*All data comes from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority’s international visitation estimates for 2014 vs. 2015.
South Koreans led the surge in overseas visitors to Las Vegas, a 26.9 percent increase, followed by a 25.8 percent increase in tourists from Ireland and a 20.9 percent increase from Hong Kong.
The largest decrease in international travelers came from Russia, with 15.1 percent fewer Slavs visiting Sin City.
47.3 percent of international travelers come from our North American neighbors, Canada and Mexico (53 percent overseas).
The United Kingdom makes up 12.5 percent of international visitors—the highest percentage of overseas travelers.