Tourism Data Category
Transaction data is a collection of transactions made by tourists. This includes reservations, current occupancy, sold services, payments, etc. If this data is anonymised, it is usefull for different data use cases.
Information on the number of accommodation bookings in Switzerland is recorded in two main statistics from the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (BFS), namely HESTA (hotel accommodation) and PASTA (supplementary accommodation). Eurostat’s Booking Platforms Data provides an aggregated view of overnight stays booked through OTAs such as booking.com, Airbnb, Expedia Group and Tripadvisor.
BAK economics intelligence publishes studies and benchmarks on the Swiss tourism industry. Other sources and software providers for tourism benchmarking data are STR, Transparent, H-Benchmark, but these datasets are only available to clients with a subscription.
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This website was created as part of Resilient Tourism Project (Suproject 1: - National Data Infrastructure for Tourism). Resilient Tourism is one of 15 flagship projects approved and supported by the Innosuisse- Swiss Innovation Agency. Flagship projects are systemic and transdisciplinary innovations that are central to current and future economic and social challenges in Switzerland.