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ACCOMMODATION ESTABLISHMENTS BY STASTISTICAL ZONES, STATISTICAL REGIONS AND BY DISTRICTS IN APRIL 20211
Statistical zones
Statistical regions
Districts
Accommodation establishments - number Bed-places - number Available bed-nights - number Nights spent - number Arrivals in accommodation establishments - number Revenues from nights spent - levs
Total Of which: by foreigners Total Of which: foreigners Total Of which: by foreigners
Total 1 732 103 848 3 055 603 413 721 80 757 197 174 30 036 21 853 750 5 809 009
North and South-East Bulgaria 837 49 384 1 454 189 167 829 23 089 77 568 7 054 7 927 305 1 369 828
North-West region 144 6 594 196 302 32 498 3 181 14 118 761 1 439 108 171 752
Vidin 24 774 23 820 3 734 422 1 577 131 151 952 19 170
Vratsa 23 871 25 738 5 138 510 2 004 128 176 122 24 491
Lovech 56 3 042 89 534 15 015 1 516 6 063 265 705 292 71 193
Montana 20 919 27 570 3 388 115 1 937 66 136 641 5 694
Pleven 21 988 29 640 5 223 618 2 537 171 269 101 51 204
North Central region 239 10 499 314 750 40 925 2 902 19 554 1 371 1 550 318 167 942
Veliko Tarnovo 94 4 088 122 510 19 882 818 8 320 405 682 247 48 812
Gabrovo 53 2 905 87 150 6 333 252 3 286 82 225 746 12 579
Razgrad 16 660 19 800 4 120 513 1 477 140 161 708 27 995
Ruse 53 2 107 63 120 8 614 1 064 5 227 682 386 041 64 602
Silistra 23 739 22 170 1 976 255 1 244 62 94 576 13 954
North-East region 249 17 985 525 370 48 956 12 501 22 525 3 422 2 448 506 710 393
Varna 135 12 216 352 300 32 765 10 881 14 176 2 808 1 623 338 608 336
Dobrich 43 3 937 118 110 9 445 605 4 644 267 525 600 55 323
Targovishte 11 479 14 370 2 188 337 1 271 146 117 024 18 013
Shumen 60 1 353 40 590 4 558 678 2 434 201 182 544 28 721
South-East region 205 14 306 417 767 45 450 4 505 21 371 1 500 2 489 373 319 741
Burgas 85 8 208 237 557 22 647 2 439 10 990 970 1 382 336 189 396
Sliven 44 1 380 41 400 4 556 805 2 517 170 210 299 58 345
Stara Zagora 58 4 074 119 490 16 302 924 7 005 291 809 356 51 627
Yambol 18 644 19 320 1 945 337 859 69 87 382 20 373
South-West and South Central Bulgaria 895 54 464 1 601 414 245 892 57 668 119 606 22 982 13 926 445 4 439 181
South-West region 385 30 669 897 771 139 808 46 141 67 492 19 039 8 618 028 3 844 264
Blagoevgrad 127 10 336 289 551 40 555 4 573 19 772 1 716 2 394 731 323 701
Kyustendil 62 2 437 73 110 7 283 .. 4 215 .. 298 264 ..
Pernik 9 404 12 120 1 332 .. 676 .. 43 538 ..
Sofia 76 5 435 162 690 21 161 2 548 9 126 736 877 126 123 043
Sofia (stolitsa) 111 12 057 360 300 69 477 38 444 33 703 16 398 5 004 369 3 366 656
South Central region 510 23 795 703 643 106 084 11 527 52 114 3 943 5 308 417 594 917
Kаrdzhali 54 1 805 54 150 10 209 1 830 4 575 485 339 670 47 647
Pazardzhik 44 3 775 107 281 25 160 604 12 104 241 1 461 167 40 512
Plovdiv 202 9 707 290 602 49 045 6 206 25 169 2 074 2 587 588 351 572
Smolyan 176 6 885 202 920 14 669 433 7 237 177 603 846 21 255
Haskovo 34 1 623 48 690 7 001 2 454 3 029 966 316 146 133 931

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Euro-SDMX Metadata Structure (ESMS)

Accommodation Establishments - activity of the accommodation establishments
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

"Statistics of tourism and bussines surveys" Department

Contact name

Lidia Sandeva

Contact person function

State Expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str., 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

+359 2 9857 681

Contact fax number

No

Metadata update
Metadata last certified20 November 2013
Metadata last posted20 November 2013
Metadata last update30 March 2017
Statistical presentation
Data description

Arrivals of visitors, nights spent, revenues from nights spent, bed-places and available bed-nights, number of accommodation establishments.

Classification system

· Classification of Territorial Units for Statistical Purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS);

· Unified Classification of Administrative-Territorial and Territorial Units (UCATTU).

Sector coverage

All accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places - hotels, camping sites, other accommodation establishments (holiday settlements, mountain chalets, pravite flats, rest houses, bungalows and other short-time accommodation).

Statistical concepts and definitions

Arrivals and nights spent by Bulgarian and foreign residents, bed-places and available bed-nights, revenues from nights spent by Bulgarian and foreign residents.

Statistical unit

Accommodation establishment

Statistical population

All categorized accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places in use.

Reference area

The territory of Republic of Bulgaria.

Time coverage

· Quarterly - from the first quarter of 2008 till the fourth quarter of 2011;

· Monthly - from January 2012;

· Annually - from 2008.

Base period

2008

Unit of measure

Number, BGN

Reference period

· Quarter - till the end of 2011;

· Month - since January 2012;

· Year.

Institutional mandate
Legal acts and other agreements

Till the end of 2011 - Directive 95/57 EC;

Since January 2012 - Regulation 692/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning European statistics on tourism and Commission implementing Regulation 1051/2011 implementing Regulation 692/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning European statistics on tourism, as regards the structure of the quality reports and the transmission of the data.

Data sharing

Not applicable

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Release policy
Release calendar

The date for publishing of statistical information is indicated in the Release Calendar presenting the results of the statistical surveys carried out by the National Statistical Institute. The statistical information on the activity of the accommodation establishments is published monthly: a month after the reference period on the website of the NSI.

Release calendar access

The calendar is available on the NSI website: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/480

User access

The data are published on the NSI website, section Domain statistics - Tourism in accordance with the Law on Statistics and the European Statistics Code of Practice respecting the professional independence and aimed at objectivity, transparency and equal treatment of all consumers.

Frequency of dissemination

· Quarterly -till the end of 2011;

· Monthly - from the January 2012.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

· Quarterly -till the end of 2011;

· Monthly - from the January 2012.

Publications
  • Statistital Reference Book;
  • Statistical Yearbook.
On-line database

Data on accommodation establishments are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Domain statistics - Tourism - Accommodation Establishments: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/7060

Micro-data access

Micro data are not disseminated.

Other

Not applicable

Documentation on methodology

Methodology of the survey

Quality documentation

Not available.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable

Quality assessment

Not applicable

Relevance
User needs

The users are the Council of Ministers, Ministry of Tourism, the districts? and municipalities? authorities, tourist organizations, science organizations, international organizations and others.

User satisfaction

The users satisfaction survey is not carried out.

Completeness

All data according to Regulation 692/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning European statistics on tourism are provided.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

The statistical survey is exhaustively.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

The data are submitted to Eurostat 2 months after the reference months according to Commission implementing Regulation 1051/2011 implementing Regulation 692/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning European statistics on tourism, as regards the structure of the quality reports and the transmission of the data.

Punctuality

The publication dates by point 15.1 are observed.

Coherence and comparability

All indicators are camparable by years, statistical regions, districts and municipalities.

Comparability - geographical

The data are elaborated according to the administrative structure of the Republic of Bulgaria as of 31.12. of reference year.

Comparability - over time

The data are calculated by common methodology and are comparable by years.

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Cost and burden

Not applicable.

Data revision
Data revision - policy

Not applicable.

Data revision - practice

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

All categorized accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places in use.

Frequency of data collection
  • Quarterly -till the end of 2011.
  • Monthly - from the January 2012.
Data collection

Exhaustively.

Data validation

Not applicable.

Data compilation

The data are aggregated to the level of municipalities, districts and total for the country.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Comment
Metadata Structure Definition: ESMS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.0.xml


ESS Standard for Quality Reports Structure (ESQRS)

Accommodation Establishments - activity of the accommodation establishments
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

"Statistics of tourism and bussines surveys" Department

Contact name

Lidia Sandeva

Contact person function

State Expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str., 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

+359 2 9857 681

Contact fax number

No

Statistical presentation
Data description

Arrivals of visitors, nights spent, revenues from nights spent, bed-places and available bed-nights, number of accommodation establishments.

Classification system

· Classification of Territorial Units for Statistical Purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS);

· Unified Classification of Administrative-Territorial and Territorial Units (UCATTU).

Sector coverage

All accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places - hotels, camping sites, other accommodation establishments (holiday settlements, mountain chalets, pravite flats, rest houses, bungalows and other short-time accommodation).

Statistical concepts and definitions

Arrivals and nights spent by Bulgarian and foreign residents, bed-places and available bed-nights, revenues from nights spent by Bulgarian and foreign residents.

Statistical unit

Accommodation establishment

Statistical population

All categorized accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places in use.

Reference area

The territory of Republic of Bulgaria.

Time coverage

· Quarterly - from the first quarter of 2008 till the fourth quarter of 2011;

· Monthly - from January 2012;

· Annually - from 2008.

Base period

2008

Statistical processing
Source data

All categorized accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places in use.

Frequency of data collection
  • Quarterly -till the end of 2011.
  • Monthly - from the January 2012.
Data collection

Exhaustively.

Data validation

Not applicable.

Data compilation

The data are aggregated to the level of municipalities, districts and total for the country.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable

Quality assessment

Not applicable

Relevance
User needs

The users are the Council of Ministers, Ministry of Tourism, the districts? and municipalities? authorities, tourist organizations, science organizations, international organizations and others.

User satisfaction

The users satisfaction survey is not carried out.

Completeness

All data according to Regulation 692/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning European statistics on tourism are provided.

Data completeness - rate

Not applicable.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

The statistical survey is exhaustively.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Sampling errors - indicators

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Coverage error

Not applicable.

Over-coverage - rate

Not applicable.

Common units - proportion

Not applicable.

Measurement error

Not applicable.

Non response error

Not applicable.

Unit non-response - rate

Not applicable.

Item non-response - rate

Not applicable.

Processing error

Not applicable.

Imputation - rate

Not applicable.

Model assumption error

Not applicable.

Seasonal adjustment

Not applicable.

Data revision - policy

Not applicable.

Data revision - practice

Not applicable.

Data revision - average size

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

The data are submitted to Eurostat 2 months after the reference months according to Commission implementing Regulation 1051/2011 implementing Regulation 692/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning European statistics on tourism, as regards the structure of the quality reports and the transmission of the data.

Time lag - first results

Not applicable.

Time lag - final results

40 days after the reference period.

Punctuality

The publication dates by point 15.1 are observed.

Punctuality - delivery and publication

Monthly and annualy data are presented according to the Calendar of data dissemination.

Coherence and comparability

All indicators are camparable by years, statistical regions, districts and municipalities.

Comparability - geographical

The data are elaborated according to the administrative structure of the Republic of Bulgaria as of 31.12. of reference year.

Asymmetry for mirror flows statistics - coefficient

Not applicable.

Comparability - over time

The data are calculated by common methodology and are comparable by years.

Length of comparable time series

Monthly data are comperable from January 2012.

Annual data are comperable from 2007.

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - sub annual and annual statistics

Annual data on nights spent, arrivals and revenues at accommodation establishments are the sum of monthly data.

Coherence - National Accounts

Monthly and annualy data are consistent with national accounts.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

· Quarterly -till the end of 2011;

· Monthly - from the January 2012.

Publications
  • Statistital Reference Book;
  • Statistical Yearbook.
On-line database

Data on accommodation establishments are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Domain statistics - Tourism - Accommodation Establishments: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/7060

Data tables - consultations

No information.

Micro-data access

Micro data are not disseminated.

Other

Not applicable

Metadata - consultations

No information.

Documentation on methodology

Methodology of the survey

Metadata completeness – rate

Not applicable.

Quality documentation

Not available.

Cost and burden

Not applicable.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality – data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Comment
Metadata Structure Definition: ESQRS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.0.xml
  • Thursday, 10 June 2021 - 11:00

    In April 2021, during the continuing epidemic situation, 1 732 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed-places functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 51.3 thousand and the bed-places were 103.8 thousand.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in April 2021 was 413.7 thousand.

    The total revenues from nights spent in April 2021 reached 21.9 million BGN, as 16.1 million were from Bulgarians and 5.8 million - from foreigners.

  • Friday, 28 May 2021 - 11:00

    In April 2021, in the conditions of the continuing epidemic situation, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 271.2 thousand.

    In April 2021, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 282.5 thousand, as the transit was 61.7% (174.4 thousand) of all visits of foreigners in the country.

  • Friday, 28 May 2021 - 10:30

    In May 2021, the National Statistical Institute conducted the monthly inquiry survey of the managers of accommodation establishments to gather accurate and timely information on the state and development of their businesses during the ensuing epidemic situation in the country.

  • Wednesday, 26 May 2021 - 11:00

    In the first quarter of 2021, during the continuing epidemic situation in the country, 457.0 thousand Bulgarian residents made tourist trips. The majority - 93.8% of them travelled only within the country, 5.2% - only abroad and 1.0% - both in the country and abroad. 

  • Tuesday, 11 May 2021 - 11:00

    In March 2021, during the continuing epidemic situation, 1 719 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed-places were functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 49.0 thousand and the bed-places were 98.8 thousand. In comparison with March 2020, when the state of emergency was first introduced in the country in connection with the global spread of the COVID-19, the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) increased by 3.4%, while the bed-places in them decreased by 5.3%.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in March 2021 was 439.5 thousand, or by 15.4% more in comparison with the same month of the previous year.

    The total revenues from nights spent in March 2021 reached 24.6 million BGN or by 16.6% more compared to March 2020.

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021 - 13:15

    In April 2021, the National Statistical Institute conducted the monthly inquiry survey of the managers of accommodation establishments to gather accurate and timely information on the state and development of their businesses during the ensuing epidemic situation in the country.

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021 - 11:00

    In March 2021, in the conditions of the continuing epidemic situation, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 251.5 thousand, or by 9.0% above the registered in March 2020 when the state of emergency first was introduced in the country in connection with the global spread of the COVID-19.

    In March 2021, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 287.9 thousand or by 8.0% less in comparison with March 2020.

  • Monday, 12 April 2021 - 11:00

    In February 2021, during the continuing epidemic situation, 1 666 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed-places were functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 48.6 thousand and the bed-places were 97.8 thousand. In comparison with February 2020, the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) decreased by 11.1%, and the bed-places in them - by 12.9%.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in February 2021 was 627.7 thousand, or by 40.4% less in comparison with the same month of the previous year.

    The total revenues from nights spent in February 2021 reached 35.2 million BGN or by 42.1% less compared to February 2020.

  • Monday, 29 March 2021 - 11:00

    In February 2021, during the continuing epidemic situation in the country, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 215.3 thousand, or by 46.3% under the registered in February 2020.

    In February 2021, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 240.9 thousand or by 52.6% less in comparison with February 2020.

  • Wednesday, 24 March 2021 - 10:00

    In March 2021, the National Statistical Institute conducted the monthly inquiry survey of the managers of accommodation establishments to gather accurate and timely information on the state and development of their businesses during the ensuing epidemic situation in the country.

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