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What was Darryl Hartley-Leonard's first job in the travel and tourism industry?

To give you an illustration of the number of jobs directly created through travel and tourism. The number of jobs per year created is equal to the entire population of how many separate states in the country?

And of course, jobs translate into payroll. What is the payroll generated by travel and tourism-related jobs?

Are you employed directly by the travel and tourism industry?

At the companies you work for, how many people are employed?

Do you own your own home?

Are you currently paying for a child's education?

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 1 Objective 1 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 1 Objective 2 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 1 Objective 3 recommendations are:

The nature and historical traveler spends more money daily than the average traveler. How much more?

How much of the land in Yellowstone National Park is dedicated to visitor use?

How far has the crime rate dropped since grassroots crime initiatives have been implemented?

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 4 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 5 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 4 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 5 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 6 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be the most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 7 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 3 Objective 8 recommendations are:

Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 3 Objective 9 recommendations are:


Q. 1
What was Darryl Hartley-Leonard's first job in the travel and tourism industry?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
124 10.9% Sales Account Manager
2
298 26.2% Restaurant Waiter
3
58 5.1% Catering Manager
4
659 57.9% Front Desk Clerk
1,139 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 2
To give you an illustration of the number of jobs directly created through travel and tourism. The number of jobs per year created is equal to the entire population of how many separate states in the country?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
173 18.6% 15
2
310 33.4% 28
3
202 21.7% 39
4
244 26.3% 42
929 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 3
And of course, jobs translate into payroll. What is the payroll generated by travel and tourism-related jobs?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
321 32.2% $110b
2
476 47.7% $155b
3
131 13.1% $90b
4
69 6.9% $50b
997 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 4
Are you employed directly by the travel and tourism industry?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
761 76.1% Yes
2
239 23.9% No
1,000 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 5
At the companies you work for, how many people are employed?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
321 33.6% 1-10
2
231 24.2% 11-50
3
95 9.9% 51-100
4
148 15.5% 101-500
5
160 16.8% Above 500
955 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 6
Do you own your own home?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
894 92.1% Yes
2
77 7.9% No
971 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 7
Are you currently paying for a child's education?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
274 29.0% Yes, K-12
2
206 21.8% Yes, College
3
466 49.3% No
946 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 8
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 1 Objective 1 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
358 36.9% To expand communications
2
339 35.0% Public information programs
3
143 14.8% TPC create government agency information programs
4
129 13.3% Serve as a communications ambassador
969 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 9
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 1 Objective 2 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
296 28.6% Adopt the UN/WTO Definitions and Standard Classifications
2
596 57.6% Accurately account for the expansion of travel and tourism related businesses (SIC) System
3
142 13.7% Develop a travel and tourism satellite account
1,034 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 10
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 1 Objective 3 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
494 46.1% Develop a strategic plan for curriculum development
2
30 2.8% Develop a catalog
3
134 12.5% Identify formal skill standards
4
106 9.9% Voluntary industry certification programs
5
308 28.7% Degree programs offering travel and tourism specialty concentrations
1,072 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 11
The nature and historical traveler spends more money daily than the average traveler. How much more?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
56 5.5% $7.00
2
299 29.5% $19.00
3
420 41.4% $45.00
4
240 23.6% $62.00
1,015 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 12
How much of the land in Yellowstone National Park is dedicated to visitor use?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
560 57.7% 2%
2
278 28.7% 9%
3
86 8.9% 12%
4
46 4.7% 22%
970 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 13
How far has the crime rate dropped since grassroots crime initiatives have been implemented?
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
103 18.2% 6%
2
112 19.8% 10%
3
187 33.0% 19%
4
165 29.1% 26%
567 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 14
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 4 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
188 18.5% Fostering environmental and cultural travel and tourism
2
388 38.3% Convene regional tourism summits
3
79 7.8% Expand industry initiatives to educate domestic and international visitors
4
297 29.3% Implement policies and programs that preserve our natural and cultural environments
5
43 4.2% Create an environmentally friendly awards program
6
19 1.9% Utilize technology to educate environmental concerns
1,014 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 15
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 5 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
173 17.1% Develop community safety plans
2
85 8.4% Adopt guidelines for the safe handling of visitors
3
81 8.0% Identify best practices for travel safety education
4
51 5.0% Employ risk reduction strategies in the development of new products and services
5
576 57.0% Extend existing toll-free multi-lingual visitor information services
6
44 4.4% Form a National Traveler Safety Team
1,010 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 16
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 4 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
40 12.9% Fostering environmental and cultural travel and tourism
2
99 31.8% Convene regional tourism summits
3
38 12.2% Expand industry initiatives to educate domestic and international visitors
4
100 32.2% Implement policies and programs that preserve our natural and cultural environments
5
23 7.4% Create an environmentally friendly awards program
6
11 3.5% Utilize technology to educate environmental concerns
311 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 17
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 5 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
203 21.5% Develop community safety plans
2
88 9.3% Adopt guidelines for the safe handling of visitors
3
20 2.1% Identify best practices for travel safety education
4
32 3.4% Employ risk reduction strategies in the development of new products and services
5
564 59.8% Extend existing toll-free multi-lingual visitor information services
6
36 3.8% Form a National Traveler Safety Team
943 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 18
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 6 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
502 40.1% Federal inspection agencies should leverage technology to enhance facilitation
2
191 15.2% TIA should convene an annual travel and tourism technology symposium and technology trade show
3
281 22.4% TIA should promote the expansion of international visitor transaction services
4
279 22.3% TIA should develop an electronic clearinghouse
1,253 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 19
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be the most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 2 Objective 7 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
221 18.4% Congress should reauthorize ISTEA
2
880 73.3% Congress should fund transportation needs
3
17 1.4% TPC should develop a federal agency education program
4
15 1.3% Travel authorities should provide travelers with access to electronic travel information
5
67 5.6% TPC should facilitate private sector input on tourism infrastructure decisions
1,200 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 20
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the premiere industry? Goal 3 Objective 8 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
581 45.9% Congress should make Visa Waiver Pilot Program permanent
2
38 3.0% Dept of State should extend visas and increase consular staff
3
157 12.4% Federal inspection agencies should enhance facilitation
4
57 4.5% Federal inspection agencies should expand pre-clearance and pre-inspection services (1 of 2)
5
220 17.4% Federal inspection agencies should improve service at ports of entry
6
20 1.6% President should amend NAFTA
7
121 9.6% TIA should promote international signage
8
61 4.8% TIA should promote multilingual traveler information
9
12 0.9% TIA should promote guidelines on disability access information (2 of 2)
1,267 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding


Q. 21
Of these recommendations, which one do you believe to be most critical to making this the promiere industry? Goal 3 Objective 9 recommendations are:
Key
Number of responses
Percentage of responses
Answer
1
873 76.8% Congress should enact a new national tourism office
2
198 17.4% Visit USA should have a funding goal of $100m by 2000
3
66 5.8% In-market advertising campaigns will be designed as a Visit USA/ private sector partnership
1,137 100.0% Total

Note: percentages may not add to exactly 100% because of rounding

 



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