OVERSEAS* VISITORS TO SELECT U.S. STATES AND TERRITORIES
2001-2000
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U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries
OVERSEAS* VISITORS TO SELECT U.S. STATES AND TERRITORIES
2001-2000


2001 Rank STATE/TERRITORY VISITATION** MARKET SHARE VISITATION (000) MARKET SHARE VISITATION (000) % CHANGE
1 Florida 24.1% 5,262 23.2% 6,026 -13%
2 New York 23.1% 5,043 22.8% 5,922 -15%
3 California 22.2% 4,847 24.5% 6,364 -24%
4 Hawaiian Islands 10.1% 2,205 10.5% 2,727 -19%
5 Nevada 7.2% 1,572 9.1% 2,364 -34%
6 Massachusetts 5.4% 1,179 5.5% 1,429 -18%
7 Guam 5.1% 1,113 5.1% 1,325 -16%
7 Illinois 5.1% 1,113 5.3% 1,377 -19%
9 Texas 4.3% 939 4.5% 1,169 -20%
10 New Jersey 3.7% 808 3.5% 909 -11%
11 Georgia 3.6% 786 3.1% 805 -2%
12 Pennsylvania 3.2% 699 2.5% 649 8%
13 Arizona 2.9% 633 3.4% 883 -28%
14 Colorado 2.0% 437 2.0% 519 -16%
14 Louisiana 2.0% 437 1.5% 390 12%
14 Michigan 2.0% 437 1.9% 494 -12%
17 Ohio 1.8% 393 1.5% 390 1%
17 Washington 1.8% 393 1.8% 468 -16%
19 Virginia 1.5% 327 1.4% 364 -10%
20 North Carolina 1.4% 306 1.6% 416 -26%
21 Connecticut 1.3% 284 1.0% 260 9%
21 Minnesota 1.3% 284 1.4% 364 -22%
21 Utah 1.3% 284 1.6% 416 -32%
24 Maryland 1.2% 262 1.2% 312 -16%
25 Tennessee 1.1% 240 1.1% 286 -16%
26 South Carolina 0.9% 196 0.6% 156 26%
27 Oregon 0.8% 175 0.9% 234 -25%
28 Missouri 0.7% 153 0.6% 156 -2%
28 Wisconsin 0.7% 153 0.8% 208 -26%
30 Maine 0.6% 131 0.4% 104 26%
31 Alabama 0.5% 109 0.3% 78 40%
31 Indiana 0.5% 109 0.6% 156 -30%
31 New Hampshire 0.5% 109 0.5% 130 -16%
34 Rhode Island 0.4% 87 ** ** **
-- New Mexico ** ** 0.4% 104 **
-- Kentucky ** ** 0.3% 78 **
-- Alaska ** ** 0.2% 52 **

* Excludes Canada and Mexico

** Some cities not shown due to low sampling size of overseas visitors (i.e. less than 100 respondents 2000 & 2001)
For more information please contact the Office of Travel and Tourism Industries.

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, ITA, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries

Release Date: March 2003