International Travel and Tourism CD-ROMEntry ID: BTS_INT_TRAV_TOUR
Abstract: The CD-ROM International Travel and Tourism (T&T), has been released by the
Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS, http://www.bts.gov) of the U.S.
Department of Transportation (DOT, http://www.dot.gov). The T&T is a
compilation of national and international travel and tourism data from the
The Following was abstracted from the Bureau's web site at: http://www.bts.gov/
The ... International Travel and Tourism (T&T) CD-ROM is a compendium of travel
and tourism statistics from national and international organizations worldwide.
The T&T project was designed to 1)collect statistics and associated information
from national and international agencies that provide a broad view of travel
tourism; 2)make worldwide travel and tourism statistics more readily
and 3)serve as a resource for research, analysis, international comparisons,
and the enhancement of statistical collection and presentation. The CD-ROM
contains over 200 national and international travel and tourism publications
collected from 100 transportation, tourism, and statistical agencies worldwide.
The T&T CD-ROM contains over 14,000 pages of statistics, statements of
methodology, and collection instruments, as well as almost 10,000 spreadsheet
files extracted from submitted publications and converted to electronic format.
Data include information on mode of travel, purpose of travel, type of
accommodation, and related travel and tourism statistics.
Source of Data:
Submissions from 100 national and international transportation, tourism,
and statistical agencies from 88 nations worldwide.
Geographic Source of Data: Independent and dependent nations, and areas of
special sovereignty, selected geographic sub-areas within nations.
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Start Date: 1970-01-01Stop Date: 1996-12-31
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: CD-ROM, Intenet
Distribution Size: 680 MB
Distribution Format: Publications in .PDF format, spreadsheets in .WK1 file format
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (202) 366-8869
Fax: (202) 366-3640
Email: kevin.cross at bts.gov
Data Product Development and Marketing Coordinator DOT/Bureau of Transportation Statistics 400 7th Street, SW
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20590
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2003-08-12