Table 1.4 Same-Day Travel Between the United States and Canada and the United States and Mexico: 2000–2004
Travel Between the United States and Canada and the United States and Mexico:
(Thousands of visits)
|2000||2001||2002||2003||2004||Percent change, 2000–2004||Average annual growth rate (percent) 2000–2004|
|U.S. residents to Canada||28,805||27,301||24,710||21,277||19,539||–32.2||–9.2|
|U.S. residents to Mexico||81,565||77,103||75,350||68,690||72,139||–11.6||–3.0|
|Canadian residents to the United States||28,000||24,481||21,534||21,486||22,191||–20.7||–5.6|
|Mexican residents to the United States||116,189||111,662||112,685||111,970||116,409||0.2||0.0|
|Same-day and overnight total1||314,294||299,834||293,413||278,413||290,459||–7.6||–2.0|
|Same-day as a share of total (percent)||81.0||80.2||79.8||80.2||79.3|
1 This table includes overnight and same-day totals. These totals are different from and should not be compared with the border-crossing data in section 3.
SOURCES: Statistics Canada, International Travel: Travel Between Canada and Other Countries (Touriscope), Catalogue No. 66201 -XIE (Ottawa, Ontario: various years). Statistics Canada. Culture, Tourism and the Centre for Education Statistics Division, special tabulations (Ottawa, Ontario: various years). Banco de México. Dirección General de Investigación Económica. Dirección de Medición Económica, special tabulations (Mexico City, D.F.: various years).