Research and Reports

  1. Oregon Travel Barometer

    The Travel Barometer is a quick-read dashboard of key travel indicators designed to show changes in the metrics that affect Oregon’s tourism industry. The Travel Barometer will be updated on a monthly basis (with lag time to compile the indicators).

  2. Oregon Tourism: Creating Meaningful Jobs

    On March 3, 2016 Oregon lawmakers passed HB4146, increasing the state transient lodging tax from 1 to 1.8 percent for…

  3. Oregon Travel Impacts: 1991 – 2017, Dean Runyan Associates

    This report describes the economic impacts of travel to and through the state and each of its 36 counties over the time period of 1991 to 2016.

  4. Outdoor Recreation Economy Report: 2017, Outdoor Industry Association

    Outdoor recreation is a growing and diverse economic sector that is a vital cornerstone of successful communities. This report calculates…