Tourism - April 2015
Overnight stays spent in the Azorean hotel establishments increased by 20,7% in April 2015 compared with April 2014. From January to April, overnight stays spent in the Azorean hotel establishments increased by 22,4% compared with the same period in 2014. Overnight stays spent by residents increased by 26,2% and overnight stays spent by non-residents increased by 18,2%. Guests registered an increase of 27,4% in April and an increase of 23,4% from January to April. In April 2015, the average stay was 2,89 nights (-5,2%) and the bed occupancy rate stood at 37,0% (5,0 p.p.).
Total revenue increased by 35,2% and revenue from accommodation increased by 38,0% in April 2015. RevPar was EUR 22,3 and registered an increase of 34,3%.
Consumer Price Index - May 2015
The 12-month average rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI), was 0,29% in may 2015. The annual rate increased to 1,25%. The monthly rate was in may 2015 0,66%.