May 2009

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through May 2009)

For Month MayQuarter 2% Total Air Arrivals YTD

20082009% Diff.20082009% Diff.20082009# Diff.
West Coast2,0461,464-28.4%4,2263,270-22.6%5.8%5.1%-2,131

UK & Ireland1,3611,136-16.5%2,9942,624-12.4%5.1%5.3%-809
Continental Europe454324-28.6%1,082784-27.5%1.90%1.80%-378


DOT Subtotal24,04219,882-17.3%52,27846,077-11.9%94.7%94.7%-18,793


Total Air25,72221,438-16.7%55,70049,411-11.3% 

Total Cruise 101,312 119,329 17.78% 808,354 724,089 -10.42%  


Month: May    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