Pietarsaari Region
Accommodation and Travel Stats

December 2022

2,300 registered bed nights

In December 2022, 2,300 registered bed nights were recorded in Pietarsaari Region (-6.7 %), of which 2,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 380 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased six percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 12 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased seven percent from last year's December.

1,200 nights (-19.5 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 1,200 nights (+10.2 %) by business visitors.

Between January and December, 42,500 registered bed nights (+8.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 9,400 (+20.1 %) for foreigners in Pietarsaari Region, in total 52,000 (+10.6 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights

Registered bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 0.1 percent

Total of 1.8 million registered bed nights (+11.8 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.1 million nights (+5.2 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 731,000 nights (+23.2 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Pietarsaari Region out of total registered bed nights was 0.1 % (-0.0 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 0.2 % and foreign bed nights 0.1 %.

1,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation

Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 12 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 88.3 percent were domestic, and 11.7 percent were from foreign countries.

During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Pietarsaari Region on average 1.5 nights (-0.38) and foreigners 2.2 nights (+0.2).

Visitor days

Visitor days by region

Visitor days by city

Visitor days by postal code

Visitor nights

Visitor nights by region

1,200 air travelers (Kokkola)

The airport received a total of 1,200 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 200 percent.

Of local passengers, 37.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 62.9 %.

In addition, there were 930 passengers departing the airport (+152.8 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 2,200 (+178.0 %).

Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Kokkola)

Arriving passengers from (Kokkola)

Passengers on transfers from (Kokkola)

Departing passengers to (Kokkola)

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Accommodation sales 171,000 euro

Registered accommodation sales in December were 171,000 euro (-1,800).

Registered January-December sales were 4.0 million euro and they increased 951,000 euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
December 2022
Change jan-December 2022
Adr (Registered) 95 € 2.2 % 103 € 10.3 %
Bed Night (Registered) 73 € 6.1 % 78 € 18.3 %
Revpar (Registered) 23 € -3.5 % 40 € 31.5 %

Registered accommodation sales

Non-registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Registered Accommodation

8.0 accommodation establishments (+0)
250 rooms (-7)
420 beds (-30)

Room utilization 23.9 % (-1.4)
Unsold rooms 188

Registered room utilization for establishments

Key indicators

Bed nights



Travel key indicators: the darker the square the larger the value.

Dark squares in the middle (vertically) mean the main season is in the summer. Dark squares on the top and the bottom mean the main season is in the winter. Gradually darkening squares from left to right signify growth over the years.

It is important to notice that the largest values (darkest squares) are not necessarily during the same months between different stats as this might reveal interesting details about travel and accommodation trends.



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Sources: Finavia, Statistics Finland

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