Sports facilities; types and use 1987 - 2012


This table presents an overview on the types and use of swimming pools, indoor sports facilities and outdoor sports facilities. The figures are restricted to swimming pools and sports facilities operated by either local government or by commercial operators (private limited companies etc.) registered at the Chambers of Commerce as having the operation of swimming pools and/or sports facilities as their main activity.

Data available from: 1987-2012

Status of the figures: all figures are definite.

Changes as of 28 January 2019:
None. This table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
No longer applicable.

Sports facilities; types and use 1987 - 2012

Periods Swimming poolsType of swimming poolTotal swimming pools (number) Swimming poolsType of swimming poolIndoor swimming pools (number) Swimming poolsType of swimming poolOpen-air swimming pools (number) Swimming poolsType of swimming poolCombined swimming pools (number) Swimming poolsType of swimming poolNatural swimming pools (number) Swimming poolsType of operatorLocal government (%) Swimming poolsType of operatorCommercial operator (%) Swimming poolsVisits to swimming pools by type of poolTotal number of visits (x mln) Swimming poolsVisits to swimming pools by type of poolVisits per swimming pool (x 1000) Swimming poolsVisits to swimming pools by type of poolVisits per indoor swimming pool (x 1000) Swimming poolsVisits to swimming pools by type of poolVisits per open-air swimming pool (x 1000) Swimming poolsVisits to swimming pools by type of poolVisits per combined swimming pool (x 1000) Swimming poolsSwim. pools with recreational facilitiesTotal swimming pools (%) Swimming poolsSwim. pools with recreational facilitiesIndoor swimming pools (%) Swimming poolsSwim. pools with recreational facilitiesOpen-air swimming pools (%) Swimming poolsSwim. pools with recreational facilitiesCombined swimming pools (%) Indoor sports facilitiesTotal number of facilities (number) Indoor sports facilitiesVisits per week (x 1 000) Type of facility and visitsSports hall (small) facilitiesNumber of facilities (number) Type of facility and visitsSports hall (small) facilitiesVisits per week (x 1 000) Type of facility and visitsSports hall (large) facilitiesNumber of facilities (number) Type of facility and visitsSports hall (large) facilitiesVisits per week (x 1 000) Type of facility and visitsIndoor tennis court facilitiesNumber of facilities (number) Type of facility and visitsIndoor tennis court facilitiesVisits per week (x 1 000) Type of facility and visitsOther indoor sports facilitiesNumber of facilities (number) Type of facility and visitsOther indoor sports facilitiesVisits per week (x 1 000) Indoor sports facilitiesType of operatorLocal government (%) Indoor sports facilitiesType of operatorCommercial operator (%) Indoor sports facilitiesGeneral sports halls and sports roomsSmall sports halls (number) Indoor sports facilitiesGeneral sports halls and sports roomsLarge sports halls (number) Indoor sports facilitiesGeneral sports halls and sports roomsIndoor ice-skating rinks (number) Indoor sports facilitiesGeneral sports halls and sports roomsGymnasiums (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsTotal number of courts, tables, rooms (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsTennis courts (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsSquash courts (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsSkittles and bowling alleys (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsTable-tennis tables (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsBilliard tables (number) Indoor sports facilitiesSpecifically equipped sports roomsOther courts, tables, rooms (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsTotal number of facilities (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsVisits per week (x 1 000) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsFootball facilities (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsTennis facilities (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsFac. for one other field game (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsFac. for combinations of field games (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsFac. for field games and other sports (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of facility and visitsFac. for only other outdoor sports (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of operatorLocal government (%) Outdoor sports facilitiesType of operatorCommercial operator (%) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Total number of pitches, courts, etc. (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Football pitches (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Tennis courts (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Hockey pitches (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Korfball pitches (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Handball pitches (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Pitches for other field games (number) Outdoor sports facilitiesPitches, courts, tracks, etc.Fields, tracks, etc. for other sports (number)
1988 786 283 334 136 33 64 36 82 104 145 37 211 83 69 89 96 1,618 1,890 392 400 741 1,150 205 190 280 150 62 38 448 768 16 . 3,890 1,102 374 1,123 302 514 475 4,030 2,050 1,260 620 440 900 380 450 87 13 19,100 7,320 6,730 1,010 960 790 480 1,810
1991 730 299 290 117 24 61 39 82 116 148 44 214 87 76 94 97 1,772 2,000 389 390 790 1,190 230 210 363 210 58 42 473 818 19 . 5,447 1,202 642 1,169 376 1,469 589 4,120 2,100 1,280 610 440 880 400 520 85 15 19,810 7,260 6,650 1,010 1,010 740 510 2,630
1994 720 330 260 105 25 55 45 88 127 153 52 233 88 82 92 95 2,040 2,140 430 380 865 1,180 295 310 450 260 51 49 605 930 20 . 7,425 1,540 1,030 1,405 325 2,235 885 4,190 2,120 1,280 680 480 840 370 550 81 19 21,030 7,090 7,380 1,040 990 620 560 3,350
1997 730 325 245 140 20 45 55 91 128 142 49 236 92 86 96 96 2,115 1,060 365 70 890 420 285 290 570 280 46 54 520 935 20 215 8,135 1,555 1,325 1,285 260 2,935 775 4,090 348 1,320 590 430 810 380 560 82 18 20,300 7,340 6,540 850 950 560 780 3,290
2000 760 320 265 155 20 42 58 87 117 133 39 220 92 89 92 97 2,210 1,130 415 70 890 410 300 360 605 300 44 56 585 945 20 295 8,075 1,610 1,410 1,130 405 2,400 1,120 4,040 424 1,270 600 420 790 390 570 79 21 20,300 7,110 6,440 780 950 510 830 3,700
2003 770 340 250 150 30 36 64 93 126 135 52 229 93 89 96 98 2,160 1,130 440 80 920 480 270 300 540 280 46 54 655 975 20 315 7,325 1,530 1,245 1,130 385 1,775 1,260 4,000 475 1,250 540 410 800 420 590 78 22 20,410 7,150 5,950 780 920 490 910 4,200
2006 725 340 225 130 30 37 63 85 122 133 49 221 92 85 99 98 2,135 1,170 480 100 935 570 235 250 480 250 47 53 770 1,010 25 385 6,830 1,480 1,115 1,155 305 1,520 1,255 3,730 492 1,130 480 330 800 410 570 79 21 20,710 6,980 5,580 820 850 440 970 5,070
2009 720 340 225 125 30 32 68 79 114 123 43 216 93 87 98 100 2,275 1,280 500 110 1,005 610 230 230 535 330 45 55 795 1,090 25 495 6,520 1,345 1,055 1,165 285 1,265 1,415 3,750 549 1,130 480 330 770 440 600 75 25 21,240 7,040 5,590 850 820 410 990 5,540
2012 700 340 220 120 25 32 68 71 104 116 33 199 92 86 99 100 2,255 1,250 510 120 1,005 630 195 170 545 340 45 55 715 1,100 20 465 6,150 1,010 940 1,065 245 1,245 1,650 3,750 677 1,120 450 320 780 450 630 71 29 21,270 7,050 5,320 840 800 370 1,040 5,860
Source: CBS.
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