Tourism, accommodation and catering

Travelling is people’s need and way of communication. The reasons for which people travel have been the same for already thousands of years: religion and work, recreation and holiday. The elements of modern tourism could be observed already in the bathing areas in Old Egypt where the first hotels were established. Near trade roads accommodation and catering establishments were located; the vehicles of that time enabled only slow motion.

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Narva and other cities on the eastern border of the European Union

Eesti Statistika Kvartalikiri. 1/18. Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics Estonia (p. 56)
Mihkel Servinski, Marika Kivilaid

The survey of European cities provides a great opportunity to compare cities in different European regions. Without the survey, this opportunity would hardly exist. Three Estonian cities participate in the City Statistics survey: Tallinn, Tartu and Narva. In this article, Narva is compared to four cities of a similar size on the eastern border of the European Union.

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In February, the number of tourists in accommodation establishments increased

news release no 38

According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2018, domestic and foreign tourists who stayed in Estonian accommodation establishments numbered 210,000, which is 3,000 tourists more than in February 2017.

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In January, the number of tourists in accommodation establishments increased

news release no 26

According to Statistics Estonia, in January 2018, domestic and foreign tourists who stayed in Estonian accommodation establishments numbered 206,000, which is 7% more than in January 2017.

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In 2017, the number of tourists in accommodation establishments increased

news release no 14

According to Statistics Estonia, 3.5 million domestic and foreign tourists stayed in the accommodation establishments of Estonia in 2017, i.e. 7% more than in 2016.

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In November, tourist numbers in accommodation establishments increased

news release no 3

According to Statistics Estonia, 236,000 domestic and foreign tourists stayed in the accommodation establishments of Estonia in November 2017, i.e. 10% more than in November 2016.

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In October, the number of tourists in accommodation establishments increased

news release no 129

According to Statistics Estonia, 271,100 domestic and foreign tourists stayed in the accommodation establishments of Estonia in October 2017, which is 1% more than in October 2016.

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In September, the number of tourists in accommodation establishments increased

news release no 116

According to Statistics Estonia, 281,400 tourists used the services of accommodation establishments in September 2017, i.e. 10% more than in September 2016. The number of both foreign and domestic tourists increased.

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In August, more tourists stayed in accommodation establishments

news release no 108

According to Statistics Estonia, 435,000 domestic and foreign tourists stayed in Estonian accommodation establishments in August 2017, which is 4% more than in August 2016.

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Food service sector in Estonia and Europe

Majanduse ja tööturu trendid. Economic and Labour Market Trends (p. 101)
Märt Leesment

Nutrition is a daily part of our lives. National nutrition guidelines recommend three main meals and additional snacks (Pitsi et al. 2017). Whereas nobody usually helps us to eat, food preparation is often left in someone else’s care. This article studies the reasons that affect demand for food preparation as a service.

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In July, more tourists stayed in accommodation establishments than a year ago

news release no 96

According to Statistics Estonia, 498,000 domestic and foreign tourists stayed in Estonian accommodation establishments in July 2017, which is 2% more than in July 2016.

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