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International Travel Statistics

 

Number of international travellers entering or returning to Canada, through Thunder Bay, by type of transport, computed annual total (persons)
Traveller characteristics 2014 2015 2016
Total international travellers 13,503 8,131 9,434
Total non-resident travellers 1,268 839 1,098
United States residents entering Canada 1,197 799 973
Residents of countries other than United States entering Canada 71 40 125
    Residents of countries other than United States entering Canada, air 71 40 123
    Residents of countries other than United States entering Canada, sea 0 0 2
Total Canadian residents 9,344 4,656 5,821
Canadian residents returning from the United States 3,136 372 446
    Canadian residents returning from the United States, air 3,038 269 361
Canadian residents returning from countries other than the United States 6,208 4,284 5,375
    Canadian residents returning from countries other than the United States, air 6,208 4,284 5,375
    Canadian residents returning from countries other than the United States, sea 0 0 0
Total other travellers 2,891 2,636 2,515

Source: Statistics Canada. Table 427-0001 - Number of international travellers entering or returning to Canada, by type of transport, computed annual total (persons), CANSIM (database)

 

Number of vehicles travelling between Canada and the United States, through the Thunder Bay Border - Pigeon River, computed annual total
 Mode of transportation 2014 2015 2016
Total vehicles entering Canada
271,555 240,600 224,367
Total United States vehicles entering 41,376 43,037 47,230
  United States vehicles entering, Automobiles 36,008 37,633 41,116
  United States vehicles entering, Trucks 4,547 4,704 5,074
  United States vehicles entering, Other vehicles 821 700 1,040
Total Canadian vehicles returning to Canada 230,179 197,563 177,137
   Total Canadian vehicles returning, Automobiles 225,075 192,726 172,238
  Total Canadian vehicles returning, Trucks 4,475 4,152 4,171
  Total Canadian vehicles returning, Other vehicles 629 685 728

Source: Statistics Canada. Table 427-0002 - Number of vehicles travelling between Canada and the United States, computed annual total, CANSIM (database).