Accommodation and Travel Stats
Kainuu: Tourism in a nutshell
78,900 registered bed nights (December 2019)
In December 2019, 78,900 bed nights were recorded in Kainuu (-4.0 %), of which 68,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 10,900 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased one percent and foreign bed nights decreased 27 percent. In total, bed nights decreased four percent from last year's December.
70,800 nights (+14.0 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 8,100 nights (-59.6 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 904,000 bed nights (+6.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 98,700 (-8.1 %) for foreigners in Kainuu, in total 1.0 million (+5.1 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
Market share 4.5 percent (December 2019)
Total of 1.8 million bed nights (+0.9 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 986,000 nights (+2.0 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 787,000 nights (-0.4 %) by foreigners.
The market share of Kainuu out of total bed nights was 4.5 % (-0.2 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 6.9 % and foreign bed nights 1.4 %.
Bed nights comparison between regions
23,700 tourists arrived to accommodation (December 2019)
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased three percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 85.3 percent were domestic, and 14.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kainuu on average 3.4 nights (-0.11) and foreigners 3.1 nights (-0.93).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 2.4 million euro (December 2019)
Registered accommodation sales in December were 2.4 million euro (+47,600).
Registered January-December sales were 41.6 million euro and they increased 15.7 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||78 €||5.5 %||85 €||27.2 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||35 €||6.9 %||40 €||35.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||30 €||6.3 %||42 €||53.1 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization (December 2019)
36 accommodation establishments (+0)
2,200 rooms (-30)
8,000 beds (-192)
Room utilization 44.2 % (+0.6)
Unsold rooms 1,200
Registered room utilization
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Sources: Statistics Finland
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