The tourist accommodation sector registered 2.6 million guests and 6.8 million overnight stays in October 2022, corresponding to year-on-year rates of change of +23.4% and +23.5%, respectively (+41.1% and +37.2% in September, in the same order). Compared to October 2019, there were increases of 5.0% and 6.2%, respectively.
In October, the domestic market contributed 1.8 million overnight stays (-2.7%) and the external markets amounted to 4.9 million (+37.3%). Compared to October 2019, there were increases of 21.0% in overnight stays from residents and 1.5% from non-residents. In the case of non-residents, in this month was registered the highest growth when compared to 2019.
In the first ten months of 2022, overnight stays increased by 97.3% (+23.7% in residents and +177.9% in non-residents). Compared to the same period of 2019, overnight stays decreased by 1.6% (-6.0% for non-residents and +9.0% for residents).
In October, 21.6% of tourist accommodation establishments were closed or had no movement of guests (26.5% in October 2021).