September 2006

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through September 2006)

For Month SeptemberQuarter 3% Total Air Arrivals YTD

20052006% Diff.20052006% Diff.20052006# Diff.
West Coast6156363.40%2,1793,28350.70%5.10%5.80%5,715

UK & Ireland6246697.20%1,9472,31218.70%5.60%4.60%2,510
Continental Europe14416716.00%64082629.10%1.80%1.60%1,191


DOT Subtotal6,7039,15336.60%28,61247,53066.10%82.70%94.10%91,588


Total Air8,49510,15519.50%37,02252,47541.70%_
Total Cruise 118,466 110,971 -6.33% 327,567 377,931 15.38% _


Month: September    Year: 2006

The CONTINENTAL EUROPE break includes visitor arrivals from all other countries outside of the UK & Ireland as follows:

Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Croatia, Denmark, Dronning Maud Land,Estonia, Faerore Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Holy See, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mayen Islands, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, Yugoslavia.

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