Occasion for leisure tourists to travel to Norway 2016

This statistic displays the result of a survey on the occasion for leisure tourists to travel to Norway in 2016. That year, going on holiday was the most common occasion for leisure travelers to visit Norway (80 percent). 13 percent of respondents visited friends or family, while six percent came for skiing.

What is your main occasion to travel to Norway?

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Release date

May 2017



Survey time period


Number of respondents

7,240 respondents

Special properties

international and domestic leisure travelers

Supplementary notes

The original question was phrased by the source as follows: "Hva er hovedformålet med denne reisen i Norge?"

The source does not specify the age of respondents or the concrete date of survey.

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