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Table 1 Travel between Canada and other countries

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Travel between Canada and other countries
  February 2008r August 2008r January 2009r February 2009p January to February 2009
  Seasonally adjusted
  thousands % change1
Canadian trips abroad2 4,384 4,452 3,807 3,965 4.1
To the United States 3,720 3,786 3,116 3,263 4.7
To other countries 665 666 692 702 1.5
Same-day car trips to the United States 2,053 2,104 1,649 1,748 6.0
Total trips, one or more nights 2,275 2,290 2,118 2,173 2.6
United States3 1,611 1,624 1,426 1,471 3.2
Car 965 980 844 889 5.4
Plane 545 539 494 492 -0.4
Other modes of transportation 101 105 89 90 2.0
Other countries4 665 666 692 702 1.5
Travel to Canada2 2,284 2,212 2,199 2,250 2.3
From the United States 1,882 1,807 1,809 1,877 3.8
From other countries 403 405 390 373 -4.4
Same-day car trips from the United States 759 760 708 754 6.5
Total trips, one or more nights 1,428 1,358 1,389 1,392 0.3
United States3 1,036 964 1,009 1,028 1.9
Car 603 554 607 626 3.0
Plane 305 287 285 289 1.5
Other modes of transportation 127 123 117 114 -2.6
Other countries4 392 394 380 364 -4.2
Travel to Canada: Top overseas markets, by country of origin5          
United Kingdom 76 72 68 64 -5.8
France 34 40 34 33 -1.1
Germany 28 29 30 27 -11.4
Mexico 24 21 24 22 -6.7
Japan 26 25 20 20 0.3
Australia 20 22 19 19 0.0
China 15 13 17 15 -9.8
South Korea 19 17 14 13 -8.5
Hong Kong 11 12 10 11 10.3
India 9 9 11 10 -3.2
Netherlands 10 10 10 9 -2.9
Italy 8 10 9 8 -3.1
preliminary
revised
Percentage change is based on unrounded data.
Totals exceed the sum of "same-day car trips" and "total trips, one or more nights" because they include all of the same-day trips.
Estimates for the United States include counts of cars and buses, and estimated numbers for planes, trains, boats and other methods.
Figures for other countries exclude same-day entries by land only, via the United States.
Includes same-day and overnight trips.