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Expedia® Vacation Deprivation Report 2017: Indians #1 to feel very vacation deprived globally (25%), even though India ranks at #5 this year

On December 20, 2017 at 12:00 AM

74% Indians would prefer an unlimited vacation policy

Independence #1 criteria for Indians to take solo trips (64%, 2nd highest globally)

About the survey: Expedia®, world’s largest full service online travel agency, today released the results of the 2017 Vacation Deprivation® study, an annual survey of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents. The survey ranks India as the 5th most vacation deprived country globally, just after South Korea (82%), France (66%), Malaysia (65%), and Hong Kong (64%). Findings that further corroborate this are 55% Indians take fewer days of the vacation days they get and 28% don’t take leaves as work schedule does not allow for vacation or there are not enough staff to cover. Read more

Expedia Vacation Deprivation Report 2016

On December 13, 2016 at 12:00 AM

71% Indians cancelled or postponed vacation plans because of work

Despite 77% bosses supporting employees to take their vacation time in 2016 vis-à-vis 70% last year Read more

Expedia® Vacation Deprivation Report 2017: Indians #1 to feel very vacation deprived globally (25%), even though India ranks at #5 this year

On December 20, 2017 at 12:00 AM

74% Indians would prefer an unlimited vacation policy

Independence #1 criteria for Indians to take solo trips (64%, 2nd highest globally)

 

About the survey: Expedia®, world’s largest full service online travel agency, today released the results of the 2017 Vacation Deprivation® study, an annual survey of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents. The survey ranks India as the 5th most vacation deprived country globally, just after South Korea (82%), France (66%), Malaysia (65%), and Hong Kong (64%). Findings that further corroborate this are 55% Indians take fewer days of the vacation days they get and 28% don’t take leaves as work schedule does not allow for vacation or there are not enough staff to cover. Read more