Appendix table 5. Trips abroad by reason and destination in January-April 2015* 1)

Destination Reason for trip abroad
Leisure trips Business trips
Visiting friends or relatives Holiday            Other personal reason Leisure trips, total Business trips, total
1,000 trips
Trips, total 291 1,991 181 2,463 612
Nordic countries Total 77 415 .. 531 153
Sweden 58 373 .. 466 128
Russia and Baltic countries Total 74 664 95 834 128
Estonia .. 597 64 709 84
Russian Federation .. .. .. 103 ..
Western and Eastern Europe Total 64 294 .. 383 225
Germany .. .. .. 86 89
United Kingdom .. 50 .. 71 ..
Southern Europe and East Mediterranean countries Total .. 394 .. 435 ..
Spain (without Canary Islands) .. 75 .. 86 ..
Spanish Canary Islands .. 149 .. 157 ..
Italy .. 69 .. 76 ..
Portugal .. .. .. 54 ..
America Total .. 52 .. 76 ..
United States .. .. .. 51 ..
Africa Total .. .. .. .. ..
Asia and Oceania Total .. 160 .. 192 ..
Thailand .. 76 .. 76 ..
1) Includes same-day trips, cruises and trips with overnight stay in destination country.
Symbols: [..] data not available or too uncertain for presentation, or subject to secrecy, [*] preliminary data.
In some tables the sums do not amount to the totals shown because of rounding.
From 2012 onwards the figures are not fully comparable with those on earlier years due to the revised data collection method.

Source: Finnish Travel, Statistics Finland

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Updated 8.6.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Finnish Travel [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9027. Spring (1.1.-30.4) 2015, Appendix table 5. Trips abroad by reason and destination in January-April 2015* 1) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.5.2019].
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