Table  3
EXCURSIONIST ARRIVALS BY MONTH  1992 - 1998
 MONTH 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997              1998
               
   
 January              6,038            6,906                6,948               9,382               3,190               7,313                    8,112
   
 February              5,699            7,249                7,682               8,978               4,357               6,525                    7,251
   
 March              7,297            6,292                7,697               9,740               3,752               8,975                    8,387
   
 April              5,355            7,227                6,702               8,573               4,232               5,340                    6,867
   
 May              4,462            5,396                6,206               6,320               4,443               5,525                    6,478
   
 June              3,892            4,725                5,127               5,507               3,313               4,392                    4,775
   
 July              4,875            6,094                6,789               6,603               3,324               5,927                    5,754
   
 August              6,470            7,846                9,185               8,611               5,913               7,271                    7,045
   
 September              3,173            4,168                4,710                  877               2,288               2,597                    2,683
   
 October              4,293            4,931                5,875                  823               3,755               4,449                    4,182
   
 November              5,033            6,215                7,510               1,213               4,801               6,007                    4,154
   
 December              4,517            6,643                7,644               1,928               5,373               6,363                    4,234
   
 TOTAL           61,104         73,692             82,075            68,555            48,741            70,684                 69,922
   
Annual% Change   20.60 11.38 (16.47) (28.90) 45.02 (1.08)