Accommodation and Travel Stats
Ostrobothnia: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased three percent
In March 2019, 25,700 bed nights were recorded in Ostrobothnia (+3.3 %), of which 20,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 5,400 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased four percent and foreign bed nights increased one percent. In total, bed nights increased three percent from last year's March.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Sweden (1,200 nights).
9,100 nights (-4.7 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 16,500 nights (+8.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and March, 54,300 bed nights (+2.4 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 13,000 (-10.7 %) for foreigners in Ostrobothnia, in total 67,300 (-0.4 %) 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 1.4 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 Ostrobothnia out of total bed nights was 1.4 % (+0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 1.6 % and foreign bed nights 0.9 %.
16,000 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased one percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 84.8 percent were domestic, and 15.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Ostrobothnia on average 1.5 nights (+0.01) and foreigners 2.2 nights (+0.23).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.9 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in March were 1.9 million euro (+211,000).
Registered January-March sales were 4.7 million euro and they decreased 12,600 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||100 €||-0.2 %||95 €||-2.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||73 €||9.1 %||70 €||0.2 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||43 €||4.6 %||37 €||-6.5 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
27 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,400 rooms (+81)
2,700 beds (+191)
Room utilization 43.0 % (+2.0)
Unsold rooms 800
Bed utilization 31.3 % (+1.5)
Registered room utilization
Website's user sessions by language
Sources: Statistics Finland