Market Profile: Singapore
Singapore Arrivals to the U.S.
 
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Market Profile: Singapore
Singapore ARRIVALS TO THE U.S.

TRENDS IN ARRIVALS (in thousands)

Year

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

Change 2004/1998

Arrivals

102

118

136

99

97

88

102

0

% Change

-20%

16%

15%

-27%

-2%

-9%

16%

0%



TRENDS IN RECEIPTS* (in millions)

Year

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

Change 2004/1998

Receipts

$299

$349

$417

$314

$332

$313

n/a

n/a

% Change

-22%

17%

19%

-25%

6%

-6%

n/a

n/a



SINGAPORE VISITATION ESTIMATES (Market Share & Volume in thousands)
VISITATION TO CENSUS REGIONS AND STATES **

 

Market Share 2004

Volume 2004

Market Share 2003

Volume 2003

PACIFIC

59.9%

61

57.4%

51

MIDDLE ATLANTIC

31.0%

32

26.4%

23

MOUNTAIN

***

***

20.6%

18

California

57.5%

59

55.4%

49

New York

26.6%

27

23.6%

21



SINGAPORE VISITATION ESTIMATES
(Market Share & Volume in thousands)
VISITATION TO THE CITIES **

 

Market Share 2004

Volume 2004

Market Share 2003

Volume 2003

Los Angeles

34.1%

35

29.0%

26

San Francisco

29.7%

30

25.0%

22

New York City

25.5%

26

21.9%

19



SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS
(by Percentage Point Change)

 

2004

2003

% Point Change ****

Purpose of Trip: (multiple response)

 

 

 

Vacation / Holiday

52%

45%

7

Business

47%

61%

-14

Visit Friends and Relatives

34%

35%

-1

Attend Convention

16%

14%

2

Transportation Types Used in U.S.: (multiple response)

 

Rented Automobile

33%

33%

0

Airline in U.S.

28%

31%

-3

Company or Private Automobile

22%

22%

0

Bus between Cities

9%

6%

3

Rail between Cities

7%

6%

1



SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS
(by Percent Change)

 

2004

2003

% point change or % Change ****

Prepaid Package

8%

5%

3 pts

First International Trip

21%

17%

4 pts

Average Length of Stay in U.S. (nights)

17.9

15.9

13%

Daily Visitor Spending in U.S.

$107

$134

-20%

Average Number of States Visited

1.8

1.7

6%

 

Notes:

* Excluding passenger fare receipts/exports.

n/a - Information not available

** Only the census regions, states, and cities are displayed that have a statistically reliable respondent base for the survey year(s).

*** Not displayed due to low respondent base for this survey year.

**** Variance due to rounding.

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, ITA, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries; Bureau of Economic Analysis

Publication Date: June 2005