Основан в 1907 году
в России и за рубежом
The relevance of researching the issues of analysis and evaluation of domestic tourism development in Russia is caused by the necessity of having objective information on domestic tourism development based on which the field development forecast can be built, important infrastructural and investing decisions can be made. This article is aimed at studying existing approaches to evaluation of domestic tourism development significance in Russia, identifying the discrepancies in official statistics and elaboration of recommendations for improving the systems of analysis and evaluation of domestic tourism development. We used the methods of systematization and generalization, quantitative and qualitative research allowing to review this issue in complex, considering plenty of factors that impact on domestic tourism development. The article contain the analysis of statistical data on results of domestic tourism development and domestic industry status in Russia that are represented by government authorities, tourist business and public tourist organizations. There are offered recommendations for evaluation criteria of domestic tourism and optimization the methods of its statistical calculations. The article will be useful for regional and federal authorities, higher education establishments, preparing students specializing in tourism also for everyone who is interested in problems of statistical calculations and domestic tourism development analysis in Russia.