To have an integral and public tool that helps the government and the different sectors of the economy to make decisions, and to generate management mechanisms based on local realities.
What is it?
It is a permanent body dedicated to the research, analysis, evaluation and consultation of tourism activity in its different modalities, through intersectoral and multidisciplinary work that makes it possible to measure and monitor tourism activity, as well as the variables that affect it.
Its Objectives (Article 2 of the Creation Agreement):
l. To measure and evaluate the performance of the tourism sector from the global perspective of society and government; as well as its contribution to the general development of the State;
ll. To generate tourism information for permanent consultation within the reach of society, academia, government and interest groups;
III. To identify social phenomena that affect the development of the tourism sector in the State;
IV. To propose the linking of the performance of the tourism sector with other strategic processes of development, such as competitiveness, sustainability and social inclusion in the State;
V. To promote studies and research in tourism matters; and
VI. To generate information to facilitate and guide decision-making as well as the implementation of actions by the public, educational, private and social sectors.