OVERSEAS* VISITORS TO SELECT U.S. STATES AND TERRITORIES 2002-2001
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U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries
OVERSEAS* VISITORS TO SELECT U.S. STATES AND TERRITORIES
2002-2001

2002
Rank
STATE/TERRITORY
VISITATION**
2002
MARKET
SHARE
2002
VISITATION 
(000)
2001
MARKET 
SHARE
2001
VISITATION 
(000)
2002/2001
% CHANGE
1 New York 23.5% 4,492 23.1% 5,043 -11%
2 Florida 23.1% 4,416 24.1% 5,262 -16%
3 California 21.2% 4,053 22.2% 4,847 -16%
4 Hawaiian Islands 10.2% 1,950 10.1% 2,205 -12%
5 Nevada 6.7% 1,281 7.2% 1,572 -19%
6 Guam 5.6% 1,071 5.1% 1,113 -4%
6 Illinois 5.6% 1,071 5.1% 1,113 -4%
8 Massachusetts 4.9% 937 5.4% 1,179 -21%
9 Texas 4.3% 822 4.3% 939 -12%
10 New Jersey 3.7% 707 3.7% 808 -13%
11 Pennsylvania 3.5% 669 3.2% 699 -4%
12 Georgia 3.1% 593 3.6% 786 -25%
13 Arizona 2.9% 554 2.9% 633 -12%
14 Colorado 2.0% 382 2.0% 437 -13%
15 Michigan 1.9% 363 2.0% 437 -17%
15 Washington 1.9% 363 1.8% 393 -8%
17 Ohio 1.7% 325 1.8% 393 -17%
18 North Carolina 1.6% 306 1.4% 306 0%
19 Utah 1.5% 287 1.3% 284 1%
19 Virginia 1.5% 287 1.5% 327 -12%
21 Connecticut 1.4% 268 1.3% 284 -6%
21 Louisiana 1.4% 268 2.0% 437 -39%
23 Maryland 1.2% 229 1.2% 262 -13%
24 Tennessee 1.0% 191 1.1% 240 -20%
25 Minnesota 0.9% 172 1.3% 284 -39%
25 Oregon 0.9% 172 0.8% 175 -2%
25 South Carolina 0.9% 172 0.9% 196 -12%
28 Indiana 0.7% 134 0.5% 109 23%
28 New Hampshire 0.7% 134 0.5% 109 23%
28 Wisconsin 0.7% 134 0.7% 153 -12%
31 Maine 0.6% 115 0.6% 131 -12%
32 Kentucky 0.5% 96 ** ** **
32 Missouri 0.5% 96 0.7% 153 -37%
32 New Mexico 0.5% 96 ** ** **
32 Vermont 0.5% 96 ** ** **
36 Alabama 0.4% 76 0.5% 109 -30%
36 Rhode Island 0.4% 76 0.4% 87 -13%
38 Wyoming 0.3% 57 ** ** **
39 Oklahoma 0.2% 38 ** ** **

* Excludes Canada and Mexico

** Some States not shown due to low sampling size of overseas visitors (i.e. less than 100 respondents 2001 & 2002)
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: May 2003