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Table 2 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 current prices % change
Total tourism expenditures            
Tourism demand in Canada 17,344 17,061 17,351 17,760 18,159 2.2
Tourism demand by non-residents 3,760 3,543 3,384 3,421 3,663 7.1
Tourism domestic demand 13,583 13,518 13,967 14,340 14,496 1.1
Transportation            
Tourism demand in Canada 6,480 6,355 6,515 6,766 6,866 1.5
Tourism demand by non-residents 986 938 872 890 981 10.2
Tourism domestic demand 5,494 5,417 5,642 5,877 5,885 0.1
Accommodation            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,591 2,470 2,538 2,603 2,720 4.5
Tourism demand by non-residents 915 841 821 833 897 7.7
Tourism domestic demand 1,677 1,629 1,717 1,769 1,823 3.1
Food and beverage services            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,646 2,652 2,666 2,692 2,761 2.6
Tourism demand by non-residents 644 621 608 615 648 5.4
Tourism domestic demand 2,000 2,031 2,058 2,079 2,113 1.6
Other tourism commodities            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,759 2,723 2,728 2,757 2,810 1.9
Tourism demand by non-residents 469 443 422 421 438 4.0
Tourism domestic demand 2,290 2,280 2,306 2,336 2,372 1.5
Other commodities            
Tourism demand in Canada 2,868 2,861 2,904 2,942 3,002 2.0
Tourism demand by non-residents 746 700 661 662 699 5.6
Tourism domestic demand 2,122 2,161 2,244 2,279 2,303 1.1