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FOREIGN VISITOR ARRIVALS BY PURPOSE,MAY 2007

PURPOSE

NATIONALITY

TOTAL

MEETINGS/ BUSINESS

SIGHTSEEING/ LEISURE

VISITING RELATIVES & FRIENDS

WORKER & CREW

OTHERS

TOTAL

2 251 221

603 731

1 145 235

6 748

195 654

299 853

ASIA

1 397 241

343 810

674 788

6 161

128 856

243 626

JAPAN

343 219

88 693

150 952

2 684

12 407

88 483

KOREA

418 467

134 080

223 227

524

29 086

31 550

KOREA,D.P.REP.

10 620

2 010

676

9

5 186

2 739

MONGOLIA

55 809

1 180

3 225

16

3 253

48 135

PHILIPPINES

72 658

5 500

31 446

99

30 819

4 794

THAILAND

52 262

2 857

41 910

51

5 073

2 371

SINGAPORE

84 165

12 603

42 979

2 514

4 405

21 664

INDONESIA

38 191

2 131

29 306

58

4 876

1 820

MALAYSIA

99 778

20 465

70 521

79

3 997

4 716

PAKISTAN

7 887

3 441

3 233

4

472

737

INDIA

43 706

15 179

17 451

52

6 386

4 638

NEPAL

2 721

285

2 096

3

101

236

SRI LANKA

1 890

827

216

0

766

81

KAZAKHSTAN

34 430

9 891

16 322

0

6 099

2 118

KYRGYZSTAN

4 173

1 345

1 913

0

850

65

OTHERS

127 265

43 323

39 315

68

15 080

29 479

AMERICA

241 193

72 283

139 950

218

9 540

19 202

U.S.A

174 401

53 781

100 604

142

6 700

13 174

CANADA

46 425

12 192

28 204

53

1 509

4 467

MEXICO

4 032

726

3 020

4

47

235

OTHERS

16 335

5 584

8 122

19

1 284

1 326

EUROPE

521 591

155 096

283 775

278

52 181

30 261

U.K.

50 792

20 913

22 942

43

2 450

4 444

GERMANY

52 232

20 008

22 948

37

3 732

5 507

FRANCE

42 167

11 349

23 652

74

2 163

4 929

ITALY

18 938

9 132

7 664

7

859

1 276

RUSSIA

245 801

57 852

155 266

17

27 726

4 940

SWITZERLAND

6 055

2 423

2 965

9

94

564

SWEDEN

11 914

3 828

6 449

14

473

1 150

NETHERLANDS

16 831

5 765

8 718

22

1 282

1 044

NORWAY

3 335

1 163

1 540

8

179

445

AUSTRIA

5 595

2 138

2 433

2

573

449

BELGIUM

5 561

1 784

3 057

8

237

475

SPAIN

9 732

4 265

4 733

4

78

652

PORTUGAL

3 534

765

2 265

0

278

226

OTHERS

49 104

13 711

19 143

33

12 057

4 160

OCEANIA

58 968

17 474

33 144

65

3 533

4 752

AUSTRALIA

48 834

14 449

27 915

52

2 681

3 737

NEW ZEALAND

9 081

2 776

4 887

11

464

943

OTHERS

1 053

249

342

2

388

72

AFRICA

32 003

15 035

13 484

20

1 544

1 920

OTHERS

225

33

94

6

0

92

Source: Exit-Entry Administration Bureau Ministry of Public Security