Based on the information given below, answer the questions which follow.

The occupancy rate of a hotel is the share of available rooms that are occupied during a given time. Figure- I presents quarter wise average hotel occupancy in four regions (Asia-Pacific, America, Europe and Middle East & Africa) for the year 2016. Figure-2, shows the revenue of select hotel chains worldwide in 2016.

Figure-1: Region Wise Average Hotel Occupancy Rates

Occupancy rates

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Figure-2: Revenue of Select Hotel Chains Worldwide


Question 5

Considering the total revenue of the hotel industry in 2016 as 495.17 billion USD. what is the percentage contribution of revenue of select hotel chains to hotel industry revenue?


Required percentage = $$\ \ \ \frac{\ 24+16+12+6+6+4.5+2+0+0+0}{495.17}\times\ 100=\frac{70.5}{495.17}\times\ 100=14.23\%$$
The answer is option B.

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