Accommodation and Travel Stats
January – December 2021
Sweden: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 25 percent
In Jan–Dec 2021, 54.2 million registered bed nights were recorded in Sweden (+25.1 %), of which 46.9 million nights were spent by domestic visitors and 7.3 million nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 23 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 40 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 25 percent from last year's Jan–Dec.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
5.9 million air travelers
The airport received a total of 5.9 million passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 13 percent.
Of local passengers, 66.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 33.9 %.
In addition, there were 6.0 million passengers departing the airport (+19.3 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 9.9 million (+17.3 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
7.0 million passengers by ferries (January 2021 - December 2020)
There were 7.0 million arriving passengers by ferries. In total, the arrivals to port decreased 55 percent.
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 18.7 billion SEK
Registered accommodation sales in Jan–Dec were 18.7 billion SEK (+4.5 billion).
|Adr (Registered)||940 SEK||4.2 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||390 SEK||27.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||340 SEK||5.2 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
2,900 accommodation establishments (+15)
118,000 rooms (+4,200)
306,000 beds (+8,600)
Room utilization 41.7 % (+7.5)
Unsold rooms 69,100
Bed utilization 30.9 % (+6.1)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Socialblade, Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Trafa