Characteristics of non-resident travellers
Any natural person travelling outside one's usual environment. Depending on the length of stay, there are same-day visitors – travellers who do not stay overnight outside their usual place of residence in public or private accommodation establishment, and overnight visitors – travellers.
Total expenditure of travellers
Total expenditure includes consumer goods and services bought during the trip and before the trip: transport, accommodation and catering services, visas, insurance, admission tickets to cultural, sports and entertainment events, personal purchases, e.g., food, clothing, souvenirs, valuables (for oneself and for presents), hardware, camera and other trip-related expenditure.
Total expenditure includes:
- personal expenditure;
- expenditure paid by third party, e.g., ticket, transport paid by friends and relatives, fuel paid by the employer, daily allowance and other expenditure if their value is known.
Total expenditure excludes:
- purchase of real estate;
- purchase of goods for resale;
- donations to charitable organizations (including money that is given to relatives, friends);
- expenditure related to real estate improvement and repair.
Number of border-crossings
Each night a guest spends (sleeps or stays) or is registered (physical presence is not required) in a tourist accommodation establishment.