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1996 Arrivals to the U.S.

Year-To-Date by World Region and Country

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Country of Residence TOTAL
Western Europe 9,164,698
Andorra 1,211
Austria 187,229
Belgium 225,153
Denmark 130,411
Finland 76,473
France 989,705
Germany 1,972,485
Greece 57,002
Iceland 21,452
Ireland 188,024
Italy 552,376
Luxembourg 19,269
Monaco 4,671
Netherlands 434,104
Norway 118,534
Portugal (include Azores) 55,562
San Marino 748
Spain (incl.Balearic Is.) 321,197
Sweden 256,231
Switzerland 412,385
Yugoslavia 11,153
Gibraltar 966
Vatican City 10
United Kingdom 3,105,341
Liechtenstein 1,891
Malta 6,392
Bosnia-Herzegovina 838
Croatia 8,994
Slovenia 1,550
Macedonia 3,341
Eastern Europe 359,153
Albania 3,329
Bulgaria 8,119
Czechoslovakia 14,237
Estonia 3,917
Hungary 44,493
Latvia 4,563
Lithuania 6,342
Poland 62,428
Romania 18,121
U.S.S.R. 997
Czech Republic 29,344
Slovakia (Czech.) 15,028
Armenia 3,221
Azerbaijan 921
Belarus 3,333
Georgia 2,433
Kazakhstan 3,443
Kyrgyzstan 481
Moldovia 984
Russia 112,276
Tajikistan 195
Turkmenistan (U.S.S.R.) 270
Ukraine 18,245
Uzbekistan (U.S.S.R.) 2,433
ASIA 7,422,507
Kampuchea 1,945
Laos 443
Hong Kong 239,852
Singapore 112,707
Macao 4,441
Brunei 2,009
Maldives 77
Burma 477
Sri Lanka 5,484
China, People's Rep. 209,604
India 142,700
Indonesia 77,445
Japan 5,047,337
Korea, South 795,953
Nepal 3,365
Pakistan 32,589
Philippines 122,315
Thailand 101,750
Vietnam 3,837
Taiwan (Rep. of China) 427,136
Christmas Island 30
Cocos Islands 3
Malaysia 79,378
Bangladesh 11,602
Korea, North 28
MIDDLE EAST 502,877
Bhutan 102
Yemen new i94 code 2
Yemen old i94 code 1,836
Yemen old i94 code 10
Cyprus 9,786
Afghanistan 178
United Arab Emerites 12
Iran 8,128
Iraq 267
Israel 239,969
Jordan 12,668
Lebanon 10,214
Oman 3,654
Palestein 1,442
Saudi Arabia 64,970
Syria 5,703
Turkey 52,542
Kuwait 23,023
United Arab Emirates 27,382
Qatar 4,388
Bahrain 6,297
Egypt 30,304
AFRICA 211,487
Zaire 2,714
Togo 1,169
Cameroon 1,536
Zimbabwe 4,903
Algeria 2,555
Comoros Islands 22
Madagascar 446
Reunion Island 27
Djibouti/French Somaliland 252
Tunisia 3,973
Angola 1,471
Cape Verde Islands 1,492
Guinea-Bissau 60
Mozambique 399
Sao Tome and Principe 45
Western Sahara 1
Lesotho 293
Botswana 1,542
Gambia 1,875
Ghana 7,452
Kenya 11,060
Mauritius 1,427
Nigeria 20,002
Zambia 2,175
Malawi 827
St. Helena Is. UK 38
Seychelles 318
Sierra Leone 1,506
Sudan 872
Swaziland 338
Uganda 2,051
Tanzania 2,275
Ethiopia 3,917
Liberia 980
Namibia 901
Eritrea 765
South Africa, Rep. of 96,996
Morocco 12,391
Burundi 226
Rwanda 207
Libya 255
Guinea 2,262
Central African Republic 230
Chad 116
Congo 1,179
Benin 598
Gabon 1,299
Ivory Coast 6,380
Mauritania 277
Niger 212
Senegal 5,525
Mali 1,298
Upper Volta 225
Somalia 50
Equatorial Guinea 82
OCEANIA 630,604
New Caledonia 1,651
Vanuatu 395
Fr.Polynesia,Tahiti,etc. 3,344
Solomon Islands 188
Fiji Islands 5,087
Kirabati 394
Pitcairn Islands UK 2
Tonga 1,972
Tuvalu 30
Australia 461,139
Nauru 433
New Zealand 152,156
Western Samoa 1,508
Papua New Guinea 1,732
Cook Islands 438
Wallis and Futuna 118
Niue 17
CARIBBEAN 1,132,162
St. Pierre/Miquelon, FR 102
Guadeloupe Is. 12,532
Netherlands Antilles 34,189
Bermuda 6,230
Martinique 12,768
Bahamas 303,224
Barbados 51,796
Jamaica 207,456
Trinidad/Tobago 88,157
Antigua/ Barbuda 22,243
Dominica 15,860
Grenada 7,117
Montserrat 1,798
St. Kitts 10,193
St. Lucia 13,642
St. Vincent/Grenadines 4,910
British Virgin Is. 20,172
Cayman Islands 46,018
Turks/Caicos Islands 11,645
Anguilla 3,894
Aruba 23,231
Cuba 4,723
Dominican Republic 178,439
Haiti 51,823
CENTRAL AMERICA 520,498
Costa Rica 123,233
El Salvador 85,073
Guatemala 128,504
Honduras 52,761
Nicaragua 33,511
Panama 75,475
Belize 21,941
SOUTH AMERICA 2,550,216
French Guiana 303
Suriname 6,620
Guyana 16,066
Falkland Is 111
Argentina 426,012
Bolivia 24,933
Brazil 891,036
Chile 163,273
Colombia 258,004
Ecuador 102,768
Paraquay 20,402
Peru 133,362
Uruguay 51,807
Venezuela 455,519
Mexico* 1,329,371
Overseas 22,494,202

Source: Tourism Industries, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.

* = Arrivals to the interior only

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