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Flashcards in Tourism - Kenya Deck (6):
1

How many tourists visited Kenya in 2005?

1.68 million

2

How much of Kenya's GDP comes from tourism?

62%

3

What percentage of Kenya's tourists come from outside Africa?

70%

4

For every £1 spent, how much goes to the Kenyan government?

8p

5

Name 4 positive impacts of tourism on Kenya

Incentive to protect wildlife, generates jobs, improved infrastructure built in response, profits reinvested e.g. in education

6

Name 4 negative impacts of tourism on Kenya

Environmental damage, inequality in profit distribution (most profits end up back in MEDCs), loss of culture (cultural homogenisation), damage to water cycle and supply