AHLA Research

July 27th, 2022

2022 Midyear State of the Industry Report

Midway through 2022, the industry continues to make strides toward recovery.

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Oxford Economics Heavily-Impacted Lodging Markets May 2021

The American Hotel & Lodging Association engaged Oxford Economics to conduct research to provide a better understanding of performance trends in US hotel markets that are continuing to experience the greatest negative pandemic-related impacts.

May 21st, 2021

Women in Hospitality Leadership

Castell Project’s fourth annual report benchmarking women in hospitality industry leadership reflects broad awareness of the value of women in leadership.

April 19th, 2021

State Facts

America's lodging industry is working hard in all 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. Get a snapshot of each state and congressional district's lodging industry and the broad economic contribution it makes to that state and its citizens.

March 1st, 2021

Fact Sheet: 2021 COVID-19 State Impact

An Oxford Economic Analysis shows that the pandemic has been devastating to the hospitality industry workforce, wiping out 10 years of hotel job growth.

February 1st, 2021

AHLA's 2021 State of the Industry Report

This report examines the high-level economics of the hotel industry’s recovery, the specific impact on and the eventual return of business travel, and consumer travel sentiments.

January 31st, 2021

Survey of Hotels on Financial Crisis: 11.18.2020

A survey of AHLA Members on the financial impact on Covid showing 71% of hotels won’t make it another 6 months without further federal assistance.

November 18th, 2020

6-Month COVID Financial Status Survey of Hotels

AHLA conducted a survey of more than 1,000 members from September 14-16, 2020. Survey topics included the hotel’s financial outlook and staffing levels at the six month point into the COVID pandemic.

September 21st, 2020

2019 AHLA Lodging Tax Study

Funded by AHLEF and conducted by STR and RRC Associates with help from ISHAE's Lodging Tax Taskforce, this study provides information by state on lodging tax structure, collections, and tax in the largest cities.

September 1st, 2020

Hotel Staffing, Hiring and Rehiring: 07.27.2020

A survey of AHLA Members on the staffing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic showed that nearly nine in ten hotels were forced to lay off or furlough employees due to COVID-19 and the resulting drop in travel. Four months into the crisis, only 37 percent of survey respondents reported that they were able to bring back at least half of their full-time employees.

July 27th, 2020

Survey of Hotels on Job Loss and Rehiring: 05.14.2020

AHLA conducted a survey of over 900 members on May 12-14, 2020 in regards to layoffs, furloughs and efforts to rehire and retain employees.

May 14th, 2020

Survey of Hotels on PPP and Debt Issues: 04.30.2020

AHLA conducted a survey of over 900 members on April 28-30, 2020 on a variety of topics including the Paycheck Protection Program and debt issues.

April 30th, 2020

U.S. Economy and Hotel Industry 2020 Outlook

This quarterly report created by Tourism Economics, an Oxford Economics Company, provides AHLA members with the information they need in order to assess the international travel market in a timely manner.

February 1st, 2020