Market Profile: Germany
Germany 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
1,827
1,623
1,848
1,997
1,994
1,902
1,985
9%
% Change
8%
-11%
14%
8%
0%
-5%
4%
TRENDS IN RECEIPTS* (in millions)
Year
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
% Change
1999/1993
Receipts
$3,957
$3,577
$4,212
$4,403
$4,146
$4,155
$4,398
11%
% Change
16%
-10%
18%
5%
-6%
0%
6%
GERMAN VISITATION ESTIMATES
(Market Share & Volume in thousands)
VISITATION TO CENSUS REGIONS AND STATES
 
Market Share 1999
Volume 1999
Market Share 1998
Volume 1998
SOUTH ATLANTIC
32.60%
647
37.40%
711
MIDDLE ATLANTIC
29.40%
584
27.80%
529
PACIFIC
28.30%
562
28.70%
546
MOUNTAIN
18.30%
363
16.90%
321
EAST NORTH CENTRAL
12.60%
250
12.50%
238
WEST SOUTH CENTRAL
9.10%
181
10.30%
196
NEW ENGLAND
8.80%
175
8.10%
154
PACIFIC ISLANDS
**
**
2.70%
51
New York
26.70%
530
24.60%
468
California
26.40%
524
26.50%
504
Florida
21.90%
435
24.70%
470
Nevada
12.30%
244
10.30%
196
Arizona
7.70%
153
8.10%
154
Illinois
7.10%
141
6.60%
126
Texas
6.80%
135
6.50%
124
Massachusetts
6.40%
127
5.90%
112
Utah
4.40%
87
4.30%
82
Pennsylvania
3.60%
71
**
**
Louisiana
**
**
3.70%
70
Georgia
**
**
4.90%
93
VISITATION TO THE CITIES
 
Market Share 1999
Volume 1999
Market Share 1998
Volume 1998
New York City
24.70%
490
22.10%
420
San Francisco
15.10%
300
14.90%
283
Los Angeles
14.50%
288
13.90%
264
Las Vegas
11.30%
224
9.90%
188
Miami
10.20%
202
10.00%
190
Orlando
9.80%
195
11.30%
215
Chicago
6.80%
135
6.30%
120
District of Columbia (Greater Metropolitan)
6.40%
127
6.90%
131
Boston
5.50%
109
5.20%
99
San Diego
4.90%
97
5.00%
95
Fort Myers
**
**
5.10%
97
Fort Lauderdale
**
**
4.30%
82
Tampa/St. Petersburg
**
**
4.10%
78
Atlanta
**
**
4.00%
76
New Orleans
**
**
3.40%
65
SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS (by Percentage Point Change)
 
1999
1998
% Point Change
Purpose of Trip: (multiple response)
Vacation / Holiday
61%
65%
-4
Visit Friends and Relatives
33%
36%
-3
Business
31%
28%
3
Attend Convention
9%
8%
1
Prepaid Package
10%
12%
-1
First International Trip
20%
26%
-6
Transportation Types Used in U.S.: (multiple response)
Rented Automobile
48%
46%
2
Private Automobile
26%
28%
-2
Airline in U.S.
26%
24%
2
Rail between Cities
9%
9%
0
Bus between Cities
6%
6%
0
SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS (by Percent Change)
 
1999
1998
% Change
Average Length of Stay in U.S. (nights)
16.7
20.6
-19%
Daily Visitor Spending in U.S.
$95
$78
22%
Average Number of States Visited
1.8
1.8
0%
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