March 2009

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through March 2009)


For Month MarchQuarter 1% Total Air Arrivals YTD

20082009% Diff.20082009% Diff.20082009# Diff.
USA 31,023 25,240 -18.6% 75,504 64,389 -14.7% 79.8% 79.4% -11,115
Northeast 10,654 8,247 -22.6% 27,726 24,269 -12.5% 29.3% 29.9% -3,458
Midwest 9,430 7,778 -17.5% 21,767 18,566 -14.7% 23.0% 22.9% -3,194
Southeast 4,992 3,963 -20.6% 12,507 10,341 -17.3% 13.2% 12.7% -2,174
Southwest 4,093 3,969 -3.0% 8,974 7,855 -12.5% 9.5% 9.7% -1,115
West Coast 1,854 1,283 -30.8% 4,530 3,359 -25.8% 4.8% 4.1% -1,174

Europe 2,450 2,109 -13.9% 6,412 5,893 -8.1% 6.8% 7.3% -519
UK & Ireland 1,790 1,606 -10.3% 4,742 4,303 -9.3% 5.0% 5.3% -439
Continental Europe 660 503 -23.8% 1,670 1,590 -4.8% 1.8% 20% -80

Canada 2,978 2,780 -6.6% 8,223 7,265 -11.7% 8.7% 9.0% -958

DOT Subtotal 36,451 30,129 -17.3% 90,139 77,547 -14.0% 95.2% 95.6% -12,592

Other 1,974 1,065 -46.0% 4,511 3,533 -21.7% 4.8% 4.4% -978

Total Air 38,425 31,194 -18.82% 94,650 81,080 -14.34%  

Total Cruise 182,622 167,418 -8.33% 553,993 465,884 -15.90%  

Notes:

Month: March    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