Business Tendency Indicators in Tourism in Małopolska Voivodship for Q2 of Year 2011

According to the study design 204 interviews were conducted: 70 among subjects included in Section N, Division 079 according to the Polish Classification of Economic Activities (PCEA) – Travel Agency, Tour Operator and Other Reservation Service and Related Activities (36,3%), 74 among subjects included in Section I, Division 055 – Accommodation Service and 60 among subjects included in Section I, Division 056 – Food Service. International (34,8%) and local (29,4%) businesses dominate in the study. Nearly one out of ten economic entities from Małopolska region operate on the regional market (in the voivodeship) and one out of four on the Polish market (26%). Businesses hiring from 1 to 9 employees are also predominant in the study (57,8%). Incomes of the businesses in the study in the last financial year in most cases were below 50 thousand PLN (29,4%). Nearly 16% of respondents declared incomes from 50 to 100 thousand PLN and nearly one out of nine subjects from 251 to 500 thousand PLN.