The Central Statistics Bureau of Latvia (CBS) has launched the annual compilation of statistics relating to the present scenario within the nation’s tourism sector.
The identical revealed that in 2019, the variety of inns and different lodging institutions was 847, whereas in 2020, it decreased to 700 as a result of COVID-19 entry bans and different restrictions imposed by authorities with a view to halt the additional unfold of the virus, marking a slight enhance final 12 months to 757, SchengenVisaInfo.com experiences.
As well as, the statistics offered by the Central Statistics Bureau of Latvia reveal that the variety of rooms in inns and different lodging institutions in 2019, earlier than the unfold of the pandemic, was 17,962, whereas in 2020, it declined to 13,878, growing once more final 12 months to fifteen,135.
On the identical time, the variety of beds in inns and different lodging institutions final 12 months was 36,685, marking a surge in comparison with 2020 figures, throughout which 12 months the figures stood at 33,835; nonetheless, they had been nonetheless under pre-pandemic ranges after in 2019 (42,390).
In keeping with the CBC’s figures, the variety of guests in inns and different lodging institutions in 2021 was 1,306 588, which means that it’s nonetheless under 2020 (1,462,965) and 2019 (2,853,333).
The variety of guests and size of keep in inns and different institutions in 2021 was 1.8 million, whereas in 2020, it was 2,379,777, and in 2019, 1,306,588.
The figures offered by the identical workplace reveal that in 2021, a complete of 442,188 non-residents visited Latvia, which means that it was a lower in comparison with 2020 figures (714, 975). On the identical time, it has been reported that the variety of nights spent in inns and different lodging institutions was 863,387 final 12 months, whereas in 2020, the variety of nights spent in inns by non-resident guests was 1,504,305.
The figures additionally reveal that the variety of non-resident guests by nation of residence final 12 months was as follows:
- United States
- United Kingdom
Beforehand, the Central Bureau of Latvia additionally revealed that in Might, there was a rise in institutions in Latvia, accounting for a complete of 165.3 thousand, in Might.
The figures offered by the identical supply revealed that within the first 5 months of this 12 months, there have been a complete of 586.8 thousand non-residents in Latvia, or 2.3 instances greater than the figures of the identical interval final 12 months.