Response rates to these occupancy surveys can be low. Collection methods for the estimated number of visits in the Visitor Attraction Survey differ - more information can be found in the Visitor Attraction Survey satellite report.
Results from these surveys are classed as Official Statistics and do not have National Statistics Status, further information on Official Statistics can be found on the NISRA website
Northern Ireland visitor attraction survey
The latest annual Northern Ireland Visitor Attraction Survey (2016) report was published on 25 May 2017.
The latest annual visitor attraction survey publications can be accessed below.
Guesthouse, Bed & Breakfast and Guest Accommodation occupancy survey
The latest annual Northern Ireland guesthouse, bed & breakfast and guest accommodation occupancy statistics were published on 25 May 2017.
The latest monthly guesthouse, bed & breakfast and guest accommodation occupancy statistics can be accessed below.
Tourism statistics branch also publish statistics on Northern Ireland hotel occupancy. These statistics can be accessed below.
Self catering occupancy survey
The latest annual Northern Ireland Self Catering Occupancy Survey 2016 report was published on 25 May 2017.
The latest annual self catering occupancy survey publication including additional tables can be accessed below.
Self catering survey form
Please find below a downloadable version of the self catering survey form.
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