Accommodation and Travel Stats
South Ostrobothnia: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
87,600 registered bed nights
In August 2020, 87,600 registered bed nights were recorded in South Ostrobothnia (-6.1 %), of which 85,800 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,700 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased one percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 74 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased six percent from last year's August.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Estonia (280 nights).
77,200 nights (+6.0 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 10,300 nights (-49.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 441,000 registered bed nights (-20.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 9,900 (-61.6 %) for foreigners in South Ostrobothnia, in total 451,000 (-21.9 %) 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
49,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased five percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 99.0 percent were domestic, and 1.0 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in South Ostrobothnia on average 1.7 nights (+0.03) and foreigners 3.6 nights (+0.07).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 3.3 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 3.3 million euro (-328,000).
Registered January-August sales were 16.9 million euro and they decreased 6.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||92 €||5.5 %||91 €||4.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||40 €||-8.8 %||33 €||-14.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||38 €||-3.0 %||37 €||-5.3 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
53 accommodation establishments (+1)
2,100 rooms (+46)
5,200 beds (+14)
Room utilization 43.2 % (-6.8)
Unsold rooms 1,200
Bed utilization 35.5 % (-4.4)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Finnish Meteorological Institute, Statistics Finland