Accommodation and Travel Stats
Sotkamo: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased five percent
In April 2022, 59,400 registered bed nights were recorded in Sotkamo (+4.5 %), of which 57,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,700 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased three percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 152 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased five percent from last year's April.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from China (1,400 nights).
54,800 nights (+4.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,600 nights (+8.7 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 262,000 registered bed nights (+6.2 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 13,500 (+39.5 %) for foreigners in Sotkamo, in total 276,000 (+7.5 %) 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
Comparison of registered bed nights between regions
16,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 24 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 99.1 percent were domestic, and 0.9 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Sotkamo on average 3.5 nights (-0.7) and foreigners 12 nights (+3.2).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
1,300 air travelers (Kajaani)
The airport received a total of 1,300 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 1,800 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 100.0 %.
In addition, there were 1,400 passengers departing the airport (+1,228.6 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 2,700 (+1,451.4 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Kajaani)
Arriving passengers from (Kajaani)
Passengers on transfers from (Kajaani)
Departing passengers to (Kajaani)
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 2.7 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in April were 2.7 million euro (+297,000).
Registered January-April sales were 13.1 million euro and they increased 2.6 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||104 €||21.8 %||116 €||26.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||60 €||27.6 %||75 €||39.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||45 €||7.7 %||47 €||15.5 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
13 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,300 rooms (-33)
5,500 beds (+28)
Room utilization 57.3 % (+2.6)
Unsold rooms 540
Bed utilization 35.4 % (+1.9)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Finavia, Statistics Finland