ACRO Global Tourism Marketer
Google Ads
Google Ads are displayed to people when they’re actively looking for what you have to sell. The people reached by Google Ads have demonstrated an intent to buy - or at least get information about - your products and services.
Find out more.
How COVID-19 is impacting tourism in the New England states
By
14 April 2020 (Edited 14 April 2020)


Share This Article


Personal finance website WalletHub has published rankings of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the tourism industries of the US states.

Here are some statistics for New England:

Overall rank on COVID-19 impact (low numbers mean big impacts):

  • Vermont #4
  • Massachusetts #5
  • New Hampshire #7
  • Maine #11
  • Rhode Island #12
  • Connecticut #13

State dependency on travel and tourism:

  • Vermont #5
  • New Hampshire #6
  • Massachusetts #11
  • Connecticut #12
  • Maine #15
  • Rhode Island #16

(The reason those rankings are in different order is: WalletHub rates the "state aggressiveness against coronavirus" higher for RI, MA and VT higher than that of ME, NH and CT.)

New England states ranking in the top 5 on other measures include:

Highest share of businesses in travel and tourism-related industries:

  • Maine #5

Highest travel spend per travel employee:

  • Connecticut #1
  • New Hampshire #3
  • Massachusetts #5

Highest share of consumer expenditures on travel:

  • Connecticut #3
  • Massachusetts #4
  • Rhode Island #16

Opinions of 6 experts consulted by WalletHub as to how long COVID-19 travel restrictions will remain in place range from:

  • "Lifted in 2 months (but 2020 lost to tourism)" through
  • "All of 2020, maybe first half of 2021" to
  • "Only when a vaccine has been developed, probably not before fall/winter 2021"

Stay tuned for updates.


David Boggs President/CEO ACRO Global|Publisher Tourism Marketer
David H. Boggs
President/CEO
ACRO Global
Publisher
TourismMarketer
View David Boggs's profile on LinkedIn

Google Certifications - David H Boggs

Website
Visit Website
Rating
4/5 based on 1 vote.
Show Individual Votes
Tags , , , ,
Views 60 views. Averaging 0 views per day.
Related Articles
External Article: https://wallethub.com/edu/states-hit-hardest-by-covid-impact-on-tourism/72974/


Quick Reply
Your Name:
Your Comment:


You may use BB Codes in your message.
Spam Prevention:


Members currently reading this thread:

Previous Article | Next Article