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Tourist accommodation continued downward trend – informal channels like AirBnB escape official statistics

For calendar year 2018, the 120 accommodation establishments that contribute to the Hospitality Association of Namibia’s (HAN) annual industry statistics, registered a decline of 116,676 bednights sold, compared to 2017.

Although the number of HAN members who furnish their in-house statistics grew from 108 to 120, the number of bednights declined from 1.83 million to 1.74 million. 2018 also turned out to be substantially below the bednight average per establishment of 16,000, at just over 14,500.

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