September 2006

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through September 2006)


For Month SeptemberQuarter 3% Total Air Arrivals YTD

20052006% Diff.20052006% Diff.20052006# Diff.
USA5,5377,91643.00%24,60342,78873.90%69.70%82.60%83,818
Northeast1,2591,93453.60%6,37612,49395.90%20.50%26.30%28,632
Midwest8701,21840.00%3,8806,58569.70%15.10%18.10%18,594
Southeast1,9092,88851.30%7,25712,01665.60%17.80%19.30%17,851
Southwest8831,24040.40%4,9118,41171.30%11.20%13.10%13,027
West Coast6156363.40%2,1793,28350.70%5.10%5.80%5,715

Europe7688368.90%2,5873,13821.30%7.40%6.20%3,701
UK & Ireland6246697.20%1,9472,31218.70%5.60%4.60%2,510
Continental Europe14416716.00%64082629.10%1.80%1.60%1,191

Canada3984010.80%1,4221,60412.80%5.60%5.30%4,069

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

Other1,7921,002-44.10%8,4104,945-41.20%17.30%5.90%-8,754

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

Notes:

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