Pietarsaari Region
Accommodation and Travel Stats

August 2022

5,700 registered bed nights

In August 2022, 5,700 registered bed nights were recorded in Pietarsaari Region (-16.0 %), of which 5,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 680 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased four percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 56 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 16 percent from last year's August.

Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Sweden (171 nights).

3,600 nights (-38.3 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 2,200 nights (+108.5 %) by business visitors.

Between January and August, 29,500 registered bed nights (+10.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 6,900 (+19.1 %) for foreigners in Pietarsaari Region, in total 36,400 (+11.7 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights

Registered bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 0.2 percent

Total of 2.3 million registered bed nights (+13.0 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.8 million nights (-1.8 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 561,000 nights (+114.4 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Pietarsaari Region out of total registered bed nights was 0.2 % (-0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 0.3 % and foreign bed nights 0.1 %.

3,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation

Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 23 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 88.6 percent were domestic, and 11.4 percent were from foreign countries.

During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Pietarsaari Region on average 1.6 nights (+0.18) and foreigners 1.7 nights (+0.01).

Visitor days

Visitor days by region

Visitor days by city

Visitor days by postal code

Visitor nights

Visitor nights by region

420 air travelers (Kokkola)

The airport received a total of 420 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 18 percent.

Of local passengers, 67.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 33.0 %.

In addition, there were 470 passengers departing the airport (+20.4 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 890 (+19.2 %).

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 385,000 euro

Registered accommodation sales in August were 385,000 euro (-35,100).

Registered January-August sales were 2.7 million euro and they increased 738,000 euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
August 2022
Change jan-August 2022
Adr (Registered) 103 € 8.2 % 104 € 11.3 %
Bed Night (Registered) 67 € 9.0 % 75 € 22.4 %
Revpar (Registered) 38 € -6.5 % 39 € 39.9 %

Registered accommodation sales

Non-registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

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

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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