Accommodation and Travel Stats
North Ostrobothnia: Tourism in a nutshell
184,000 registered bed nights
In March 2019, 184,000 bed nights were recorded in North Ostrobothnia (-6.7 %), of which 155,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 28,300 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased eight percent and foreign bed nights decreased two percent. In total, bed nights decreased seven percent from last year's March.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Russia (6,200 nights).
135,000 nights (-5.4 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 49,000 nights (-10.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and March, 352,000 bed nights (-6.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 113,000 (+2.9 %) for foreigners in North Ostrobothnia, in total 465,000 (-4.2 %) 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 9.9 percent
Total of 1.9 million bed nights (-2.3 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.3 million nights (-2.6 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 566,000 nights (-1.4 %) by foreigners.
The market share of North Ostrobothnia out of total bed nights was 9.9 % (-0.5 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 12.0 % and foreign bed nights 5.0 %.
81,700 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased four percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 88.5 percent were domestic, and 11.5 percent were from foreign countries.
During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in North Ostrobothnia on average 2.1 nights (-0.07) and foreigners 3.0 nights (-0.15).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 9.2 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in March were 9.2 million euro (+250,000).
Registered January-March sales were 23.0 million euro and they increased 1.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||109 €||4.4 %||103 €||3.9 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||60 €||4.5 %||53 €||6.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||50 €||10.2 %||49 €||9.4 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
101 accommodation establishments (+1)
4,600 rooms (-200)
13,400 beds (-117)
Room utilization 55.5 % (+0.1)
Unsold rooms 2,100
Bed utilization 42.6 % (-3.3)
Registered room utilization
Website's user sessions by language
Sources: Statistics Finland