February 1, 2017
U.S. Citizen International Travel Increased Four Percent in November 2016
U.S. outbound totaled 72.6 million in 2016, up Eight percent for the year
Solid Growth to Canada, Europe and Asia, Declines to Latin regions for the month
November 2016/2015 Comparisons
U.S. travel to all international regions totaled 5.6 million for November, up four percent.
U.S. travel to overseas markets (1) totaled 2.3 million, no growth in November but up six percent for the year (31.8 million). Regional results for the month were as follows:
U.S. travel to other North American markets totaled 3.3 million and was up six percent compared to November 2015. Travel to Canada and Mexico for the year (40.7 million) was up nine percent.
November 2016 YTD Market Share
U.S. travel tooverseaslocations accounted for 44 percent of U.S. outbound international travel.
North American markets received 56 percent of all U.S. international outbound travel.
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NTTO reports U.S. outbound travel monthly by all modes, expanding beyond air-only traffic. Total departure travel, inclusive of all modes, to Canada and Mexico is reported in addition to the air-only subtotals. The timing of this report is dependent on receipt of aggregate data from Stats Canada and Banco de Mexico.
U.S. Department of Commerce
International Trade Administration