Sweden
Accommodation and Travel Stats

June 2021

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Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights (April)
icon: star 2.6 mill.
100 %
icon: sweden 2.4 mill.
100 %
icon: foreign 232,000
98 %
Top 3:
Germany
27,700
205 %
United States
27,200
226 %
Denmark
21,700
136 %
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales (April)
icon: star 909.4 mill. SEK
121 %
Average prices:
Night
352.10 SEK
34.30 SEK
Room
840.00 SEK
77.00 SEK
RevPAR
232.40 SEK
121.70 SEK
Capacity icon
Capacity (April)
icon: establishment 2,900
1 %
icon: room 116,000
3 %
icon: bed 304,000
5 %
utilization icon
Utilization (April)
icon: room 28 %
91 %
icon: bed 20 %
105 %

Registered bed nights increased 100 percent (April)

In April 2021, 2.6 million registered bed nights were recorded in Sweden (+99.7 %), of which 2.4 million nights were spent by domestic visitors and 232,000 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 100 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 98 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 100 percent from last year's April.

Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (27,700 nights).

Between January and April, 9.5 million registered bed nights (-5.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 886,000 (-60.6 %) for foreigners in Sweden, in total 10.4 million (-15.5 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights

Registered bed nights by country of arrival

222,000 air travelers (May)

The airport received a total of 222,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 420 percent.

Of local passengers, 56.9 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 43.1 %.

In addition, there were 224,000 passengers departing the airport (+495.9 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 350,000 (+426.9 %).

Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)

Arriving passengers from

Passengers on transfers from

Departing passengers to

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Accommodation sales 909.4 million SEK (April)

Registered accommodation sales in April were 909.4 million SEK (+498.4 million).

Registered January-April sales were 3.3 billion SEK and they decreased 2.1 billion euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
April 2021
Amount
Change jan-April 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Registered) 840 SEK 10.1 % 820 SEK -15.2 %
Bed Night (Registered) 350 SEK 10.8 % 320 SEK -27.6 %
Revpar (Registered) 230 SEK 110.0 % 210 SEK -38.8 %

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization (April)

Registered Accommodation

2,900 accommodation establishments (+25)
116,000 rooms (+3,800)
304,000 beds (+15,300)

Room utilization 27.7 % (+13)
Unsold rooms 84,100
Bed utilization 20.1 % (+10)

Registered room utilization for establishments

Website's user sessions by language

Global Google searches for "sweden + keyword"

Google searches for "sweden" by search region

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram

Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities

Key indicators

Bed nights

Arrivals

Sales

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.

Temperature

Rainfall

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Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedavia

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