March 2002

Public Tourism Arrivals Report

  For Month March Quarter 1 % Total Air Arrivals YTD
  2001 2002 % Diff. 2001 2002 % Diff. 2001 2002 # Diff.
USA35,49933,482-5.7%87,34576,981-11.9%83.6%83.2%-10,364
Northeast10,98610,644-3.1%31,77527,967-12.0%30.4%30.2%-3,808
Midwest12,64312,227-3.3%29,41826,677-9.3%28.1%28.8%-2,741
Southeast5,3954,891-9.3%12,12510,717-11.6%11.6%11.6%-1,408
Southwest5,0164,205-16.2%10,0878,165-19.1%9.7%8.8%-1,922
West Coast1,4591,5143.8%3,9403,455-12.3%3.8%3.7%-485

Europe2,0491,901-7.2%5,8244,896-15.9%5.6%5.3%-928
UK1,4921,411-5.4%4,1713,690-11.5%4.0%4.0%-481
France266233-12.4%859609-29.1%0.8%0.7%-250
Italy619962.3%267246-7.9%0.3%0.3%-21
Germany182113-37.9%380239-37.1%0.4%0.3%-141
Spain4845-6.3%147112-23.8%0.1%0.1%-35

Canada2,0441,945-4.8%5,4075,5452.6%5.2%6.0%138

DOT Subtotal39,59237,328-5.7%98,57687,422-11.3%94.3%94.5%-11,154

Other1,9662,0504.3%5,9435,109-14.0%5.7%5.5%-834

Total Air41,55839,378-5.2%104,51992,531-11.5%   
 
Total Cruise 119,752 158,156 32.07% 336,980 457,090 35.64%