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Tourism, catering

Tourism is the activity of people who travel from their usual environment to another place, where they spend no more than one year for recreational, business or other purposes, but do not engage in gainful activity. 'Tourism and catering' includes statistics on the transit traffic of border crossings in Hungary, on the demand side of inbound, domestic and outbound tourism as well as on tourists, their journeys and related spending. In addition, it contains statistics on the capacity, guest turnover and revenues of commercial accommodation establishments and non-profit and for-profit other accommodation establishments in Hungary, as well as the characteristics of catering units operated in Hungary.

Key figures

Share of the section of accommodation and food services in gross value added

Indicator description

Share of the section of accommodation and food services in gross value added of the national economy at current basic prices.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2020

Change in the number of tourism nights spent in commercial accommodation establishments

Indicator description

Percentage change of tourism nights spent in commercial accommodation establishments compared to the same period last year.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: April 2022

Capacity of commercial accommodation establishments

Indicator description

Changes in the number of bed-places in commercial accommodation establishments (hotels, boarding houses, camping sites, bungalows and community hostels).
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2021

Tourism balance

Indicator description

Balance of tourism-related income and expenditure
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: Q1 2022

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First releases

Latest release Next release
Commercial accommodation establishments, April 2022 09/06/2022 07/07/2022

Publications

Released
International trips, Quarter 1 2022 28/06/2022
International trips, Quarter 4 2021 25/03/2022
Hungary, 3rd quarters 2021 04/02/2022
Regional Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2020 22/12/2021
International trips, Quarter 3 2021 14/12/2021
Hungary, 2nd quarters 2021 22/11/2021
Hungary, 2020 18/11/2021
Hungary, 1st quarters 2021 18/11/2021
International trips, Quarter 2 2021 28/09/2021
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2020 03/09/2021
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2020 05/07/2021
International trips, Quarter 1 2021 24/06/2021
International trips, Quarter 4 2020 30/03/2021
Hungary, 1st–3rd quarters 2020 01/02/2021
Hungary, 2020 Q2 26/01/2021
International trips, Quarter 3 2020 14/01/2021
Regional Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2019 18/12/2020
Hungary, 2019 10/12/2020
Hungary, 1st quarters 2020 19/10/2020
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2019 25/09/2020
International trips, Quarter 1 2020 17/08/2020
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2019 01/07/2020
International trips, Quarter 4 2019 20/04/2020

Release and revision calendarPublication repertory

Summary tables (STADAT) ( infra-annual data annual data )

Latest update Next update

Accommodations

27.2.1.13. Capacity of commercial accommodation establishments by type (monthly data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.14. Tourist arrivals at commercial accommodation establishments (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.15. Tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.16. Tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments by priority countries (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.17. Tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments by tourism region (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.18. Gross revenue from accommodation fees at commercial accommodation establishments (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.19. Summary data of hotels (monthly data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.20. Gross revenue from accommodation fees at commercial accommodation establishments by type of accommodation (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.2.1.21. Summary data of Széchenyi voucher exchange units (monthly data, cumulated data) 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
27.1.1.26. Capacity and arrivals at other profit-oriented accommodation establishments, 31 December 06/05/2022
27.1.1.27. Capacity of and arrivals at non-profit accommodation establishments 06/05/2022
27.2.2.1. Number of tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments by county and region 05/05/2022 05/08/2022
27.2.2.2. Number of international tourist nights az commercial accommodation establishments by county and region 05/05/2022 05/08/2022
27.1.1.17. Capacity of commercial accommodation establishments by type of accommodation, 31 July 06/04/2022
27.1.1.18. Tourist arrivals and tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments by domestic and international 06/04/2022
27.1.1.19. Tourist arrivals at commercial accommodation establishments 06/04/2022
27.1.1.20. Tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments 06/04/2022
27.1.1.21. Tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments by priority countries 06/04/2022
27.1.1.22. Tourist arrivals and tourism nights at commercial accommodation establishments by tourism region 06/04/2022
27.1.1.23. Income from accommodation fee of commercial accommodation establishments 06/04/2022
27.1.1.24. Gross revenue from accommodation fees at commercial accommodation establishments by type of accomodation 06/04/2022
27.1.1.25. Summary data of Széchenyi voucher exchange units 06/04/2022
27.1.2.1. Number of bed-places at commercial accommodation establishments by county and region, 31 July 06/04/2022
27.1.2.2. Tourist arrivals at commercial accommodation establishments by county and region 06/04/2022
27.1.2.3. Tourist arrivals in hotels by county and region 06/04/2022
27.1.2.4. Average length of stay at commercial accommodation establishments by county and region 06/04/2022
27.1.3.1. Arrivals at tourist accommodation establishments 06/04/2021
27.1.3.2. Nights spent at tourist accommodation establishments 06/04/2021
27.1.3.3. Average length of stay at tourist accommodation establishments 06/04/2021

Annual, archive, national tables

27.8.1.1. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by motivation 06/04/2021

Baths

27.1.1.33. Main characteristics, visitors, turnover and provided services of baths 13/08/2021 12/08/2022
27.1.2.6. Main characteristics, visitors, turnover and provided services of baths by county and region 13/08/2021 12/08/2022

Catering units

27.1.1.30. Sales of catering by major commodity groups 15/06/2022 15/09/2022
27.2.1.24. Sales of catering by major commodity groups 15/06/2022 15/09/2022
27.1.1.29. Sales of catering units 10/06/2022 07/09/2022
27.2.1.23. Sales and volume indices of catering units (monthly data, cumulated data) 10/06/2022 08/07/2022
27.1.1.28. Number of catering units by type of units, 31 December 13/05/2022
27.1.2.5. Number of catering units by type of units, by county and region, 31. December 13/05/2022
27.2.1.22. Number of catering units by type 13/05/2022 18/11/2022
27.2.2.3. Number of catering units by county and region 13/05/2022 18/11/2022

Domestic trips

27.2.1.9. Main data of domestic trips with overnight stay by purpose of the trip (quarterly data) 22/06/2022 15/09/2022
27.2.1.10. Length of stay on domestic trips with overnight stay by duration of trips (quarterly data) 22/06/2022 15/09/2022
27.2.1.11. Number of domestic trips with overnight stay by destination (quarterly data) 22/06/2022 15/09/2022
27.2.1.12. Duration of domestic trips with overnight stay by destination (quarterly data) 22/06/2022 15/09/2022
27.1.1.14. Summary data of tourist domestic trips with overnight stay 01/04/2022
27.1.1.15. Length of tourist domestic trips with overnight stay by destination 01/04/2022
27.1.1.16. Number and duration of domestic trips with overnight stay by main motivation 01/04/2022

International trips

27.2.1.1. Tourism related revenues, expenditures and balance (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.2. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by trip (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.3. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by countries (quartarly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.4. The main indicators (number of trips, length of stay and spending) of inbound trips to Hungary by main motivation of the trip (changed motivational classification) (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.5. Related expenditures to inbound trips to Hungary by facility groups (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.6. The main indicators of outbound trips, by main motivation of travel (changed motivational classification) (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.7. Spending on trips abroad by structure of consumption (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.2.1.8. The main indicators of outbound trips, by main destination countries (quarterly data) 08/06/2022 06/09/2022
27.1.1.3. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by trip 08/03/2022
27.1.1.4. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by countries 08/03/2022
27.1.1.5. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by main motivation 08/03/2022
27.1.1.6. The main indicators of inbound trips to Hungary by mode of transport and main motivation of the trip 08/03/2022
27.1.1.7. The number of inbound trips to Hungary and the related expenditures by mode of transport and countries 08/03/2022
27.1.1.8. Related expenditures to inbound trips to Hungary by facility groups and trips 08/03/2022
27.1.1.9. Distribution of inbound overnight trips to Hungary by region and countries 08/03/2022
27.1.1.10. Number, average length of stay and expenditure of outbound trips 08/03/2022
27.1.1.11. Expenditures relating to outbound trips by facility groups 08/03/2022
27.1.1.12. The main indicators of outbound trips, by main destination countries 08/03/2022
27.1.1.13. Distribution of leisure trips abroad by type of destination 08/03/2022

Summary table

27.1.1.1. Indicator data on tourism and catering 06/04/2022 03/10/2022
27.1.1.2. Tourism related revenues, expenditures and balance 08/03/2022

Tour operator activities

27.1.1.31. Number and performance of travel agencies and tour operators 30/09/2021 30/09/2022

Tourism Satellite Accounts (TSA)

27.1.1.32. Tourism Satellite Accounts (TSA) 13/01/2022 20/12/2022

Dissemination database ( infra-annual data annual data )

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Accommodation services

Variables of spa hotels 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Income of Commercial Accommodation Establishments 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Capacity of Commercial Accommodation Establishments, Monthly Data 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Occupancy Rate of Commercial Accommodation Establishments 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Foreign Tourist Arrivals and Foreign Tourism Nights in Commercial Accommodation Establishments 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Data of Széchenyi voucher of Commercial Accommodation Establishments 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Tourist Arrivals and Tourism Nights in Commercial Accommodation Establishments 09/06/2022 07/07/2022
Capacity of other profit-oriented accommodation establishments 2010 - 05/05/2022 06/05/2022
Number of tourists and tourist nights in other profit-oriented accommodation establishments 2010 - 05/05/2022 06/05/2022
Variables of spa hotels - annual data 06/04/2022
Income of Commercial Accommodation Establishments - annual data 06/04/2022
Capacity of Commercial Accommodation Establishments, 31 July in the Reference Year 06/04/2022
Occupancy Rate of Commercial Accommodation Establishments - annual data 06/04/2022
Data of Széchenyi voucher of Commercial Accommodation Establishments - annual data 06/04/2022
Variables of spa hotels 12/11/2019
Foreign Tourist Arrivals and Foreign Tourism Nights in Public Accommodation Establishments 17/06/2016
Public accommodation establishments' data on settlement level - highlighted settlements' data 17/06/2016
Number of tourist arrivals and tourism nights of private accommodation establishments 06/09/2013
Income of Public Accommodation Establishments 11/04/2012
Capacity of Public Accommodation Establishments, 31 July in the Reference Year 11/04/2012
Capacity of private accommodation establishments 12/08/2010
Capacity of Public Accommodation Establishments, Monthly Data 10/02/2010
Income of Public Accommodation Establishments 08/12/2009
Occupancy Rate of Public Accommodation Establishments 03/09/2009
Occupancy Rate of Public Accommodation Establishments 03/09/2009
Tourist Arrivals and Tourism Nights in Public Accommodation Establishments 02/09/2009
Tourist Arrivals and Tourism Nights in Public Accommodation Establishments 02/09/2009
Capacity of Public Accommodation Establishments, Monthly Data 11/08/2009
Capacity of Public Accommodation Establishments, 31 July in the Reference Year 11/08/2009

Tourism demand

Same-day domestic trips for tourism purpose 22/06/2022 15/09/2022
Characteristics of domestic trips with ovenight stay 22/06/2022 15/09/2022
BusTraffic at the Border 15/06/2022 20/06/2022
Vehicle Traffic at the Border 15/06/2022 20/06/2022
Vehicle Traffic at the Border (Road) 15/06/2022 20/06/2022
Vehicle Traffic at the Border (exclude water-way) 15/06/2022 20/06/2022
Road Vehicle Traffic at the Border 15/06/2022 20/06/2022
Passenger Traffic at the Border 15/06/2022 20/06/2022
Travel activity 22/04/2022
Outbound trips of population 26/04/2021 08/06/2022
The number of inbound trips to Hungary by gender and age groups 2017- 18/06/2020 08/06/2022
Related expenditures to inbound trips to Hungary 2017- 18/06/2020 08/06/2022
Main indicators of inbound trips 2017- 18/06/2020 08/06/2022
The number of inbound trips to Hungary by gender and age groups 2007-2018 09/03/2020 08/06/2022
Related expenditures to inbound trips to Hungary 2007-2018 09/03/2020 08/06/2022
Main indicators of inbound trips 2007-2018 09/03/2020 08/06/2022

Catering units (number, income, turnover)

Number of Wine Growers' Taverns 13/05/2022 18/11/2022
Number of catering units 13/05/2022 18/11/2022
Number of Wine Growers' Taverns 21/09/2020
Number of catering units 15/08/2016
Number of catering units 15/08/2016

Data visualisations

WEEKLY MONITOR – Tourism, catering
Interactive Mapping Application
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2020 – charts
On the road – data on European mobility
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Summer at Lake Balaton
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