2006 Profile of U.S. Resident Travelers Visiting Overseas Destinations - Outbound (Page 4 of 8)

Reported From: Survey Of International Travelers

U.S. RESIDENT TRAVELERS CHARACTERISTICS:
Total Number of Travelers * *
All
U.S. Travelers
30,148,000
For
Leisure & VFR
24,752,000
For
Business & Conv.
8,261,000
Type of Accommodations * :      
Hotel, Motel
66% 63% 80%
    Average Number of Nights
8.3 8.1 8.6
    Median Number of Nights
6.0 7.0 6.0
       
Private Home 40% 45% 27%
    Average Number of Nights
18.1 17.0 19.6
    Median Number of Nights
11.0 11.0 10.0
       
Other 6% 6% 6%
    Mean Number of Nights
17.5 13.7 15.7
    Median Number of Nights 8.0 7.0 9.0
       
Nights Outside the U.S.:
     
Average Number of Nights
16.2 15.7 15.4
Median Number of Nights 10.0 10.0 8.0
       
First International Trip:      
First Time Visitors
6% 7% 4%
Repeat Visitors 94% 93% 97%
       
Number of International Trips
in Past 12 Months:
     
Mean Number of Trips 2.8 2.3 4.7
Median Number of Trips 2.0 2.0 3.0
       
Number of International Trips
in Past 5 Years:

     
Mean Number of Trips 10.9 8.5 19.7
Median Number of Trips 6.0 5.0 12.0
       
Number of Countries Visited * :      
One Country
81% 82% 74%
Two Countries
13% 12% 19%
Three or More Countries
6% 6% 7%
Average (Countries)
1.3 1.3 1.4
Median (Countries) 1.0 1.0 1.0
       
Number of Destinations Visited * :      
One Destination 61% 60% 56%
Two Destinations 22% 21% 26%
Three or More Destinations 18% 19% 17%
Average (No. of Destinations) 1.7 1.8 1.7
Median (No. of Destinations) 1.0 1.0 1.0

* Multiple Response.

** NOTE: Percentages listed in this profile can be converted into estimated numbers by multiplying the percentage by 30,148,000 (total U.S. Residents visiting overseas destinations), 24,752,000 (82.1% Leisure/Visit Friends/Relatives) and 8,261,000 (27.4% Business/Convention).



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