U.S. Citizen Traffic to Overseas Regions, Canada & Mexico 2015
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U.S. CITIZEN TRAVEL TO INTERNATIONAL REGIONS
2017     YTD
Total % Change Market
Regions Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD YTD (1) Share
Europe 701,121 620,460 1,064,429 1,212,898 1,684,659 2,139,814 1,867,812 1,627,172 1,676,165       12,594,530 16.9% 18.9%
Caribbean 621,686 683,538 822,751 783,076 714,117 865,847 959,510 718,092 356,693       6,525,310 6.5% 9.8%
Asia 476,827 387,650 513,034 495,884 477,954 525,875 504,326 419,586 420,099       4,221,235 8.2% 6.3%
South America 135,006 146,664 165,836 148,540 154,436 193,673 182,796 161,435 119,148       1,407,534 -6.9% 2.1%
Central America 241,293 252,067 310,182 252,392 232,366 336,150 332,634 222,045 147,044       2,326,173 0.9% 3.5%
Oceania 64,055 81,740 76,821 57,894 51,950 57,895 60,849 50,157 47,780       549,141 6.3% 0.8%
Middle East 197,077 151,649 175,111 174,841 189,500 229,494 236,867 201,242 157,995       1,713,776 5.7% 2.6%
Africa 25,947 22,812 30,986 33,273 34,840 44,089 46,430 39,668 30,051       308,096 10.1% 0.5%
                               
Total Overseas (2) 2,463,012 2,346,580 3,159,150 3,158,798 3,539,822 4,392,837 4,191,224 3,439,397 2,954,975       29,645,795 9.6% 44.4%
                               
Mexico (Total) (3)(P) 2,649,245 2,604,381 3,102,558 2,883,496 2,761,663 3,092,416 3,310,766 2,706,861 2,425,061       25,536,446 12.6% 38.3%
Mexico (Air) (2) 765,339 813,609 1,007,334 855,209 807,387 1,008,322 1,005,120 708,243 467,404       7,437,967 10.6% (6)
Canada (Total) (4) 566,595 618,674 723,952 881,188 1,160,399 1,808,757 2,278,435 2,066,968 1,461,190       11,566,158 2.7% 17.3%
Canada (Air) (4) 231,135 231,532 293,236 318,129 404,406 601,384 634,059 578,961 456,681       3,749,523 5.5% (6)
North America 3,215,840 3,223,055 3,826,510 3,764,684 3,922,062 4,901,173 5,589,201 4,773,829 3,886,251       37,102,604 9.3% 55.6%
                               
Grand Total 5,678,852 5,569,635 6,985,660 6,923,482 7,461,884 9,294,010 9,780,425 8,213,226 6,841,226       66,748,399 9.5% 100.0%
Monthly % Chg (1) 5.7% 6.0% 5.9% 17.7% 10.2% 12.3% 7.2% 10.7% 9.0%
(5)
(1) Collection methodology DHS APIS (Overseas & Mexico air) comparable from 2011 through 2017.
(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 2017
(4) Canadian aggregate total (including air, land and border 1+ nights) source: STATS Canada.
(5)NTTO reconciled total APIS traffic numbers to U.S. DOT/BTS T-100 International data (BTS does not segment by citizenship) through March 2017
(6) Market Share of 'Air' travel compared to all air travel: Mexico-air 18.2%; Canada-air 9.2% 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: December 13 , 2017
U.S. CITIZEN TRAVEL TO INTERNATIONAL REGIONS
2016
Total   Mkt
Regions Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD   Share
Europe 615,470 546,246 912,603 976,044 1,441,559 1,837,000 1,654,182 1,356,022 1,437,634       10,776,760   17.7%
Caribbean 588,925 643,467 809,877 687,500 641,598 803,919 890,781 645,065 416,980       6,128,112   10.1%
Asia 434,366 351,237 479,397 440,303 452,593 488,734 460,034 388,236 405,050       3,899,950   6.4%
South America 153,576 160,319 183,477 145,179 160,869 202,821 198,609 178,300 129,157       1,512,307   2.5%
Central America 258,520 260,786 320,266 222,167 227,876 319,273 332,404 218,258 146,172       2,305,722   3.8%
Oceania 58,440 72,704 68,529 47,648 51,715 58,120 59,085 52,475 47,696       516,412   0.8%
Middle East 178,493 152,882 184,931 147,391 188,052 214,771 221,530 177,224 155,408       1,620,682   2.7%
Africa 26,709 22,661 31,706 26,726 33,005 36,015 41,695 32,521 28,808       279,846   0.5%
                               
Total Overseas 2,314,499 2,210,302 2,990,786 2,692,958 3,197,267 3,960,653 3,858,320 3,048,101 2,766,905       27,039,791   44.3%
                               
Mexico (Total) 2,524,261 2,417,122 2,837,327 2,383,351 2,410,266 2,631,167 2,956,915 2,422,246 2,094,333       22,676,988   37.2%
Mexico (Air) 703,811 751,950 934,935 732,306 714,455 897,872 900,988 635,614 450,156       6,722,087   (7)
Canada (Total) 536,185 625,767 768,588 805,860 1,164,428 1,684,163 2,306,960 1,950,223 1,415,326       11,257,500   18.5%
Canada (Air) 204,815 240,007 283,568 283,665 384,089 553,336 623,185 532,549 448,043       3,553,257   (7)
North America 3,060,446 3,042,889 3,605,915 3,189,211 3,574,694 4,315,330 5,263,875 4,372,469 3,509,659       33,934,488    
                               
Grand Total 5,374,945 5,253,191 6,596,701 5,882,169 6,771,961 8,275,983 9,122,195 7,420,570 6,276,564       60,974,279   100.0%
(7) Market Share of 'Air' travel compared to all air travel was 18.0% for Mexico-air and 9.5% for Canada.
2016 Total
Regions Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct NovRev Dec Final
Europe 615,470 546,246 912,603 976,044 1,441,559 1,837,000 1,654,182 1,356,022 1,437,634 1,055,110 807,099 975,396 13,614,365
Caribbean 588,925 643,467 809,877 687,500 641,598 803,919 890,781 645,065 416,980 451,579 547,257 751,937 7,878,885
Asia* 434,366 351,237 479,397 440,303 452,593 488,734 460,034 388,236 405,050 488,441 479,222 515,345 5,382,958
South America 153,576 160,319 183,477 145,179 160,869 202,821 198,609 178,300 129,157 131,988 146,737 219,445 2,010,477
Central America 258,520 260,786 320,266 222,167 227,876 319,273 332,404 218,258 146,172 161,373 202,423 314,615 2,984,133
Oceania 58,440 72,704 68,529 47,648 51,715 58,120 59,085 52,475 47,696 55,719 67,294 85,458 724,883
Middle East 178,493 152,882 184,931 147,391 188,052 214,771 221,530 177,224 155,408 148,121 179,799 227,707 2,176,309
Africa 26,709 22,661 31,706 26,726 33,005 36,015 41,695 32,521 28,808 25,423 25,380 34,243 364,892
                           
Total Overseas 2,314,499 2,210,302 2,990,786 2,692,958 3,197,267 3,960,653 3,858,320 3,048,101 2,766,905 2,517,754 2,455,211 3,124,146 35,136,902
                           
Mexico (Total) (3) 2,524,261 2,417,122 2,837,327 2,383,351 2,410,266 2,631,167 2,956,915 2,422,246 2,094,333 2,512,603 2,598,722 3,406,084 31,194,398
Mexico (Air) 703,811 751,950 934,935 732,306 714,455 897,872 900,988 635,614 450,156 587,448 674,150 950,068 8,933,753
Canada (Total) 536,185 625,767 768,588 805,860 1,164,428 1,684,163 2,306,960 1,950,223 1,415,326 1,012,488 712,958 911,921 13,894,867
Canada (Air) 204,815 240,007 283,568 283,665 384,089 553,336 623,185 532,549 448,043 356,702 269,781 335,799 4,515,539
North America 3,060,446 3,042,889 3,605,915 3,189,211 3,574,694 4,315,330 5,263,875 4,372,469 3,509,659 3,525,091 3,311,680 4,318,005 45,089,265
                           
Grand Total 5,374,945 5,253,191 6,596,701 5,882,169 6,771,961 8,275,983 9,122,195 7,420,570 6,276,564 6,042,845 5,766,891 7,442,151 80,226,167
2017/2016 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD
Western Hemisphere (U.S. Outbound)  
Caribbean 5.6% 6.2% 1.6% 13.9% 11.3% 7.7% 7.7% 11.3% -14.5% 6.5%  
Mexico (Total) 5.0% 7.7% 9.3% 21.0% 14.6% 17.5% 12.0% 11.8% 15.8% 12.6%  
Mexico (Air) 8.7% 8.2% 7.7% 16.8% 13.0% 12.3% 11.6% 11.4% 3.8% 10.6%  
Canada (Total) 5.7% -1.1% -5.8% 9.3% -0.3% 7.4% -1.2% 6.0% 3.2% 2.7%  
Canada (Air) 12.9% -3.5% 3.4% 12.1% 5.3% 8.7% 1.7% 8.7% 1.9%       5.5%  
Other Regions:                          
   
Europe 13.9% 13.6% 16.6% 24.3% 16.9% 16.5% 12.9% 20.0% 16.6% 16.9%
Asia 9.8% 10.4% 7.0% 12.6% 5.6% 7.6% 9.6% 8.1% 3.7% 8.2%
So America -12.1% -8.5% -9.6% 2.3% -4.0% -4.5% -8.0% -9.5% -7.7% -6.9%
Cent Am -6.7% -3.3% -3.1% 13.6% 2.0% 5.3% 0.1% 1.7% 0.6% 0.9%
Oceania 9.6% 12.4% 12.1% 21.5% 0.5% -0.4% 3.0% -4.4% 0.2% 6.3%
Middle East 10.4% -0.8% -5.3% 18.6% 0.8% 6.9% 6.9% 13.6% 1.7% 5.7%
Africa -2.9% 0.7% -2.3% 24.5% 5.6% 22.4% 11.4% 22.0% 4.3% 10.1%
Overseas 6.4% 6.2% 5.6% 17.3% 10.7% 10.9% 8.6% 12.8% 6.8% 9.6%
Total 5.7% 6.0% 5.9% 17.7% 10.2% 12.3% 7.2% 10.7% 9.0%       9.5%