Appendix table 4. Trips abroad by cause and destination in 2013 and its change

Destination Leisure trips Business trips
Visiting friends or relatives Holiday      Other personal reason Leisure trips, total Year-on-year change (2012/2013) Business trips, total Year-on-year change (2012/2013)
1,000 trips % 1,000 trips %
Trips, total 838 6,428 547 7,812 0,1 1,714 -21,2
Nordic countries Total 269 1,473 136 1,878 -5,6 549 -16,5
Denmark .. 74 .. 93 -29,2 107 -7,4
Norway .. 101   111 -20,9 64 6,1
Sweden 247 1,292 130 1,669 -2,3 376 -22,1
Russia and Baltic countries Total 291 2,386 229 2,905 2,5 295 -35,5
Estonia 175 2,103 126 2,404 3,4 204 -29,3
Latvia .. .. .. 55 -25,7 ..  
Russian Federation 104 220 93 417 2,3 63 -51,9
Western and Eastern Europe Total 181 817 100 1,098 10,7 597 -13,3
Austria .. .. .. 53 -28,1 ..  
Belgium .. ..   .. .. 74 10,0
Czech Republic   51 .. 56 22,7 ..  
France .. 156 .. 215 28,5 ..  
Germany .. 216 .. 295 19,2 196 -22,6
Hungary .. 55 .. 64 9,5 ..  
Netherlands .. 50 .. 64 6,1 ..  
United Kingdom .. 133 .. 187 12,2 138 38,8
Southern Europe and East Mediterranean countries Total .. 1,368 58 1,455 0,7 109 -22,8
Spain (without Canary Islands) .. 351 .. 378 20,6 ..  
Canary Islands   273 .. 279 -5,9    
Croatia   64 .. 67 36,0    
Greece   156 .. 160 -27,7 ..  
Italy .. 197 .. 217 -11,7 ..  
Portugal .. 67   70 16,2 ..  
Turkey .. 197 .. 209 19,2 ..  
America Total .. 112 .. 138 -19,2 81 2,1
United States .. 67 .. 82 -16,7 ..  
Africa Total .. .. .. 71 -20,0 ..  
Asia and Oceania Total .. 227 .. 267 -6,6 72 -41,7
Thailand .. 124   130 -10,6    
Symbols: [..] Data not available or too uncertain for presentation. [  ] No observations in the survey.
The sums in the tables do not always amount to the totals shown because of rounding.

Source: Finnish Travel, Statistics Finland

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