Tourist Activities, October 2015, INE

Page created: Tuesday, 15 December 2015 12:00GMT | Updated: Friday, 15 January 2016 11:42GMT

Press Release:  15 December 2015 - 9 Page(s)
Capital Balance  GDP   Tourists

Hotel establishments recorded 4.5 million overnight stays in October 2015, corresponding to a year-on-year increase of 6.9%, slightly above the result of September (+6.2%). The external markets accelerated (from +6.6% in September to +8.3% in October), contrary to the growth of the internal market (from +5.0% to +2.3%).

The average stay (2.75 nights) kept declining (-2.8%), while the occupancy rate (47.9%) recorded an increase of 2.5 p.p.

Total revenue increased by 14.4% (+14.7% in September) and revenue from accommodation also increased by 14.9% (+16.9% in the previous month).

Original title:  Stable results in overnight stays and total revenue