Pietarsaari Region
Accommodation and Travel Stats

September 2022

5,900 registered bed nights (August)

In August 2022, 5,900 registered bed nights were recorded in Pietarsaari Region (-13.6 %), of which 5,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 740 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased two percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 53 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 14 percent from last year's August.

Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (195 nights).

3,800 nights (-34.3 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 2,100 nights (+102.5 %) by business visitors.

Between January and August, 29,200 registered bed nights (+9.2 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 6,700 (+14.5 %) for foreigners in Pietarsaari Region, in total 35,900 (+10.1 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights

Registered bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 0.3 percent (August)

Total of 2.3 million registered bed nights (+12.6 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.8 million nights (-2.2 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 560,000 nights (+114.2 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Pietarsaari Region out of total registered bed nights was 0.3 % (-0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 0.3 % and foreign bed nights 0.1 %.

3,700 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (August)

Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 19 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 87.4 percent were domestic, and 12.6 percent were from foreign countries.

During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Pietarsaari Region on average 1.6 nights (+0.15) and foreigners 1.6 nights (-0.1).

Visitor days

Visitor days by region

Visitor days by city

Visitor days by postal code

Visitor nights

Visitor nights by region

410 air travelers (August, Kokkola)

The airport received a total of 410 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 15 percent.

Of local passengers, 66.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 33.9 %.

In addition, there were 460 passengers departing the airport (+18.3 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 880 (+16.7 %).

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 377,000 euro (August)

Registered accommodation sales in August were 377,000 euro (-43,000).

Registered January-August sales were 2.7 million euro and they increased 667,000 euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
August 2022
Change jan-August 2022
Adr (Registered) 103 € 8.3 % 104 € 11.2 %
Bed Night (Registered) 64 € 3.8 % 74 € 21.0 %
Revpar (Registered) 38 € -6.4 % 39 € 39.3 %

Registered accommodation sales

Non-registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization (August)

Registered Accommodation

11 accommodation establishments (-1)
310 rooms (-13)
630 beds (-29)

Room utilization 36.3 % (-5.7)
Unsold rooms 197

Registered room utilization for establishments

Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities

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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