U.S. Citizen Traffic to Overseas Regions, Canada & Mexico 2015
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U.S. CITIZEN TRAVEL TO INTERNATIONAL REGIONS
2015 YTD
Total % Change Market
Regions Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD YTD (1) Share
Europe 585,982 500,982 840,187 926,094 1,339,841 1,741,971 1,518,260 1,279,176 1,357,057 978,329 706,325 824,656 12,598,860 5.9% 17.2%
Caribbean 560,268 610,837 755,526 671,777 647,866 783,320 852,692 656,606 403,601 477,299 523,274 705,131 7,648,197 6.6% 10.4%
Asia 392,463 325,069 439,242 403,753 409,652 436,330 413,295 365,482 358,203 442,988 418,257 437,926 4,842,660 7.4% 6.6%
South America 129,211 135,309 154,234 126,276 146,458 182,575 179,749 156,707 128,821 139,398 156,448 234,277 1,869,463 5.5% 2.5%
Central America  223,884 230,021 283,876 208,872 207,285 301,400 306,278 207,156 132,265 157,957 210,852 321,019 2,790,865 3.5% 3.8%
Oceania 53,439 67,496 61,684 42,818 45,192 54,120 51,647 42,810 42,298 50,059 57,688 74,234 643,485 7.0% 0.9%
Middle East 162,570 136,853 166,257 145,791 181,811 191,786 199,753 168,455 149,477 153,967 172,068 216,463 2,045,251 14.9% 2.8%
Africa 25,125 20,343 27,766 24,945 31,857 35,090 39,673 33,198 28,683 25,474 24,603 33,815 350,572 -2.1% 0.5%
                               
Total Overseas (2) 2,132,942 2,026,910 2,728,772 2,550,326 3,009,962 3,726,592 3,561,347 2,909,590 2,600,405 2,425,471 2,269,515 2,847,521 32,789,353 6.5% 44.6%
                               
Mexico (Total) (3)(P) 2,252,632 2,162,185 2,477,689 2,221,779 2,245,043 2,393,455 2,619,762 2,248,595 1,898,044 2,122,351 2,449,378 3,104,470 28,195,381 8.9% 38.4%
Mexico (Air) (2) 610,299 657,784 794,416 659,440 648,131 806,020 792,841 605,774 405,547 542,983 621,766 848,664 7,993,665 15.3% (6)
Canada (Total) (4)  476,015 507,236 591,445 701,069 1,069,379 1,580,560 2,054,370 1,865,483 1,251,955 911,336 627,539 831,993 12,468,380 8.3% 17.0%
Canada (Air) (4) 173,206 177,841 216,511 227,664 311,212 441,129 498,932 446,356 342,322 296,165 225,224 276,483 3,633,045 6.5% (6)
North America 2,728,647 2,669,421 3,069,134 2,922,848 3,314,422 3,974,015 4,674,132 4,114,078 3,149,999 3,033,687 3,076,917 3,936,463 40,663,761 8.7% 55.4%
                               
Grand Total  4,861,589 4,696,331 5,797,906 5,473,174 6,324,384 7,700,607 8,235,479 7,023,668 5,750,404 5,459,158 5,346,432 6,783,984 73,453,114 7.7% 100.0%
Monthly % Chg (1)  7.1% 7.1% 4.9% 6.4% 5.0% 7.6% 9.8% 4.4% 14.0% 10.0% 8.8% 8.5%      
(5)
(1) Collection methodology DHS APIS (Overseas & Mexico air) comparable from 2011 through 2015.
(2) Overseas and Mexico air traffic (non-stop from US port to foreign port) source: DHS APIS.
(3) Mexico aggregate total (Including air, land and border 1+ nights) source: Banco de Mexico (P) Preliminary estimate 2015 revised 2014
(4) Canadian aggregate total (including air, land and border 1+ nights) source: STATS Canada. Note 2013 - 2015 revised as April 2015
(5) NTTO reconciled total APIS traffic numbers to U.S. DOT/BTS T-100 International data (BTS does not segment by citizenship) checked July 2015.
(6) Market Share of 'Air' travel compared to all air travel: Mexico-air 17.7%; Canada-air 8.3% ytd.
Note:  All air traffic to/from all international regions (on U.S. and foreign flags) are reported by NTTO in the "U.S. International Air Travel Statistics Report".
To find out more about the Air Traffic Statistics program visit:  http://travel.trade.gov/research/programs/i92/index.html 
Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, National Travel and Tourism Office (NTTO)
Released:March 21, 2016
U.S. CITIZEN TRAVEL TO INTERNATIONAL REGIONS
2014
Total Mkt
Regions Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD Share
Europe 577,691 497,003 806,663 868,367 1,305,842 1,614,486 1,413,798 1,185,907 1,241,537 915,090 675,275 790,557 11,892,216 17.4%
Caribbean 498,620 550,203 705,211 629,774 624,280 742,860 821,650 629,224 347,244 436,791 513,983 672,032 7,171,872 10.5%
Asia 376,296 312,814 397,296 381,817 379,197 424,155 397,960 342,239 338,630 397,721 364,160 396,232 4,508,517 6.6%
South America 127,749 137,612 154,680 123,068 144,464 208,023 167,627 143,609 112,581 123,729 134,019 194,344 1,771,505 2.6%
Central America  219,192 225,540 283,108 213,929 209,012 301,095 308,557 206,176 121,158 145,848 180,485 283,007 2,697,107 4.0%
Oceania 51,774 62,658 60,097 41,314 46,359 45,003 48,892 39,913 38,013 46,573 53,030 67,699 601,325 0.9%
Middle East 140,179 119,192 140,706 141,744 162,244 180,874 148,098 145,620 133,173 134,341 143,546 189,966 1,779,683 2.6%
Africa 23,982 21,066 27,950 27,596 36,044 40,542 40,732 34,231 29,205 25,974 21,875 28,726 357,923 0.5%
Total Overseas  2,015,483 1,926,088 2,575,711 2,427,609 2,907,442 3,557,038 3,347,314 2,726,919 2,361,541 2,226,067 2,086,373 2,622,563 30,780,148 45.1%
Mexico (Total) 2,073,219 1,975,581 2,396,039 2,052,385 2,123,548 2,199,477 2,313,741 2,113,129 1,608,221 1,875,763 2,265,596 2,884,937 25,881,635 38.0%
Mexico (Air) 548,728 606,312 747,971 582,815 580,708 708,298 701,251 517,592 305,072 406,687 516,643 708,513 6,930,590 (7)
Canada (Total)  450,103 483,157 553,030 662,708 992,697 1,402,535 1,840,827 1,889,787 1,074,367 860,615 562,470 742,276 11,514,572 16.9%
Canada (Air)  161,568 165,605 202,916 209,928 293,771 409,699 468,524 423,053 330,791 280,995 206,608 256,665 3,410,123 (7)
North America 2,523,322 2,458,738 2,949,069 2,715,093 3,116,245 3,602,012 4,154,568 4,002,916 2,682,588 2,736,378 2,828,066 3,627,213 37,396,207
Grand Total  4,538,805 4,384,826 5,524,780 5,142,702 6,023,687 7,159,050 7,501,882 6,729,835 5,044,129 4,962,445 4,914,439 6,249,776 68,176,355 100.0%
(7) Market Share of 'Air' travel compared to all air travel was 16.9% for Mexico-air and 8.3% for Canada.
2014 Total
Regions Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Final
Europe 577,691 497,003 806,663 868,367 1,305,842 1,614,486 1,413,798 1,185,907 1,241,537 915,090 675,275 790,557 11,892,216
Caribbean 498,620 550,203 705,211 629,774 624,280 742,860 821,650 629,224 347,244 436,791 513,983 672,032 7,171,872
Asia* 376,296 312,814 397,296 381,817 379,197 424,155 397,960 342,239 338,630 397,721 364,160 396,232 4,508,517
South America 127,749 137,612 154,680 123,068 144,464 208,023 167,627 143,609 112,581 123,729 134,019 194,344 1,771,505
Central America  219,192 225,540 283,108 213,929 209,012 301,095 308,557 206,176 121,158 145,848 180,485 283,007 2,697,107
Oceania 51,774 62,658 60,097 41,314 46,359 45,003 48,892 39,913 38,013 46,573 53,030 67,699 601,325
Middle East 140,179 119,192 140,706 141,744 162,244 180,874 148,098 145,620 133,173 134,341 143,546 189,966 1,779,683
Africa 23,982 21,066 27,950 27,596 36,044 40,542 40,732 34,231 29,205 25,974 21,875 28,726 357,923
Total Overseas 2,015,483 1,926,088 2,575,711 2,427,609 2,907,442 3,557,038 3,347,314 2,726,919 2,361,541 2,226,067 2,086,373 2,622,563 30,780,148
Mexico (Total) (3) 2,073,219 1,975,581 2,396,039 2,052,385 2,123,548 2,199,477 2,313,741 2,113,129 1,608,221 1,875,763 2,265,596 2,884,937 25,881,635
Mexico (Air) 548,728 606,312 747,971 582,815 580,708 708,298 701,251 517,592 305,072 406,687 516,643 708,513 6,930,590
Canada (Total) 450,103 483,157 553,030 662,708 992,697 1,402,535 1,840,827 1,889,787 1,074,367 860,615 562,470 742,276 11,514,572
Canada (Air) 161,568 165,605 202,916 209,928 293,771 409,699 468,524 423,053 330,791 280,995 206,608 256,665 3,410,123
North America 2,523,322 2,458,738 2,949,069 2,715,093 3,116,245 3,602,012 4,154,568 4,002,916 2,682,588 2,736,378 2,828,066 3,627,213 37,396,207
Grand Total  4,538,805 4,384,826 5,524,780 5,142,702 6,023,687 7,159,050 7,501,882 6,729,835 5,044,129 4,962,445 4,914,439 6,249,776 68,176,355
2015/2014  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD
Western Hemisphere (U.S. Outbound)  
Caribbean 12.4% 11.0% 7.1% 6.7% 3.8% 5.4% 3.8% 4.4% 16.2% 9.3% 1.8% 4.9% 6.6%  
Mexico (Total) 8.7% 9.4% 3.4% 8.3% 5.7% 8.8% 13.2% 6.4% 18.0% 13.1% 8.1% 7.6% 8.9%  
Mexico (Air) 11.2% 8.5% 6.2% 13.1% 11.6% 13.8% 13.1% 17.0% 32.9% 33.5% 20.3% 19.8% 15.3%  
Canada (Total) 5.8% 5.0% 6.9% 5.8% 7.7% 12.7% 11.6% -1.3% 16.5% 5.9% 11.6% 12.1% 8.3%  
Canada (Air) 7.2% 7.4% 6.7% 8.4% 5.9% 7.7% 6.5% 5.5% 3.5% 5.4% 9.0% 7.7% 6.5%  
Other Regions: 
Europe 1.4% 0.8% 4.2% 6.6% 2.6% 7.9% 7.4% 7.9% 9.3% 6.9% 4.6% 4.3% 5.9%
Asia 4.3% 3.9% 10.6% 5.7% 8.0% 2.9% 3.9% 6.8% 5.8% 11.4% 14.9% 10.5% 7.4%
So America 1.1% -1.7% -0.3% 2.6% 1.4% -12.2% 7.2% 9.1% 14.4% 12.7% 16.7% 20.5% 5.5%
Cent Am 2.1% 2.0% 0.3% -2.4% -0.8% 0.1% -0.7% 0.5% 9.2% 8.3% 16.8% 13.4% 3.5%
Oceania 3.2% 7.7% 2.6% 3.6% -2.5% 20.3% 5.6% 7.3% 11.3% 7.5% 8.8% 9.7% 7.0%
Middle East 16.0% 14.8% 18.2% 2.9% 12.1% 6.0% 34.9% 15.7% 12.2% 14.6% 19.9% 13.9% 14.9%
Africa 4.8% -3.4% -0.7% -9.6% -11.6% -13.4% -2.6% -3.0% -1.8% -1.9% 12.5% 17.7% -2.1%
Overseas 5.8% 5.2% 5.9% 5.1% 3.5% 4.8% 6.4% 6.7% 10.1% 9.0% 8.8% 8.6% 6.5%
Total 7.1% 7.1% 4.9% 6.4% 5.0% 7.6% 9.8% 4.4% 14.0% 10.0% 8.8% 8.5% 7.7%