Quarterly Bulletin - 3nd quarter of 2015
The employment estimated for the 3rd quarter of 2015 in Azores, registered a positive evolution (5,8%) when compared with the same quarter of 2014. According to the available indicators, the Azorean economic activity has shown a global positive evolution.
Tourism - September 2015
Overnight stays spent in the Azorean hotel establishments increased by 19,2% in September 2015 compared with September 2014. From January to September, overnight stays spent in the Azorean hotel establishments increased by 17,5% compared with the same period in 2014. Overnight stays spent by residents increased by 30,7% and overnight stays spent by non-residents increased by 10,0%.
Guests registered an increase of 24,9% in September and an increase of 21,3% from January to September.
In September 2015, the average stay was 3,10 nights (-4,6%) and the bed occupancy rate stood at 56,3% (7,6 p.p.).
Total revenue increased by 20,9% and revenue from accommodation increased by 24,7% in September 2015.
RevPar was EUR 40,1 and registered an increase of 21,9 %.