TABLE4: EXCURSIONIST ARRIVALS BY MONTH  1992 - 2004
MONTH 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 % change 03/04
January 6,038 6,906 6,948 9,382 3,190 7,313 8,112 6,374 5,788      7,290       5,162      5,175      5,927 14.5%
February 5,699 7,249 7,682 8,978 4,357 6,525 7,251 5,147 6,864      5,934       5,856      5,663      6,234 10.1%
March 7,297 6,292 7,697 9,740 3,752 8,975 8,387 6,672 8,152      5,722       7,780      5,878      6,382 8.6%
April 5,355 7,227 6,702 8,573 4,232 5,340 6,867 5,753 7,036      5,640       6,431      4,949      6,287 27.0%
May 4,462 5,396 6,206 6,320 4,443 5,525 6,478 4,886 5,810      4,949       6,058      6,101      4,553 -25.4%
June 3,892 4,725 5,127 5,507 3,313 4,392 4,775 4,695 5,793      4,505       5,007      4,352      4,239 -2.6%
July 4,875 6,094 6,789 6,603 3,324 5,927 5,754 5,375 5,911      4,624       6,064      6,478      5,684 -12.3%
August 6,470 7,846 9,185 8,611 5,913 7,271 7,045 7,971 6,852      5,694       7,596      8,091      8,395 3.8%
September 3,173 4,168 4,710 877 2,288 2,597 2,683 3,108 2,630      2,334       2,980      2,515      2,987 18.8%
October 4,293 4,931 5,875 823 3,755 4,449 4,182 3,431 3,652      2,758       4,231      3,735      3,640 -2.5%
November 5,033 6,215 7,510 1,213 4,801 6,007 4,154 2,960 4,723      3,812       4,659      3,703      5,364 44.9%
December        4,517      6,643        7,644        1,928      5,373      6,363 4,234 3,575 5,469      3,747       5,325      5,727      7,109 24.1%
TOTAL 61,104 73,692 82,075 68,555 48,741 70,684 69,922 59,947 68,680 57,009 67,149 62,367 66,801 7.1%
Annual% Change 2.6 20.6 11.4 (16.5) (28.9) 45.0 (1.1) (14.3) 14.6 (17.0) 17.8 (7.1) 7.1  
Source: Immigration Department