Table 9-4a Canada-Mexico/Mexico-Canada Travel by Trip Purpose

Table 9-4a
Canada-Mexico/Mexico-Canada Travel by Trip Purpose

(Thousands of visitors)

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  1990 1995 1996
Canadian source data      
Canadian resident overnight travel to Mexico 433 406 438
Pleasure/tourism 402 356 386
Business 13 32 38
Visit family and friends 10 10 6
Othera  9 8 7
Mexican resident overnight travel to Canada 63 63 80
Pleasure/tourism 39 38 46
Business 10 11 18
Visit family and friends 12 12 13
Othera  2 2 4
Mexican source data      
Canadian resident overnight travel to Mexico U  U 269
Pleasure/tourism U  U  210
Business U  U  20
Visit family and friends U  U  36
Othera  U  U  3
Mexican resident overnight travel to Canada U  U 17
Pleasure/tourism U  U  11
Business U  U  4
Visit family and friends U  U  1
Othera  U  U  1

aOther includes personal, in transit, shopping, educational study and other.

KEY: U = Data are unavailable.

SOURCES:

Canada

Statistics Canada. International Travel, Travel between Canada and other countries (Touriscope), Catalogue No. 66-201-XPB. (Ottawa, Ont.: various years).

Statistics Canada. Special tabulations. (Ottawa, Ont.: 1998).

Mexico

Banco de México. Dirección General de Investigación Económica. Dirección de Medición Económica. (Mexico City, D.F.: 1999).