Appendix table 2. Finnish residents' leisure and business trips abroad with at least one overnight stay in the destination country in 2005 and 2011 1)

Destination area Overnight leisure trips abroad Overnight business and professional
trips abroad
2005 2011 2005 2011
TRIPS TOTAL 3,112,000 4,293,000 1,062,000 1,244,000
Scandinavian countries 415,000 521,000 247,000 333,000
Russia and the Baltic countries 1,043,000 1,299,000 291,000 270,000
Southern Europe and the Canary Islands 666,000 1,083,000 76,000 124,000
East Mediterranean countries 2) 85,000 151,000 .. 14,000
Western Europe 415,000 740,000 290,000 317,000
Central and East Europe 198,000 135,000 57,000 87,000
Africa 68,000 77,000 .. ..
Asia and Oceania 119,000 189,000 40,000 69,000
America 103,000 98,000 49,000 26,000
1) Data on 2011 are not fully comparable with those on earlier years due to revised data collection method.
2) Incl. Turkey, Cyprus and Israel.

Source: Finnish Travel, Statistics Finland

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Updated 30.5.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Finnish Travel [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9027. 2011, Appendix table 2. Finnish residents' leisure and business trips abroad with at least one overnight stay in the destination country in 2005 and 2011 1) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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