December 2003

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (thru December 2003)

  For Month December Quarter 4 % Total Air Arrivals YTD
  2002 2003 % Diff. 2002 2003 % Diff. 2002 2003 # Diff.
USA21,63322,7415.1%53,07754,3482.4%80.9%79.2%-12,449
Northeast7,2297,7877.7%17,39817,269-0.7%26.7%25.3%-6,500
Midwest6,6306,338-4.4%14,21613,587-4.4%20.8%20.0%-4,162
Southeast3,5473,92510.7%10,34810,5652.1%15.6%15.6%-1,537
Southwest2,6673,00912.8%7,4178,40313.3%12.4%12.5%-822
West Coast1,5591,6827.9%3,6984,52422.3%5.4%5.7%572

Europe2,0882,2196.3%4,7925,2249.0%5.9%6.2%332
UK1,6131,7297.2%3,7344,0899.5%4.5%4.8%424
France2252344.0%53759310.4%0.7%0.7%60
Italy136127-6.6%236185-21.6%0.3%0.3%-134
Germany8410525.0%20825623.1%0.3%0.3%-34
Spain3024-20.0%7710131.2%0.1%0.1%16

Canada1,7651,8716.0%3,7374,11910.2%4.5%4.8%556

DOT Subtotal25,48626,8315.3%61,60663,6913.4%91.3%90.2%-11,561

Other3,5744,01712.4%7,5088,78117.0%8.7%9.8%2,281

Total Air29,06030,8486.2%69,11472,4724.9%   
 
Total Cruise 173,131 206,791 19.4% 391,572 530,335 35.44%