Statistics on Rural Tourism Accommodation Activity. Q1 2019
The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia decreased by 20.1% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey. Note that in 2019 Easter was celebrated in April, while in 2018 it took place between March and April.
By country of origin, the number of overnight stays of domestic tourists decreased a 22.0% (Catalan tourism fell a 22.6% and that proceeding from the rest of the state a 9.0%), and concerning foreign tourism, it grew a 5.1%. On the other hand, the number of travellers registered in rural tourism establishments decreased a 9.6% year-over-year.