Outdoor accommodation occupancy survey

Paru le : 19/10/2018


The outdoor accommodation occupancy survey aims to analyse the occupancy of campsites in France, both in terms of volume and the structure of the clientele, including the geographical structure.

It also provides exhaustive knowledge of the stock (including classified campsites that do not offer any short-stay pitches) and of the occupancy of short-stay pitches only, intended for a tourist clientele, as opposed to pitches for yearly rental intended for more residential purposes.


In 2006, the remediation method was revised to better address non-response. Introduction of a nomenclature of the countries of origin of foreign tourists.

In 2011, setting up the new Atout France ranking, from 1 to 5 stars.

In 2013, revision of the recovery method to take account of the new geographical stratification (National Tourist Spaces).

In 2014, taking into account the new Atout France ranking. Data have been re-projected since 2010.

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Type of operation


Legal owner

  • Department of Business Statistics

Frequency of data collection



  • Directorate General for Enterprise

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