February 2009

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through February 2009)


For Month FebruaryQuarter 1% Total Air Arrivals YTD

20082009% Diff.20082009% Diff.20082009# Diff.
USA 24,074 20,746 -13.8% 44,481 39,149 -12.0% 79.1% 78.5% -5,332
Northeast 9,978 9,251 -7.3% 17,073 16,022 -6.2% 30.4% 32.1% -1,034
Midwest 6,791 5,555 -18.2% 12,337 10,788 -12.6% 21.9% 21.6% -1,551
Southeast 3,632 3,191 -12.1% 7,515 6,378 -15.1% 13.4% 12.8% -1,142
Southwest 2,324 1,719 -26.0% 4,880 3,886 -20.4% 8.7% 7.8% -1,002
West Coast 1,350 1,030 -23.7% 2,676 2,075 -22.5% 4.8% 4.2% -603

Europe 2,174 2,014 -7.4% 3,962 3,784 -4.5% 7.0% 7.6% -178
UK & Ireland 1,650 1,448 -12.2% 2,952 2,697 -8.6% 5.3% 5.4% -255
Continental Europe 524 566 8.0% 1,010 1,087 7.6% 1.80% 2.20% 77

Canada 2,837 2,562 -9.7% 5,245 4,485 -14.5% 9.3% 9.0% -760

DOT Subtotal 29,085 25,322 -12.9% 53,688 47,418 -11.7% 95.5% 95.1% -6,270

Other 1,295 1,160 -10.4% 2,537 2,468 -2.7% 4.5% 4.9% -69

Total Air 30,380 26,482 -12.8% 56,225 49,886 -11.3%  

Total Cruise 176,154 136,809 -22.34% 371,371 298,466 -19.63%  

Notes:

Month: February    Year: 2009

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, Ireland, 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, United Kingdom 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