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FOREIGN VISITOR ARRIVALS BY PURPOSE,MAR 2007

PURPOSE

NATIONALITY

TOTAL

MEETINGS/ BUSINESS

SIGHTSEEING/ LEISURE

VISITING RELATIVES & FRIENDS

WORKER & CREW

OTHERS

TOTAL

2192916

632 252

1 067 184

7 635

189 544

296 301

ASIA

1356311

351 856

635 937

7 042

125 256

236 220

JAPAN

365 321

91 410

163 863

3 488

12 549

94 011

KOREA

392 147

140 034

195 202

525

27 736

28 650

KOREA,D.P.REP.

10 348

1 941

582

9

5 188

2 628

MONGOLIA

46 335

2 554

1 769

26

2 325

39 661

PHILIPPINES

68 632

6 156

26 890

155

30 921

4 510

THAILAND

68 089

3 833

56 635

71

4 776

2 774

SINGAPORE

76461

12 623

36 507

2 494

4 399

20 438

INDONESIA

35152

2 424

25 340

61

5 157

2 170

MALAYSIA

90186

22 699

58 743

79

4 024

4 641

PAKISTAN

8 732

3 645

3 098

6

436

1 547

INDIA

39770

16 914

10 303

65

6 657

5 831

NEPAL

2 514

320

1 648

14

225

307

SRI LANKA

2 245

1 022

231

0

781

211

KAZAKHSTAN

34089

9 272

17 901

2

5 246

1 668

KYRGYZSTAN

4 969

1 358

2 508

0

924

179

OTHERS

111321

35 651

34 717

47

13 912

26 994

AMERICA

242427

79 605

133 152

214

9 100

20 356

U.S.A

172 951

60 370

92 793

139

6 453

13 196

CANADA

49 354

12 871

29 560

50

1 283

5 590

MEXICO

4 219

772

3 135

4

61

247

OTHERS

15 903

5 592

7 664

21

1 303

1 323

EUROPE

499654

165 685

250 671

267

50 166

32 865

U.K.

56 100

24 164

23 185

36

2 705

6 010

GERMANY

55 628

22 730

23 996

53

3 757

5 092

FRANCE

39 805

12 268

19 988

66

2 184

5 299

ITALY

19 300

10 154

7 091

14

932

1 109

RUSSIA

205 453

54 236

120 512

17

24 848

5 840

SWITZERLAND

5 543

2 810

2 031

6

127

569

SWEDEN

14 543

4 548

8 366

9

536

1 084

NETHERLANDS

14 851

6 495

5 839

10

1 211

1 296

NORWAY

6 243

1 579

3 868

7

227

562

AUSTRIA

5 646

2 423

2 247

3

468

505

BELGIUM

6 095

2 396

2 999

8

236

456

SPAIN

11 053

4 989

5 419

3

84

558

PORTUGAL

4 065

761

2 692

1

350

261

OTHERS

55 329

16 132

22 438

34

12 501

4 224

OCEANIA

60 854

19 075

33 310

73

3 351

5 045

AUSTRALIA

51 717

15 985

28 992

57

2 591

4 092

NEW ZEALAND

8 221

2 860

4 008

14

444

895

OTHERS

916

230

310

2

316

58

AFRICA

33 489

16 001

14 005

26

1 671

1 786

OTHERS

181

30

109

13

0

29

Source: Exit-Entry Administration Bureau Ministry of Public Security