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Numbers of Rhodes

 

Demographics

Parameters

Values

Population (2011 census)

115.490

Density (population per Km2)

82,5

Population distribution per gender

Male 57.879 (50.1%)

Female 57.611 (49.9%)

Regional GDP

3,92 billion €

Regional GDP per capita

21.000 €

Employment allocation by productive sectors (2001)

Primary 7%

Secondary 19%

Tertiary 74%

Largest city’s population

53.709

No of communities

43

 

Geography

Parameters

Values

Length

79,7 Km

Width   

38 Km

Land area

1.400 sq Km

Coastline length

220 Km

Island’s Coordinates

36° 10′ 0″ N

28° 0′ 0″ E

Highest mountain

1.216 m

Distance from mainland Greece

363 Km

Distance from Turkish shore

18 Km

 

Transportation data

Parameters

Values

Airports    3 / (1 is public)

3 / (1 is public)

Ports   

5

Road network

4 (major arteries)

Bus service operators

2 (RODA, KTEL)

Bus service vehicles

60

Bus service destinations

26

Bus service itineraries (per day)

444

Taxi service companies

2

Taxi service vehicles

440

Taxi stations inside town of Rhodes

14

Taxi stations ex.town of Rhodes

8

Car rental companies

193

Car rental vehicles

4.857

Motorbike rental companies

-

Motorbike rental vehicles

690

No of Marinas

2

Total No of berths

860

Total No of dry berths

370

 

Educational facilities

Parameters

Values

Public owned kindergartens

61

Public owned primary schools

52

Private owned primary schools 

2

Public owned high schools

20

Private owned high schools   

2

Public owned lyceums

10

Private owned lyceums

2

Higher Education: Undergraduate programs

3

Higher Education: Postgraduate programs

7

 

Tourism data

Parameters

Values

Tourist Arrivals (2013)

1.785.305

Rate of Arrivals per capita

15.5 (tourists per resident)

Airport Arrivals (from EU)

1.248.952 (69.96%)

Airport Arrivals (rest of World)

536.353 (30.04%)

Rate of airport arrivals

14,5% / Greek total

High-season arrivals rate

78,4% (Jun. – Sept.)

Cruise’s Arrivals (2013)

409.991

Expenditure per night spent per capita (2011)

82,9 €

Expenditure per arrival (2011)

740 €

Top Spender’s arrival share

53.9% of total arrivals

Night Spent (2011)

15,3 million

Night spent per arrival

9

Total Port arrivals

1.150.442

Airport Throughput

4,2 million

Total No of Hotel facilities

494

Total No of Hotel rooms

44.199

Total No of Hotel beds

85.519

No of 5star Hotel facilities

33

No of 5starHotel rooms

8.419

No of 5starHotel beds

17.071

Rate of 5star hotels facilities

6,7%

Rate of 5star hotels rooms

19%

Rate of 5star hotels beds

19,96%

Total No of Rent Rooms 

861

Total No of Rent Roomsbeds

 15.000

Rate of 5star hotel facilities’ increase (2004 – 2012)

175%

Rate of 5star hotel rooms’ increase (2004 – 2012)

82%

Rate of 5star hotel beds’ increase (2004 – 2012)

93%

Rate of total hotel facilities’ increase (2004 – 2012)

1%

Rate of total hotel rooms’ increase (2004 – 2012)

22%

 Rate of total hotel beds’ increase (2004 – 2012)    24%

24% 

 

General data

Parameters

Values

Total hours of sunshine per year

3.040 (74%)

Days with some rain per year

78

Yearly average sea temperature 

20,25 oC

Yearly hours of daylight

4.443

Yearly average daily mean temperature

19 oC

Total No of public medical care facilities

25

Total No of private medical care facilities

6

Blue flag beaches

20

Foreign consulates

15

Postal code

85x xx

Telephone are codes

2241-, 2244-, 2246-

Vehicle registration plates

POxxxxx