September 2008

Public Tourism Arrivals Report (through September 2008)


For Month September Quarter 3 % Total Air Arrivals YTD

2007 2008 % Diff. 2007 2008 % Diff. 2007 2008 # Diff.
USA 8,716 7,434 -14.70% 45,130 48,592 7.70% 80.60% 80.60% 15,446
Northeast 2,405 2,074 -13.80% 13,390 15,182 13.40% 26.30% 27.70% 8,529
Midwest 1,387 1,107 -20.20% 6,453 6,691 3.70% 17.30% 16.60% 1,707
Southeast 2,556 2,530 -1.00% 12,495 12,272 -1.80% 18.20% 17.00% 734
Southwest 1,567 1,155 -26.30% 8,808 10,240 16.30% 12.70% 13.00% 3,350
West Coast 802 568 -29.20% 3,984 4,207 5.60% 6.30% 6.20% 1,125
 
Europe 986 1,003 1.70% 3,880 4,101 5.70% 6.70% 6.60% 1,105
UK & Ireland 767 768 0.10% 2,905 2,860 -1.50% 5.00% 4.80% 462
Continental Europe 219 235 7.30% 975 1,241 27.30% 1.60% 1.80% 643
 
Canada 549 484 -11.80% 2,076 1,971 -5.10% 5.50% 5.80% 1,727
 
DOT Subtotal 10,251 8,921 -13.00% 51,086 54,664 7.00% 92.80% 93.00% 18,278
 
Other 1,206 1,409 16.80% 6,747 7,303 8.20% 7.20% 7.00% 1,091

Total Air 11,457 10,330 -9.80% 57,833 61,967 7.10%  

Total Cruise 69,802 69,372 -0.62% 278,751 265,267 -4.84%  

Notes:

Month: September    Year: 2008

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