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Appendix table 1. Main reasons for foreign passengers to visit Finland in 2009

Main reason for visit Number 1000 pass. Share, per cent (%) Change 2008-2009,
per cent (%)
Business trip 1 396 25 -9
Visiting friends or relatives 659 12 -6
Other leisure trip 2 821 50 2
Other trip 665 12 -17
Several reasons 154 3 -45
Total 5 695 100 -6

Source: Border Interview Survey 2009, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Jyrki Krzywacki (09) 1734 2701, rajahaastattelut@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 9.6.2010

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Statistics: Border Interview Survey [e-publication].
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