RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Institute for Research and Tourism Studies of Rio de Janeiro, the Association of Tourism Ambassadors of Rio de Janeiro and the CIETH Technical School of Tourism conducted a survey of 1080 foreign tourists visiting Rio de Janeiro from December 1st to 26th.
Coordinated by professors Bayard Boiteux and Marcos Neves, the survey was conducted in Copacabacana, Downtown, Flamengo, Catete, Barra da Tijuca, Leblon, Ipanema, and Santa Teresa by 12 researchers. The survey's error margin is three percent.
The survey findings:
35 percent - Europe
27 percent - North America . . .