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This section presents data on the arts, entertainment, and recreation economic sector of the economy, and personal recreational activities, the arts and humanities, and domestic and foreign travel.
Tables for Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Section [PDF 1.2M]
1219 - Performing Arts--Selected Data: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 25k]
1220 - Arts and Humanities--Selected Federal Aid Programs: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
1221 - Attendance Rates for Various Arts Activities: 2002 [Excel 51k]
1222 - Participation in Various Leisure Activities: 2002 [Excel 49k]
1223 - Participation in Various Arts Activities: 2002 [Excel 23k]
1217 - Expenditures Per Consumer Unit for Entertainment and Reading: 1985 to 2004 [Excel 29k]
1218 - Personal Consumption Expenditures for Recreation: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 23k]
1213 - Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Services--Estimated Revenue: 2000 and 2004 [Excel 20k]
1214 - Arts, Entertainment and Recreation--Establishments, Revenue, Payroll, and Employees by Kind of Business (1997 NAICS Basis): 1997 and 2002 [Excel 20k]
1215 - Arts, Entertainment and Recreation--Nonemployer Establishments and Receipts by Kind of Business (NAICS Basis): 1997 to 2002 [Excel 22k]
1216 - Arts, Entertainment and Recreation--Establishments, Payroll, and Employees by Kind of Business (NAICS Basis): 2000 and 2003 [Excel 24k]
1224 - Adult Attendance at Sports Events by Frequency: 2005 [Excel 19k]
1225 - Adult Participation in Selected Leisure Activities by Frequency: 2005 [Excel 24k]
1226 - Retail Sales and Household Participation in Lawn and Garden Activities: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 19k]
1227 - Household Pet Ownership: 2001 [Excel 17k]
1228 - College and Professional Football Summary: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 17k]
1229 - Selected Recreational Activities: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 21k]
1230 - Selected Spectator Sports: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 20k]
1231 - High School Students Engaged in Organized Physical Activity by Sex, Race and Hispanic Origin: 2005 [Excel 18k]
1233 - Participation in Selected Sports Activities: 2004 [Excel 32k]
1234 - Participation in NCAA Sports: 2004 to 2005 [Excel 20k]
1235 - Sporting Goods Sales by Product Category: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 22k]
1236 - Participants in Wildlife-Related Recreation Activities: 2001 [Excel 17k]
1237 - Consumer Purchases of Sporting Goods by Consumer Characteristics: 2004 [Excel 22k]
1238 - Tourism Sales by Commodity Group, 2000 to 2005, and Tourism Employment by Industry Group, 2000 to 2005 [Excel 18k]
1239 - National Park System--Summary: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 26k]
1240 - State Park and Recreation Areas by State: 2004 [Excel 28k]
1241 - Summary of Travel Trends: 1977 to 2001 [Excel 18k]
1242 - Travel in the United States by Selected Trip Characteristics: 2001 [Excel 23k]
1243 - Domestic Travel by U.S. Resident Households--Summary: 1998 to 2004 [Excel 16k]
1244 - Characteristics of Domestic Overnight Leisure Trips by U.S. Resident Households: 1999 to 2004 [Excel 16k]
1245 - North America Cruise Industry in the United States: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 17k]
1246 - Top States and Cities Visited by Overseas Travelers: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 22k]
1247 - Impact of International Travel on States Economies: 2004 [Excel 22k]
1248 - Domestic Travel Expenditures by State: 2004 [Excel 22k]
1249 - International Travelers and Expenditures: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 17k]
1250 - International Travel: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 18k]
1251 - Selected U.S.-Canadian and U.S.-Mexican Border Land--Passenger Gateways: 2005 [Excel 20k]
1252 - Foreign Visitors for Pleasure Admitted by Country of Last Residence: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 26k]
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