Gävle
Accommodation and Travel Stats

August 2021

Gävle: Tourism in a nutshell

icon: star 53,100
28 %
icon: sweden 46,900
20 %
icon: foreign 6,200
167 %
icon: star 31,900
37 %
icon: sweden 29,000
31 %
icon: foreign 2,900
165 %
icon: star 27.5 mill. SEK
26 %
Average prices:
Night
518.10 SEK
6.10 SEK
Room
1,126.70 SEK
65.80 SEK
RevPAR
814.30 SEK
150.30 SEK
icon: establishment 21
0 %
icon: room 1,100
0 %
icon: bed 2,200
0 %
icon: room 72 %
15 %
icon: bed 73 %
11 %
icon: temperature 14.5 °C
2.3 °C
icon: rainfall 320 mm
301 mm

Registered bed nights increased 28 percent

In August 2021, 53,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Gävle (+27.8 %), of which 46,900 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 6,200 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 20 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 167 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 28 percent from last year's August.

11,600 rooms (+28.3 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 12,800 rooms (+11.6 %) by business visitors.

Between January and August, 238,000 registered bed nights (+9.9 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 22,600 (+119.8 %) for foreigners in Gävle, in total 261,000 (+14.9 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights

Registered bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 0.6 percent

Total of 8.4 million registered bed nights (+39.1 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 6.8 million nights (+25.4 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 1.6 million nights (+160.6 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Gävle out of total registered bed nights was 0.6 % (-0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 0.7 % and foreign bed nights 0.4 %.

31,900 tourists arrived to registered accommodation

Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 37 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 90.8 percent were domestic, and 9.2 percent were from foreign countries.

During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gävle on average 1.6 nights (-0.16) and foreigners 2.1 nights (+0.02).

Visitor days

Visitor days by region

Visitor days by city

Visitor days by postal code

Visitor nights

Visitor nights by region

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Accommodation sales 27.5 million SEK

Registered accommodation sales in August were 27.5 million SEK (+5.7 million).

Registered January-August sales were 134.6 million SEK and they increased 11.8 million euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
August 2021
Amount
Change jan-August 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Registered) 1,100 SEK 6.2 % 1,000 SEK -0.2 %
Revpar (Registered) 810 SEK 22.6 % 520 SEK 8.1 %
Bed Night (Registered) 520 SEK -1.2 % 520 SEK -4.6 %

Registered accommodation sales

Non-registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Registered Accommodation

21 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,100 rooms (+3)
2,200 beds (+0)

Room utilization 72.3 % (+9.7)
Unsold rooms 310
Bed utilization 72.9 % (+6.9)

Registered room utilization for establishments

Key indicators

Bed nights

Arrivals

Sales

Travel key indicators: the darker the square the larger the value.

Dark squares in the middle (vertically) mean the main season is in the summer. Dark squares on the top and the bottom mean the main season is in the winter. Gradually darkening squares from left to right signify growth over the years.

It is important to notice that the largest values (darkest squares) are not necessarily during the same months between different stats as this might reveal interesting details about travel and accommodation trends.

Temperature

Rainfall

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Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute

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