Market Profile: Netherlands
Netherlands Arrivals to the U.S.
 
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TRENDS IN ARRIVALS (in thousands)
Year
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
% Change
1999/1993
Arrivals
379
371
408
440
473
490
527
39%
% Change
11%
-2%
10%
8%
8%
4%
8%
TRENDS IN RECEIPTS* (in millions)
Year
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
% Change
1999/1993
Receipts
$751
$756
$782
$1,141
$972
$922
$1,216
62%
% Change
30%
1%
3%
46%
-15%
-5%
32%
DUTCH VISITATION ESTIMATES
(Market Share & Volume in thousands)

VISITATION TO CENSUS REGIONS AND STATES
 
Market Share 1999
Volume 1999
Market Share 1998
Volume 1998
MIDDLE ATLANTIC
32.70%
172
30.10%
147
PACIFIC
31.40%
165
29.40%
144
SOUTH ATLANTIC
30.80%
162
32.00%
157
MOUNTAIN
22.60%
119
18.90%
93
NEW ENGLAND
8.60%
45
**
**
EAST NORTH CENTRAL
**
**
14.90%
73
California
29.30%
154
27.40%
134
New York
28.10%
148
27.90%
137
Florida
18.50%
97
**
**
Nevada
14.20%
75
**
**
VISITATION TO THE CITIES
 
Market Share 1999
Volume 1999
Market Share 1998
Volume 1998
New York City
26.80%
141
26.50%
130
Los Angeles
15.90%
84
13.00%
64
San Francisco
11.50%
61
13.00%
64
District of Columbia (Greater Metropolitan)
**
**
13.40%
66
Miami
**
**
10.70%
52
Chicago
**
**
10.60%
52
SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS (by Percentage Point Change)
 
1999
1998
% Point Change***
Purpose of Trip: (multiple response)
Vacation / Holiday
56%
62%
-6
Visit Friends and Relatives
40%
46%
-6
Business
36%
32%
4
Attend Convention
10%
10%
0
Prepaid Package
14%
14%
0
First International Trip
22%
20%
3
Transportation Types Used in U.S.: (multiple response)
Rented Automobile
40%
35%
4
Airline in U.S.
31%
25%
6
Private Automobile
25%
27%
-2
Rail between Cities
17%
19%
-2
Bus between Cities
6%
10%
-4
SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS (by Percent Change)
 
1999
1998
% Change
Average Length of Stay in U.S. (nights)
16.7
14.5
15%
Daily Visitor Spending in U.S.
$88
$83
6%
Average Number of States Visited
1.9
2
-5%
Notes:  
  Only the census regions, states, and cities are displayed that have a statistically reliable respondent base for the survey year(s).
* Excluding passenger fare receipts/exports.
** Not displayed due to low respondent base for this survey year.
*** Variance due to rounding.
n/a Information not available.
   
Source:  
  U.S. Department of Commerce, ITA, Tourism Industries; Bureau of Economic Analysis.
   
Publication Date: Oct-00