Västra Götaland County
Accommodation and Travel Stats

January 2019


This is a non-premium report and will only show data up to 12 months from now.

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 trends.

Västra Götaland County: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights
icon: star 446,000
2 %
icon: sweden 332,000
1 %
icon: foreign 114,000
12 %
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales
icon: star 243.2 mill.
3 %
Average prices:
545.50 SEK
2.30 SEK
906.00 SEK
1.00 SEK
451.40 SEK
4.80 SEK
Capacity icon
icon: establishment 320
3 %
icon: room 519,000
1 %
icon: bed 39,800
2 %



Registered bed nights increased two percent

In January 2019, 446,000 bed nights were recorded in Västra Götaland County (+2.5 %), of which 332,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 114,000 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased one percent and foreign bed nights increased 12 percent. In total, bed nights increased two percent from last year's January.

Registered bed nights

Bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 11.7 percent

Total of 3.8 million bed nights (+2.4 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 3.0 million nights (+2.0 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 804,000 nights (+4.0 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Västra Götaland County out of total bed nights was 11.7 % (0.0 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 11.1 % and foreign bed nights 14.2 %.

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Accommodation sales 243.2 million SEK

Registered accommodation sales in January were 243.2 million SEK (+6.8 million).

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
January 2019
Adr (Registered) 910 SEK -0.1 %
Bed Night (Registered) 550 SEK 0.4 %
Revpar (Registered) 450 SEK 1.1 %

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

320 accommodation establishments (+9)
519,000 rooms (+6,700)
39,800 beds (+960)

Room utilization 49.8 % (+0.58)
Unsold rooms 260,000
Bed utilization 31.7 % (-0.5)

Registered room utilization

Sources: Statistics Sweden