Accommodation and Travel Stats
Pajala: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 11 percent
In December 2021, 3,500 registered bed nights were recorded in Pajala (+10.6 %), of which 940 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,500 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 26 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 35 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 11 percent from last year's December.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Belgium (2,000 nights).
1,300 rooms (+29.0 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 750 rooms (+58.9 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 22,500 registered bed nights (-9.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 12,500 (-30.8 %) for foreigners in Pajala, in total 35,100 (-18.5 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
2,000 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 99 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 30.4 percent were domestic, and 69.6 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Pajala on average 1.5 nights (-0.88) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-2.0).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.8 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 1.8 million SEK (+388,000).
Registered January-December sales were 17.5 million SEK and they decreased 1.2 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||890 SEK||-8.3 %||1,000 SEK||-0.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||530 SEK||14.8 %||500 SEK||14.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||450 SEK||29.3 %||370 SEK||-1.6 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
9.0 accommodation establishments (-1)
144 rooms (-1)
310 beds (-20)
Room utilization 50.7 % (+15)
Unsold rooms 71
Bed utilization 41.9 % (+8.3)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute