Accommodation and Travel Stats
Pajala: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
1,200 registered bed nights
In May 2021, 1,200 registered bed nights were recorded in Pajala (-14.7 %), of which 1,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 125 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 16 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased five percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 15 percent from last year's May.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Finland (66 nights).
194 rooms (+76.0 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 830 rooms (+65.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and May, 5,000 registered bed nights (-25.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 2,000 (-85.6 %) for foreigners in Pajala, in total 7,000 (-66.2 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
720 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 42 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 87.8 percent were domestic, and 12.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During May, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Pajala on average 1.7 nights (-1.0) and foreigners 1.4 nights (-2.4).
Visitors by region
Visitors by city
Visitors by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 806,000 crowns
Registered accommodation sales in May were 806,000 crowns (+234,000).
Registered January-May sales were 4.0 million crowns and they decreased 4.5 million crowns from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||790 SEK||-15.7 %||920 SEK||-9.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||660 SEK||65.3 %||580 SEK||39.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||220 SEK||2.9 %||230 SEK||-51.3 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
9.0 accommodation establishments (+1)
144 rooms (+56)
310 beds (+128)
Room utilization 27.4 % (+5.0)
Unsold rooms 105
Bed utilization 15.2 % (-11)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Statistics Sweden