Florida’s VMT, GDP, and Visitors Continue to Grow

Florida, being a tourist destination state, witnessed a 59.7% increase in tourists between 2010 and 2019. Within the same time frame, Florida's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased by 48.2% and vehicle miles traveled (VMT) increased by 15.3%.

Daily VMT, GDP and Visitors

% Change in GDP

% Change in Daily Vehicle Miles Traveled


Vehicle Miles Traveled: FDOT Transportation Data and Analytics Office - Public Road Mileage and Travel (DVMT) Report
GDP: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis - GDP by state
Visitors: Visit Florida - Annual Florida Visitor Study, D.K. Shifflet and Associates