February 2006

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through February 2006)


For Month February Quarter 1 % Total Air Arrivals YTD

2005 2006 % Diff. 2005 2006 % Diff. 2005 2006 # Diff.
USA 9,355 20,079 114.60% 16,040 36,218 125.80% 70.30% 80.20% 20,178
Northeast 3,835 8,235 114.70% 5,996 14,051 134.30% 26.30% 31.20% 8,072
Midwest 2,700 5,966 121.00% 4,373 10,742 145.60% 19.20% 23.80% 6,367
Southeast 1,596 3,079 92.90% 3,306 5,848 76.90% 14.50% 12.90% 2,539
Southwest 813 1,638 101.50% 1,560 3,450 121.20% 6.80% 7.60% 1,879
West Coast 410 1,160 182.90% 805 2,127 164.20% 3.50% 4.70% 1,322

Europe 1,071 1,633 52.50% 1,791 2,947 64.50% 7.90% 6.50% 1,156
UK 771 1,268 64.50% 1,301 2,256 73.40% 5.70% 5.00% 955
France 164 246 50.00% 271 424 56.50% 1.20% 0.90% 153
Italy 34 24 -29.40% 66 77 16.70% 0.30% 0.20% 11
Germany 85 74 -12.90% 110 153 39.10% 0.50% 0.30% 43
Spain 17 21 23.50% 43 37 -14.00% 0.20% 0.10% -6

Canada 1,058 2,146 102.80% 1,848 3,827 107.10% 8.10% 8.50% 1,979

DOT Subtotal 11,484 23,858 107.70% 19,679 42,992 118.50% 86.30% 95.20% 23,313

Other 1,718 1,146 -33.30% 3,124 2,175 -30.40% 13.70% 4.80% -949

Total Air 13,202 25,004 89.40% 22,803 45,167 98.10% _

Total Cruise 201,761 180,675 -10.45% 372,722 392,353 5.27% _


Notes:

Month: May    Year: 2006

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