Appendix table 4. Trips abroad by cause and destination in 2016 and its change

Destination Leisure trips Business trips
Visiting friends or relatives Holiday      Other personal reason Leisure trips, total Year-on-year change (2015/2016) Business trips, total Year-on-year change (2015/2016)
1,000 trips % 1,000 trips %
Trips, total 1,060 6,590 580 8,220 1 2,060 9
Nordic countries Total 370 1,440 170 1,980 10 610 15
Denmark .. .. .. 100 15 .. ..
Norway .. 110 .. 160 -24 100 85
Sweden 300 1,240 160 1,690 14 440 12
Russia and Baltic countries Total 260 2,430 260 2,950 1 530 39
Estonia 150 2,080 150 2,390 -4 360 37
Russian Federation 110 260 100 460 27 150 103
Western and Eastern Europe Total 210 910 .. 1,190 -5 580 -6
Czech Republic .. 100 .. 100 14 .. ..
France .. .. .. 100 -44 .. ..
Germany .. 200 .. 280 -15 210 -11
Poland .. 100 .. 110 28 .. ..
United Kingdom .. 130 .. 210 4 .. ..
Southern Europe and East Mediterranean countries Total .. 1,390 .. 1,520 -4 160 11
Spain (without Canary Islands) .. 370 .. 420 12 .. ..
Canary Islands .. 320 .. 320 18 .. ..
Greece .. 170 .. 180 -22 .. ..
Italy .. 230 .. 260 13 .. ..
Turkey .. 100 .. 100 -55 .. ..
America Total .. 140 .. 210 17 .. ..
United States .. 100 .. 140 22 .. ..
Africa Total .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
Asia and Oceania Total .. 230 .. 310 -20 .. ..
Thailand .. 120 .. 130 5 .. ..
Symbols: [..] Data not available or too uncertain for presentation, or subject to secrecy.
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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Updated 29.3.2017

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