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Lisbon,Jan.15,2021(Lusa)- Portugal's National Statistics Institute (INE) confirmed on Friday that slump in activity in the tourism sector deepened in November, with 76.8% fewer guests and 76.9% fewer overnight stays than in the same month in 2019.
"The tourist accommodation sector recorded 407,100 guests and 940,200 overnight stays in November 2020, corresponding to variations of -76.8% and -76.9% respectively," the INE said in a statement that recalled that in October the respective year-on-year drops had been 60.1% and 63.6%.
Overnight stays by residents of Portugal in November were down 58.8% on a year earlier (having been down 22.2% in October) while those of non-residents were down 85.5% on the year (having been down 76.7% in October).
The tourism sector has been one of the worst affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Total revenue in the sector in November was down 79.5% on a year earlier (having been down 68.2% in October) at €47.1 million, while that generated by tourist accommodation was down 80.2% (after a 69.2% year-on-year drop in October) at €32.8 million.
Also according to the INE, in November 46.9% of tourist accommodation establishments were closed or registered no guests (against 33.4% in October).
In all, hotels and other establishments offering tourist accommodation, campsites, holiday camps and youth hostels had 440,700 guests and 1.1 million overnight stays in November, corresponding to falls of 76.0% and 74.2% respectively (after declines of 58.8% and 61.5% in October).
According to the INE, in the first eleven months of 2020 as a whole total overnight stays were down 62.5% on the same period in 2019, with a 34.1% drop for residents' stays and a 74.5% one for non-residents.
The total for Portugal's 16 main issuing markets, which accounted for 86.4% of nights spent by non-residents in tourist accommodation establishments in November, was significantly down once more.
The biggest declines were for the Chinese market (nights down 96.6%), US (down 95.4%), Canada (down 95.1%), Denmark (down 93.8%) and Brazil (down 91.5%).
Since the start of this year, all Portugal's main markets have seen significant decreases of more than 60% on the start of 2020, with the largest drops seen in stays by visitors from Ireland (down 89.7%), the US (down 87.4%) and China (down 81.9%).
As regards the number of overnight stays by residents of Portugal, these were down significantly in all regions in November, with the smallest decreases in Alentejo (down 55.4%) and the Azores (down 61.0%).
The biggest reductions were in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area (down 83.6%), the North (down 77%), the Algarve (down 76.8%) and Madeira (down 75.9%).
The Lisbon area accounted for 23.1% of overnight stays in November, followed by the Algarve (19.4%) and North (17.4%).
In the first 11 months of 2020 as a whole, the regions with the smallest declines in the number of overnight stays, according to the data published on Friday, were the Alentejo (down 36.9%), Centre (down 51.9%) and North (down 58.2%) regions.
The largest reductions were seen in the Azores (down 71.2%), the Lisbon area (down 71.0%) and Madeira (down 67.1%).
In November, all regions showed a decrease in the number of nights spent by residents of Portugal, with the smallest reductions being recorded in the Azores (down 47.3%), Madeira (down 47.8%) and Alentejo (down 49.7%). In terms of nights spent by non-residents, the Alentejo registered a decrease of 68.4%, while all other regions had decreases of more than 75%, with down 90.5%.
Worldwide, the Covid-19 pandemic has claimed at least 1,994,833 lives as a result of more than 93 million cases of infection by the novel coronavirus that causes it.
In Portugal there have been 8,384 people deaths associated with the disease out of 517,806 confirmed cases of infection, according to the most recent bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health.
The disease is transmitted by a new coronavirus detected at the end of December 2019 in Wuhan, a city in central China.
Portugal's president on Wednesday decreed the renewal of the state of emergency for a further 15 days, until January 30, to allow for more measures to contain infections, which have been running at record levels.

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Date : 2021-01-16 10:25:00







 

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