2015 wasa good year for travel to the USA from the Nordic countries, with the figure for Norway been well over 300.000 and for Denmark over 350.000 visitors for the first time. Finland had over 155.000, an increase of 9.5% from the previous year and Sweden again had the highest percentage of visitors with over half a millon for the second year in a row.

International Arrivals to US 2015,

Country   2015    2014 Difference
DENMARK   353.004  311.750 13.2%
SWEDEN   586.332  551.996   6.2%
NORWAY   323.130  317.516  1.8%
FINLAND   155.039  141.649   9.5%
ICELAND    56.389    50.223 12.3%
THE BALTICS    65.415    55.992 16.8%
TOTAL AREA 1.539.309 1.429.126   7.7%
       
ITALY 1.039.397    963.540   7.9%
FRANCE 1.752.611 1.658.345   5.7%
GERMANY 2.271.820 2.056.492 10.5%
UNITED KINGDOM 4.900.823 4.149.129 18.1%



The Nordic countries also have a high level purchase power, and an average length of stay and spending above normal, with five to six weeks vacation time annually!