Table 2. Trends in population, farming, and tourism in Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach (source: Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg 2012).

Number (year) Number (year) Change in %
Population 2535 (1980) 2241 (2011) -11.6
Farming Principal farming operations 11 (1979) 5 (2007) -54.5
Part-time farming operations 87 (1979) 35 (2007) -59.8
Dairy farming operations 71 (1979) 1 (2007) -98.6
Tourism Operations offering beds for tourists 35 (1984) 19 (2010) -45.7
Average stay of tourists in days 9.9 (1984) 6.2 (2010) -37.4
Capacity utilization of beds offered in % 49.2 (1984) 21.7 (2010) -55.9