Accommodation and Travel Stats
North Ostrobothnia: Tourism in a nutshell
164,000 registered bed nights
In August 2019, 164,000 bed nights were recorded in North Ostrobothnia (-3.4 %), of which 143,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 21,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased three percent and foreign bed nights decreased six percent. In total, bed nights decreased three percent from last year's August.
120,000 nights (-7.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 44,200 nights (+8.7 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 1.1 million bed nights (-0.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 211,000 (+2.5 %) for foreigners in North Ostrobothnia, in total 1.3 million (-0.1 %) 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
98,000 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased five percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 88.3 percent were domestic, and 11.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in North Ostrobothnia on average 1.7 nights (+0.05) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-0.07).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 7.1 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 7.1 million euro (+376,000).
Registered January-August sales were 58.2 million euro and they increased 3.6 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||92 €||7.2 %||100 €||6.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||44 €||17.3 %||48 €||12.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||43 €||9.4 %||44 €||6.6 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
115 accommodation establishments (-1)
4,900 rooms (-350)
14,000 beds (-700)
Room utilization 47.6 % (+4.1)
Unsold rooms 2,500
Bed utilization 30.3 % (+1.0)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "north ostrobothnia"
Global Google searches for "north ostrobothnia + keyword"
Google searches for "north ostrobothnia" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Business Finland, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Statistics Finland