Tourism

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Tourist accommodation

Data on hotel accommodation data (hotels and health establishments) and supplementary accommodation (holiday homes, group accommodation, campsites)

The main figures

Important tourism indicators
Monetary aspects Tourism balance of payments: revenue from foreign visitors in Switzerland 2015

15 746 p

Tourism balance of payments: spending of Swiss tourists abroad
2015

15 422 p

Tourism Satellite Accounts: Revenue generated for the Swiss economy by tourism, in CHF million 2014 45 432
Tourism share in gross value added of national economy as % (value TSA 2011) 2011

2,7

Tourist accomodation Hotel sector : overnight stays (in thousands) 2016

35 533

Supplementary accomodation: overnight stays (in thousands), campsites only 2015 

2657

Travel behaviour Number of trips with overnight stays per person 2014

2,9

Number of day trips per person 2014

10,3

Net travel propensity as % 2014

87,5

p: provisional data Sources: tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA), supplementary accommodation statistics, tourism balance of payments, tourism satellite account, travel behaviour

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Tourist accommodation

Data on hotel accommodation data (hotels and health establishments) and supplementary accommodation (holiday homes, group accommodation, campsites)

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Federal Statistical Office Section Tourism
Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuch√Ętel
Switzerland

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