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Table 1 National tourism indicators

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National tourism indicators
  First quarter 2009 Second quarter 2009 Third quarter 2009 Fourth quarter 2009 First quarter 2010 Fourth quarter 2009 to first quarter 2010
  Seasonally adjusted  
  millions of dollars at 2002 prices % change
Total tourism expenditures            
Tourism demand in Canada 15,688 15,520 15,698 15,860 16,071 1.3
Tourism demand by non-residents 3,390 3,235 3,074 3,082 3,263 5.9
Tourism domestic demand 12,299 12,285 12,625 12,776 12,808 0.3
Transportation            
Tourism demand in Canada 6,000 5,963 6,063 6,118 6,146 0.5
Tourism demand by non-residents 941 914 852 850 936 10.1
Tourism domestic demand 5,059 5,049 5,212 5,267 5,210 -1.1
Accommodation            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,312 2,254 2,319 2,354 2,390 1.5
Tourism demand by non-residents 814 770 749 755 774 2.5
Tourism domestic demand 1,499 1,484 1,569 1,599 1,616 1.1
Food and beverage services            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,216 2,203 2,195 2,207 2,248 1.9
Tourism demand by non-residents 537 518 501 503 527 4.8
Tourism domestic demand 1,679 1,685 1,695 1,703 1,721 1.1
Other tourism commodities            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,476 2,437 2,429 2,444 2,472 1.1
Tourism demand by non-residents 396 375 354 354 366 3.4
Tourism domestic demand 2,080 2,062 2,075 2,090 2,106 0.8
Other commodities            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,684 2,663 2,692 2,737 2,815 2.8
Tourism demand by non-residents 702 658 618 620 660 6.5
Tourism domestic demand 1,982 2,005 2,074 2,117 2,155 1.8