released AIF Economic Impact of the Timeshare Industry on the U.S. Economy, 2018 Edition, spending by timeshare owners and guests during timeshare stays was estimated at $7.23 billion in 2017. About $2.88 billion was spent on-site at resorts, while $4.35 billion was spent off-site in the communities where the timeshare resorts are located. On average, each traveling party spent $2,026 per vacation. The table below shows the distribution of total spending by timeshare vacationers across major categories of expenditures. Based on an average travel party size of 3.42 people, the average total spending per person is $592. 
                                                         

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Source: Economic Impact of the Timeshare Industry on the U.S. Economy, 2018 Edition conducted for the AIF by Ernst & Young