Figure 1 - U.S. Cruise Passenger Departures: 1Q04-2Q09

Figure 1 - U.S. Cruise Passenger Departures: 1Q04-2Q09

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(in thousands)

Year/Qtr. Passengers Trend
2004-Q1 2,305.13 2,261.49
2004-Q2 2,317.40 2,353.74
2004-Q3 2,437.10 2,405.19
2004-Q4 2,358.70 2,439.47
2005-Q1 2,544.84 2,455.38
2005-Q2 2,410.44 2,452.07
2005-Q3 2,423.48 2,417.07
2005-Q4 2,368.37 2,388.30
2006-Q1 2,420.40 2,401.40
2006-Q2 2,436.29 2,460.32
2006-Q3 2,528.30 2,534.30
2006-Q4 2,585.95 2,578.28
2007-Q1 2,648.30 2,587.39
2007-Q2 2,495.86 2,584.77
2007-Q3 2,634.09 2,580.65
2007-Q4 2,510.39 2,565.85
2008-Q1 2,699.38 2,517.87
2008-Q2 2,380.24 2,458.33
2008-Q3 2,447.74 2,425.75
2008-Q4 2,387.49 2,428.87
2009-Q1 2,528.61 2,451.83
2009-Q2 2,409.80 2,475.73

NOTE: Trend calculated through X-12-ARIMA. For more information on X-12-ARIMA, go to http://www.census.gov/srd/www/x12a/.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, based upon U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration; North America Cruise Summary Data; available at http://www.marad.dot.gov/ as of Oct. 14, 2009.