Overnight stays increase but revenue declines
- September 2012
15 November 2012
The tourism accommodation activity accounted for 4.6 million overnight stays in September 2012, 3.6% over the same month of the previous year. The internal market showed slight signs of improvement (+0.4%), interrupting the downward trend of the last 12 months. The foreign markets grew by 4.9%, with the emphasis on the Irish market, the German and the Dutch.
The revenue from the activity was not on a par with the overnight stays, and showed decreasing year-on-year change rates of 2.1% in total revenue and 0.6% in revenue from the accommodation.