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USA Tourism Trends & Statistics April 2013
Did You Know? In US …the travel and tourism industry generates nearly $1.3 trillion in economic output each year?... supports more than 8.2 million jobs?... accounts for 24% of services exports and 8% of all exports?
2009:A Difficult Year Inbound Passenger fare receipts* 16 % decline ($26.4 billion) Travel receipts** 15% decline ($93.9 billion) Total International visitor spend 15% decline ($21.0 billion) Outbound 3% decline; Spending down 12 %
2010:Rise In Tourism Inbound Passenger fare receipts More than 18 % rise ($30.9 billion) Travel receipts $103.5 billion (nearly 10% increase) Total International visitor spend More than $134 billion Outbound 2% decline; Spending up 4%
2011:Record In Receipts Inbound Passenger fare receipts More than 18 % rise ($36.6 billion) Travel receipts More than 12% rise ($116.1 billion) Total International visitor spend 14% rise ($152.7 billion) Outbound 3% decline Increase in travel from non-traditional states Increase in women travel
Travel & Tourism Contribution, % of GDP 7.5 million jobs million direct; 2.15 million indirect million total jobs supported by international travellers $1.4 trillion in travel & tourism total sales - $814 billion direct; $555 billion indirect
Market Share 6.4% of world travelers 11.3% of world traveler spending Advanced economies losing market share of global arrivals to emerging economies, especially China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and Thailand.
Busiest Airports, Aircraft Movements Rank Airport City Aircraft Movements 1Atlanta GA,US Chicago IL,US Dallas/Fortworth TX, US Denver Co, US Los Angeles, CA, US Beijing, CN Charlotte NC,US Las Vegas NV, US Houston TX, US Paris, FR of Worlds Top Ten Busiest Airports are in US
Busiest Airports, Passenger Traffic Rank Airport City Passengers 1Atlanta GA,US Beijing, CN London, GB Tokyo, JP Chicago IL,US Los Angeles, CA, US Paris, FR Dallas/Fortworth TX, US Jakarta, ID Dubai, AE of Worlds Top Ten Busiest Airports are in US
Low Cost Carrier Penetration Highest in the traditional European and North American markets. Europe has the highest concentration - 38% of total air travel in The South West Pacific and North America regions also have significant LCC penetration, with 37% and 30% respectively. Source: Amadeus
Top Hotel Groups RankGroups Hotels Rooms IHGGB Hilton HotelsUSA Marriott InternationalUSA Wyndham Hotel GroupUSA ChoiceUSA AccorFRA Starwood Hotels & ResortsUSA Best WesternUSA Home InnsCHI Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group USA Source: MKG Hospitality 7 of Worlds Top 10 Hotel Groups are in US
Top Hotel Brands Rank Brands Group Holiday Inn + Hi Express IHGGB 2.Best Western Best Western USA 3.Marriott Hotels Resorts Marriott InternationalUSA 4.Comfort Inn & Suites Choice Hotels InternationalUSA 5.Hilton Hotels & Resorts Hilton WorldwideUSA 6.Hampton Inn by Hilton Hilton WorldwideUSA 7.Ibis (Megabrand*) AccorFRA 8.Home Inns Home InnsCHI 9.Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Starwood HotelsUSA 10.Days Inn of America Wyndham Hotel GroupUSA *Ibis Hotels, Etap Hotel, All Seasons Source: MKG Hospitality 7 of Worlds Top 10 Hotel Brands are in US
Outbound: Outbound market was down 3% in 2011 Totaled 58.7 mn Travel to overseas regions (excluding Canada and Mexico) declined 5 %.
Top Outbound Destinations Most of the top destinations have witnessed a decline in US visitor numbers. UK, France have had marginal increases in US arrivals, compared to Of the top 15, India (+23%) and Aruba(+20%) witnessed highest growth in US arrivals Country 2011 Change Rank (000) 1 Mexico 20,084 0% 2 Canada 11,595 -1% 3 United Kingdom 2,405 2% 4 France 1,756 1% 5 Italy 1,702 -2% 6 Dominican Rep - na 7 Germany 1,594 -8% 8 Jamaica 1,486 0% 9 China 1, % 10 Spain 1,081 12% 11 India % 12 Costa Rica 757 na 13 Hong Kong % 14 Netherlands % 14 Israel % 14 Aruba %
Top US Airports For Outbound John F Kennedy airport of New York tops the list. New York (JFK), Miami(MIA), Atlanta(ATL), Newark (EWR), Los Angeles (LAX) and Chicago (ORD) accounted for almost 60% of U.S. departures 2011 Airport Overseas* Market Rank Share 1 New York(JFK) 4,665, % 2 Miami(MIA) 2,828, % 3 Atlanta(ATL) 2,338, % 4 Newark(EWR) 2,210, % 5 Los Angeles(LAX) 2,019, % 6 Chicago (ORD) 1,853, % 7 Washington Dulles (IAD) 1,505, % 8 San Francisco (SFO) 1,330, % 9 Houston(IAH) 1,202, % 10 Philadephia (PHL) 920, % * Excludes Canada and Mexico
Top Source Regions Top source region was the Middle Atlantic States: New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania (27%)
Modes Of Inter - city Transportation Top modes of inter-city transportation used between destinations were: Airline : 33 % Railroad: 16 % Bus:14% Top modes of intra-city transit were : Taxicab/limo : 41% Subway/tram/bus : 18%
Top Leisure Activities Dining in restaurants Shopping Visiting historical places Visiting small towns and villages Sightseeing in cities Touring the countryside Visiting cultural heritage sites.
Spending Abroad Spending by US residents travelling abroad: $109.8 billion; up 7% Spending within foreign countries: $78.7 billion, up 3 %. Spending on transportation, via foreign carriers: $31.1 billion, up 5%. Top countries for U.S. spending: Mexico ($9.3 bn) The United Kingdom ($8.7 bn) Canada ($7.7 bn) Germany ($5.6 bn) Japan ($5.0 bn)
Profile Of Overseas Travellers Advance trip decision time: 95 days, in 2011 Airline reservation time: 63 days, in 2011 Pre paid package usage: grew to 13% of US travellers in Percentage visiting one destination: 65% in Percentage visiting three or more destinations:16% in Percentage on their first international trip: 7%, up one point from The average length of trip (number of nights) outside US: increased to 19.6 nights in 2010, up one night. Average number of international trips taken: 2.4, same as in 2010.
Top 10 Source Countries, 2011 Canada21.3 million Mexico13.5 million U.K. 3.8 million Japan 3.3 million Germany 1.8 million Brazil 1.5 million France 1.5 million S. Korea 1.2 million China 1.1 million Australia 1.0 million Highest Increase in arrivals was from China (+36%), Brazil (+ 26%) and Australia (+15%)
Top 10 Cities Of North America By International Visitor Spend, 2012 New York Leads (US$19.4 bn) Apart from Toronto and Vancouver, all the others are US cities. Source: MasterCard Wordwide Insights
Top 10 Spenders, 2011 Canada (+15%) $24.0 billion Japan (+2%) $14.8 billion United Kingdom (+6%) $12.0 billion Mexico (+6%) $9.2 billion Brazil (+36%) $8.5 billion
Top 10 Spenders, 2011 China (+47%) $7.7 billion Germany (+12%) $6.3 billion France (+18%) $5.0 billion Australia (+22%) $5.0 billion India (+10%) $4.4 billion
The Americas: Most Open A verage 31% of the worlds population do not need a Visa to visit Americas. 8.0% could obtain a Visa on arrival. 1.0% an eVisa. (UNWTO, 28 January 2013)
Outbound, Long Haul Increases North American outbound travel increased by 3% Long haul travel grows by 6%. The US outbound market expected to stabilise in (World Travel Monitor)
Likely To Cross New Borders With improved diplomatic relations, American Holiday-makers likely to visit North Korea, Cuba, Myanmar. (WTM Global Trends Report, 2012)
Rise in Family Travel 83% of survey respondents plan to take at least one vacation with family members in 2011, up 79%. (TripAdvisor) 37% plan to take a multi- generational family trip in (Hotelmarketing.com, 2011)
Women Travellers Increase Females comprised 51% of US travellers; 39% in Up from 2010 Averaged 44.2 years
The Next Generation Travellers Generation born between 1980 and 1999 Known as Gen Y, The Millenials, Gen Next. Population: 76mn Baby Boomers vs 79 mn Millenials now By 2030: 58mn Baby Boomers vs 78 mn Millenials The Millenials
The Millenials - Profile Instant Service & Flexibility Need real time information Shorter booking window of 75 days to 93 days Could prefer hostels with a clean bed, hot shower and Wifi Looks for that something extra in a hotel Demand to be integrated with authentic local experience Wish to promote social responsibility Lovers of pod hotel concept – limited room size, unique luxury design and high-tech gadget features. Peer Review – a powerful tool, social creatures online and offline
Online Population Total Online Population(000's),2012: 245,203 (78.1%) US Internet Users : million (71.2%) : million (73.2%) : million (74.9%) : million (76.5%) : million (77.8%)
Internet, Leading Travel Planning Source Internet Family, friends Information brochures Magazine TV Internet 85% among personal travellers 78% among business travellers Family, friends, or colleagues 60% / 38% Information brochures 32% / 28% Magazines 24% / 25% TV 22% / 26% Source: Google Study
Smart Phone Penetration Gen Z (18-23): 95% have mobile phone 64% have smartphone Gen Y Millennials (24-32): 97% ; 72% Gen X (33-46): 95% ; 61% Younger boomers (47-56) 92% ; 39% Older boomers (57-67): 89% ; 28% Golden generation (68-88): 85% ; 16%
Increase In Travel Bookings By Smartphones Travel bookings made through mobiles to reach $25 Billion by 2014 Mobile revenue will be 18% of the online market and 8% of the total travel market. In 2012, 22% of the total travel bookings/purchases are from mobile websites, 12% from native apps and the rest from non-mobile sources.
Forecast, Outbound Outbound market expected to stabilise in 2013 after declining in 2012 IPK forecasts zero growth for US outbound travel next year. The key trend in the North American outbound market is more travel within the region Source: IPK International
Forecast, Inbound Inbound forecast to grow over the period, 2011 – 2017 From the Caribbean (+3%), Asia (+64%), South America (+60 %), Oceania (+41%). Countries with the largest total growth percentages: China (+259%), Brazil (+83%), Argentina (+67%), South Korea (+51 %), India (+47%), Australia (+46%), Venezuela (+45%). North America world region will account for largest proportion of the total visitor growth of nearly 18 million visitors (42%).
References U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Manufacturing and Services Office of Travel and Tourism Industries U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis Statistics Canada Banco de Mexico U.N. World Tourism Organization MKG Hospitality Courtesy for images Wikipedia,
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