March 2003

Public Tourism Arrivals Report

  For Month March Quarter 1 % Total Air Arrivals YTD
  2002 2003 % Diff. 2002 2003 % Diff. 2002 2003 # Diff.
USA33,48229,294-12.5%76,98172,510-5.8%83.2%82.9%-4,471
Northeast10,6448,591-19.3%27,96725,488-8.9%30.2%29.2%-2,479
Midwest12,22710,745-12.1%26,67725,283-5.2%28.8%28.9%-1,394
Southeast4,8914,614-5.7%10,71710,302-3.9%11.6%11.8%-415
Southwest4,2054,164-1.0%8,1658,1690.0%8.8%9.3%4
West Coast1,5141,180-22.1%3,4553,268-5.4%3.7%3.7%-187

Europe1,9011,490-21.6%4,8964,639-5.2%5.3%5.3%-257
UK1,4111,192-15.5%3,6903,609-2.2%4.0%4.1%-81
France233151-35.2%609565-7.2%0.7%0.6%-44
Italy9946-53.5%246163-33.7%0.3%0.2%-83
Germany11371-37.2%239209-12.6%0.3%0.2%-30
Spain4530-33.3%11293-17.0%0.1%0.1%-19

Canada1,9451,886-3.0%5,5455,411-2.4%6.0%6.2%-134

DOT
Subtotal
37,32832,670-12.5%87,42282,560-5.6%94.5%94.4%-4,862

Other2,0501,751-14.6%5,1094,858-4.9%5.5%5.6%-251

Total Air39,37834,421-12.6%92,53187,418-5.5%   

Total
Cruise
158,156171,6298.52%457,090524,39214.72%