TABLE 3: MONTHLY TOURIST ARRIVALS BY AIR AND SEA 2000 - 2006
MONTH 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
SEA AIR TOTAL SEA AIR TOTAL SEA AIR TOTAL SEA AIR TOTAL SEA AIR TOTAL SEA AIR TOTAL SEA AIR TOTAL
January 1,371 2,240   3,611   1,657   2,847   4,504   1,185   2,683     3,868      1,522      2,496     4,018      2,118      2,462     4,580      3,179      2,251     5,430      3,404      2,638     6,042
February 1,721 2,714   4,435   1,811   3,741   5,552   1,536   3,141     4,677      1,696      2,805     4,501      2,826      2,737     5,563      3,207      3,001     6,208      3,846      2,835     6,681
March 1,616 3,171   4,787   2,039   3,555   5,594   1,967   3,735     5,702      2,017      2,913     4,930      3,149      2,697     5,846      3,604      3,393     6,997      4,662      3,056     7,718
April 1,837 2,984   4,821   2,262   3,792   6,054   1,517   2,955     4,472      2,010      2,777     4,787      3,040      2,965     6,005      3,107      3,010     6,117      4,730      3,662     8,392
May 1,357 2,337   3,694   1,370   2,595   3,965   1,283   2,500     3,783      1,442      2,473     3,915      2,426      2,704     5,130      2,983      2,605     5,588      3,688      2,778     6,466
June 1,302 2,088   3,390   1,177   2,321   3,498      999   1,998     2,997      1,257      2,116     3,373      1,853      2,148     4,001      2,526      2,240     4,766      3,205      2,640     5,845
July 1,627 2,209   3,836   1,531   2,764   4,295   1,178   2,593     3,771      1,710      2,832     4,542      2,815      2,670     5,485      3,028      3,065     6,093      3,307      3,281     6,588
August 1,597 1,901   3,498   1,578   2,438   4,016   1,318   2,218     3,536      1,676      2,180     3,856      2,048      2,198     4,246      2,101      2,359     4,460      3,359      2,727     6,086
September 438 593   1,031      373      534      907      292      495        787        338        629        967        727        451     1,178        510      1,015     1,525        840      1,356     2,196
October 550 1,100   1,650      550   1,046   1,596      575   1,044     1,619        700      1,012     1,712      1,410          84     1,494        855      1,238     2,093      1,314      1,199     2,513
November 1,136 2,400   3,536      999   2,292   3,291   1,526   2,260     3,786      2,297      2,244     4,541      3,889        521     4,410      2,935      2,773     5,708      3,898      2,370     6,268
December 1,806 3,694   5,500   1,548   3,145   4,693   1,965   3,006     4,971      2,813      2,960     5,773      4,628      1,421     6,049      3,630      3,469     7,099      4,831      3,336     8,167
TOTAL 16,358 27,431 43,789 16,895 31,070 47,965 15,341 28,628   43,969   19,478   27,437   46,915   30,929   23,058   53,987   31,665   30,419   62,084   41,084   31,878   72,962
Annual % change -15.8% 0.3% -6.4% 3.3% 13.3% 9.5% -9.2% -7.9% -8.3% 27.0% -4.2% 6.7% 58.8% -16.0% 15.1% 2.4% 31.9% 15.0% 29.7% 4.8% 17.5%
 
Source: Immigration Department