Abstract of International Travel To and From the U.S. - 1995
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Top International Arrivals to the United States

1995 - 1994 Revised

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Arrivals in thousands


Number of Number of Percent
Rank Country of Arrivals Arrivals Change
in 1995 Residence 1995 1994(r) From 1994
1 CANADA 14,663 14,974 -2.1%
2 MEXICO 8,083 11,321 -28.6%
3 JAPAN 4,598 3,805 20.9%
4 UNITED KINGDOM 2,888 2,772 4.2%
5 GERMANY 1,848 1,623 13.9%
6 FRANCE 922 823 12.0%
7 BRAZIL 838 652 28.5%
8 SOUTH KOREA 592 498 18.9%
9 CHINA/TAIWAN** 579 537 7.9%
10 ITALY 525 527 -0.3%
11 VENEZUELA 511 416 23.0%
12 AUSTRALIA 424 407 4.1%
13 NETHERLANDS 408 371 10.1%
14 SWITZERLAND 397 349 13.6%
15 ARGENTINA 382 388 -1.6%
16 SPAIN 302 275 10.0%
17 BAHAMAS 281 278 1.0%
18 COLOMBIA 233 226 3.3%
19 HONG KONG 220 194 13.6%
20 SWEDEN 219 204 7.3%
21 ISRAEL 216 189 14.4%
22 BELGIUM 206 192 7.2%
23 JAMAICA 196 180 9.2%
24 DOMINICAN REP. 176 192 -8.2%
25 AUSTRIA 173 148 17.0%
TOTAL OVERSEAS* 20,639 18,458 11.8%
TOTAL ALL COUNTRIES 43,385 44,753 -3.1%

* Excludes arrivals from Mexico and Canada.
** People Republic of China combined with Republic of China.

Source: Tourism Industries, International Trade Administration, Summary of Int'l Travelers to the U.S.; Statistics Canada; SECTUR Mexico.