Abstract of International Travel To and From the U.S. - 1996

1996 PROFILE OF OVERSEAS TRAVELERS TO THE U.S. - INBOUND
REPORTED FROM: SURVEY OF INTERNATIONAL AIR TRAVELERS (IFS)

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OVERSEAS TRAVERLERS CHARACTERISTICS: ALL OVERSEAS VISITORS ALL LEISURE VISITORS ALL BUSINESS VISITORS
Total Number of Travelers = 22,628,000 14,343,000 7,001,000
U.S. Destinations Visited*:
New England 7% 6% 8%
Massachusetts 5% 4% 6%
Boston 5% 4% 6%
Middle Atlantic 24% 21% 33%
New York 21% 20% 27%
New York City 20% 19% 25%
New Jersey 3% 2% 4%
Pennsylvania 3% 2% 5%
Philadelphia 2% 1% 3%
East North Central 8% 5% 16%
Illinois 5% 4% 9%
Chicago 5% 4% 9%
Ohio 2% 1% 4%
Michigan 2% 1% 4%
West North Central 3% 2% 4%
South Atlantic 35% 34% 38%
Florida 25% 28% 23%
Miami 14% 14% 15%
Orlando 11% 16% 6%
Tampa/St. Petersburg 3% 3% 1%
Washington D.C. (Metro Area) 6% 5% 8%
Georgia 3% 2% 5%
Atlanta 3% 2% 4%
North Carolina 2% 1% 3%
Virginia 2% 1% 2%
East South Central 2% 1% 3%
West South Central 6% 5% 10%
Texas 4% 3% 8%
Houston 2% 1% 3%
Dallas/Ft. Worth 2% 1% 3%
Louisiana 2% 2% 2%
New Orleans 2% 2% 1%
Mountain 14% 16% 12%
Nevada 9% 12% 6%
Las Vegas 9% 11% 6%
Arizona 4% 6% 3%
Phoenix 2% 2% 2%
Colorado 3% 2% 3%
Denver 2% 1% 2%
Utah 2% 3% 1%

* Multiple Response

NOTE: All percentages listed in this profile can be converted into estimated numbers by multiplying the percentage by 22,658,000 (total overseas travelers to the U.S.), 14,343,000 (total leisure travelers), or 7,001,000 (total business travelers).

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