December 2011

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through December 2011)

For Month DecemberQuarter 4% Total Air Arrivals YTD
20102011% Diff.20102011% Diff.20102011# Diff.
USA22,90024,0795.1%51,10653,9845.6%79.3%78.6%14,468
Northeast8,7218,382-3.9%18,50118,375-0.7%29.1%27.7%1,987
Midwest5,5415,8986.4%11,17411,8806.3%17.1%17.0%3,454
Southeast3,7114,17512.5%9,76510,5798.3%14.6%14.8%3,531
Southwest3,3033,63810.1%7,8438,65510.4%13.3%13.6%3,808
West Coast1,6241,98622.3%3,8224,49517.6%5.3%5.4%1,687

Europe2,4132,5606.1%5,3275,7798.5%6.9%6.8%1,282
UK & Ireland1,6031,6855.1%3,6183,7593.9%4.7%4.4%170
Continental Europe8108758.0%1,7092,02018.2%2.2%2.4%1,112

Canada3,4123,381-0.9%6,3066,7086.4%6.8%8.0%5,130

DOT Subtotal28,72530,0204.5%62,73966,4715.9%92.9%93.4%20,880

Other2,6663,33325.0%5,5996,17310.3%7.1%6.6%-61

Total Air31,39133,3536.3%68,33872,6446.3% 

Total Cruise 175,593 159,471 -9.2% 415,530 338,942 -18.4%  

Notes:

Month: December    Year: 2011

The CONTINENTAL EUROPE break includes visitor arrivals from all other countries outside of the UK & Ireland as follows: Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine and Vatican City

USA state breakdowns by region are as follows:
Northeast: CT, DC, DE, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV
Midwest: IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, MT, ND, OH, SD, WI, WY
Southeast: AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN
Southwest: AK, AR, AZ, CO, HI, KS, LA, NE, NM, OK, TX, UT
West Coast: CA, ID, NV, OR, WA