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NYS Tourism Impact - Central New York v2

NYS Tourism Impact - Central New York v2

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2012 Calendar Year Central New York Focus
The Economic Impact of Tourism in New York 
 
 
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State Summary
 
 
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Key themes in 2012
The recovery of New York State’s tourism economy continued to
expand in 2012, growing 6.2% after an 8.3% expansion in 2011.
 As a result, traveler spending reached a new high of $57.3 billion.
Key industry data provide details of the historic expansion:
Room demand surged, growing 3.9% in 2012. And room ratesincreased 3.8% equating to a total hotel revenue increase of 7.3%according to Smith Travel Research.
 Air passenger activity increased 4.5% for JFK and LGA combinedwhile airfares at these airports increased 2%.
 A combination of modestly higher fuel prices and additional drivevisitors pushed spending at gasoline stations up 7.8%.
Direct tourism employment grew 2.8% to reach a new high in 2012
while associated personal income expanded 4.6%. By both of thesemeasures, tourism outpaced the general economy.

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