Kainuu
Accommodation and Travel Stats

December 2019

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 trends.

Kainuu: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights (November)
icon: star 59,000
2 %
icon: finland 54,700
7 %
icon: foreign 4,400
34 %
Top 3:
Ukraine
1,300
30 %
Russia
1,000
19 %
China
440
82 %
Visitors icon
Visitors (November)
icon: star 20,000
8 %
icon: finland 19,300
10 %
icon: foreign 660
23 %
Top 3:
Russia
191
8 %
Ukraine
75
15 %
Germany
42
27 %
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales (November)
icon: star 2.7 mill.
86 %
Average prices:
Night
46.10 €
20.80 €
Room
86.50 €
29.40 €
RevPAR
34.00 €
12.60 €
Capacity icon
Capacity (November)
icon: establishment 35
3 %
icon: room 2,200
0 %
icon: bed 8,000
1 %

Temperature

Rainfall

Registered bed nights increased two percent (November)

In November 2019, 59,000 bed nights were recorded in Kainuu (+2.2 %), of which 54,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 4,400 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased seven percent and foreign bed nights decreased 34 percent. In total, bed nights increased two percent from last year's November.

Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Ukraine (1,300 nights).

Between January and November, 836,000 bed nights (+7.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 88,400 (-4.6 %) for foreigners in Kainuu, in total 924,000 (+6.0 %) nights.

51,800 nights (+37.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 7,300 nights (-63.7 %) by business visitors.

Registered bed nights

Bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 3.8 percent (November)

Total of 1.6 million bed nights (+4.9 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.1 million nights (+5.5 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 453,000 nights (+3.4 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Kainuu out of total bed nights was 3.8 % (-0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 4.9 % and foreign bed nights 1.0 %.

Bed nights comparison between regions

20,000 tourists arrived to accommodation (November)

Arrivals to registered accommodation increased eight percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 96.7 percent were domestic, and 3.3 percent were from foreign countries.

During November, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kainuu on average 2.8 nights (-0.08) and foreigners 6.6 nights (-1.1).

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Accommodation sales 2.7 million euro (November)

Registered accommodation sales in November were 2.7 million euro (+1.3 million).

Registered January-November sales were 39.2 million euro and they increased 15.7 million euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
November 2019
Amount
Change jan-November 2019
Amount
Change
Adr (Registered) 87 € 51.3 %  85 € 29.3 % 
Bed Night (Registered) 46 € 81.9 %  42 € 57.4 % 
Revpar (Registered) 34 € 59.1 %  41 € 38.1 % 

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization (November)

35 accommodation establishments (-1)
2,200 rooms (+4)
8,000 beds (-63)

Room utilization 39.2 % (+1.9)
Unsold rooms 1,300

Registered room utilization

Sources: Statistics Finland


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