Accommodation and Travel Stats
Pietarsaari Region: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
5,300 registered bed nights
In August 2023, 5,300 registered bed nights were recorded in Pietarsaari Region (-12.0 %), of which 4,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 600 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased seven percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 37 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 12 percent from last year's August.
3,700 nights (-17.9 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 1,600 nights (+5.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 30,700 registered bed nights (+1.8 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 3,600 (-52.8 %) for foreigners in Pietarsaari Region, in total 34,300 (-9.3 %) registered 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
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
3,400 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased two percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 87.9 percent were domestic, and 12.1 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Pietarsaari Region on average 1.6 nights (-0.14) and foreigners 1.5 nights (-0.45).
Visitors by region
Visitors by city
Visitors by postal code
Visitor nights by region
1,000 air travelers (Kokkola)
The airport received a total of 1,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 143 percent.
Of local passengers, 6.2 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 93.8 %.
In addition, there were 950 passengers departing the airport (+101.5 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 2,000 (+120.8 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Kokkola)
Arriving passengers from (Kokkola)
Passengers on transfers from (Kokkola)
Departing passengers to (Kokkola)
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 368,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 368,000 euro (-44,300).
Registered January-August sales were 2.5 million euro and they decreased 390,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||104 €||5.1 %||104 €||1.9 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||69 €||1.4 %||72 €||-4.9 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||35 €||-11.5 %||37 €||-9.9 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (+0)
310 rooms (+0)
610 beds (-21)
Room utilization 33.1 % (-6.2)
Unsold rooms 210