2016 TEA – Themed Entertainment Association Attendance Report Released

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The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) and AECOM have released their 2016 attendance numbers for the theme parks around the world. The Walt Disney World parks saw moderate decreases in attendance over their 2015 numbers with the top 10 parks in the world found below:

Rank Park / Location % Change 2016 Attendance 2015 Attendance
1 Magic Kingdom
Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, FL, U.S.
-0.5% 20,395,000 20,492,000
2 Disneyland
Anaheim, Ca, U.S.
-1.8% 17,943,000 18,278,000
3 Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo, Japan
-0.4% 16,540,000 16,600,000
4 Universal Studios Japan
Osaka, Japan
4.3% 14,500,000 13,900,000
5 Tokyo Disney Sea
Tokyo, Japan
-1.0% 13,460,000 13,600,000
6 Epcot
Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, FL, U.S.
-0.7% 11,712,000 11,798,000
7 Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, FL, U.S.
-0.7% 10,844,000 10,922,000
8 Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, FL, U.S.
-0.5% 10,776,000 10,828,000
9 Universal Studios
Universal Orlando, FL, U.S.
4.3% 9,998,000 9,585,000
10 Islands of Adventure
Universal Orlando, FL, U.S.
6.5% 9,362,000 8,792,000

The full report has the top 25 amusement parks worldwide as well as other information.