DATASET

UDP - Tourism density

Collection: LUISA : Land-Use based Integrated Sustainability Assessment modelling platform 

Description

Tourism density is defined as the total number of nights spent over a year in a tourist destination (country or region) per square kilometre of land of the tourist destination. Very high values may signal possible crowding and/or environmental pressures. This descriptor is provided in the EU Tourism Dashboard as complementary information to characterize tourism demand. UNIT OF MEASURE: Nights spent per km2. RESOLUTION: NUTS0, NUTS2, NUTS3. COMPLETENESS: 100%. METHODOLOGY: The indicator is obtained dividing the nights spent by the total area of the tourism destination. DATA SOURCES: Nights spent at tourist accommodation establishments by NUTS 2 regions (tour_occ_nin2) [ESTAT].

Contact

Email
jrc-ktcp (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

Batista, Filipe; Ricardo Barranco (2022): UDP - Tourism density. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/8dd1d6ec-c268-46b1-9d92-2c762e835652

Keywords

Europe nights spent tourism tourism density destination area

Data access

Tourism density - download (JSON)
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Tourism density - download (CSV)
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Tourism density - visualisation
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Tourism density - download (ODS)
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Occupancy and capacity of tourist accommodation establishments
Access conditions
No limitations 
URL 
  • Reference Eurostat metadata

Geographic areas

Switzerland European Union Iceland Norway

Temporal coverage

From date To date
2019-01-01 2021-12-31

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2022-10-22
Modified date
2022-10-23
Issued date
2022-09-22
Landing page
https://tourism-dashboard.ec.europa.eu/ 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Economy and finance
Update frequency
annual
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/8dd1d6ec-c268-46b1-9d92-2c762e835652
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