Country     Finland
Year     2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2002
Definition Working group definition 1a                          
National criteria 1b   X 51)  X 49)  X 42)  X 35)  X 29)  X 22)  X X X X X X
Number of museums according to type of collection total 2a   326 51)  331 49)  327 42)  322 35)  325 29)  325 22)  329 326 326 322 13)  328 11)  317 4) 
of which 2b Art, archaeology and history museums                   131 131 128
  2c Science and technology museums, ethnology museums                   43 43 42
  2d Other museums                   148 154 147
Ownership state-owned museums 3a Total 16 52)  19 50)  21 19 22 26 36 36 36 37 37 39
local-, regional-owned museums 3b Total 213 52)  218 50)  214 208 213 212 210 201 201 197 202 194
other public-owned museums 3c Total 9 52)  8 50)  8 9 8 8 2 2 2      
private-owned museums 3d Total 88 52)  86 50)  84 86 82 79 81 87 87 88 89 84
  3e Of which
ppp
                       
Management state-managed museums 4a Total 16 52)  19 50)  21 19 22 26 36 36 36 37 37 39
local-, regional-managed museums 4b Total 213 52)  218 50)  214 208 213 212 210 201 201 197 202 194
other public-managed museums 4c Total 9 52)  8 50)  8 9 8 8 2 1 2      
private-managed museums 4d Total 88 52)  86 50)  84 86 82 79 81 87 87 88 89 84
  4e Of which
ppp
                       
Ownership of permanent collection Public ≤ 50% 5a           82 82 81 85 89 88 89 84
Public > 50% 5b           243 243 248 241 237 234 239 233
Number of visits Total 6a   6.687.069 5.605.374 5.445.468 5.439.333 5.254.171 4.985.417 5.081.924 5.141.377 4.597.020 4.527.830 4.340.172 4.774.768
Of which 6b free admissions
Total
3.443.343 2.935.844 2.927.993 2.874.902 2.693.710 2.542.317 2.475.700 2.387.853 2.063.431 1.721.957 1.650.607 1.857.079
  6c free admissions
%
51,50 52,40 53,80 52,90 51,00 51,00 48,70 46,40 44,90 38,00 38,00 39,00
  6d foreigners
Total
    511.408 503.049 440.926 455.214 403.957 405.630 426.115      
  6e foreigners
%
    9,20 9,20 8,40 9,10 8,00 7,90 9,30      
  6f temporary exhibitions
Total
                       
  6g temporary exhibitions
%
                       
Staff Paid staff 7a Number
Total
                        5) 
  7b Number
Of which
specialised
                       
  7c FTES a year
Total
2.630 2.645 2.639 2.709 2.749 2.736 2.619 2.606 2.616 2.238 2.223 2.139
  7d FTES a year
Of which
specialised
1.095,00 997,00 1.104,00 1.221,00 1.276,00 1.273,00 1.208,00 1.188,00 1.165,00 921,00 927,00 861,00
Volunteers 7e Number
Total
1.763 1.148 1.240 1.388             902 800
  7f Number
Of which
specialised
                        -
  7g FTES a year
Total
25 23 22 18 17 16 19 19 23 44 19 16
  7h FTES a year
Of which
specialised
                        -
Admissions Total number of museums with paid admissions with a price of tickets (in EUR) 8a < 2,5,- 3 53)  4 43)  6 43)  10 30)  12 30)  15 23)  22 14)  26 27   67 104
  8b 2,5 - 5,- 33 53)  34 43)  19 50 50 52 66 75 86 145 150 144
  8c > 5,- 89 53)  84 43)  107 77 77 68 58 50 14)  39 14)  45 36 27
Number of museums 8d with free entrance 18 54)  16 11 12 15 21 11 13 5 30 36 29
  8e with museum card                        
Temporary exhibitions Total 9a   1.024 1.089 1.146 1.132 1.267 1.149 1.235 1.189 1.200 1.179 1.182 1.175
Of which 9b Own production 514 567 522 511 708 638 701 704 634 641 617 576
  9c Joined productions 217 235 236 258 244 249 237 221 218 207 219 163
Expenditure (of museums) Total (In EUR) 10a   249.801.744 244.643.579 244.782.696 219.080.982 219.209.600 208.383.018 196.189.349 189.129.364 1.711.371.051      
Of which 10b Ordinary expenditures
Total
249.801.744 244.643.579 244.782.696 219.080.982 219.209.600 208.383.018 196.189.349 189.129.364 171.371.051 164.749.237 159.708.673 133.919.735
  10c Ordinary expenditures
Of which
Staff
106.306.265 107.485.166 107.468.168 104.606.082 105.535.923 100.463.626 93.621.778 91.324.550 84.213.611 79.613.500 79.628.128 62.172.031
  10d Extraordinary expenditures
Total
                       
  10e Extraordinary expenditures
Of which
for new Collections
5.141.674 36)  5.545.623 44)  3.321.079 44)  2.763.547 36)  2.658.183 2.733.100 24)  2.850.707 19)  2.287.397 17)  2.144.598 15)       
Income (of museums) Total (in EUR) 11a   249.801.744 244.643.579   219.080.982 219.209.600 208.383.018 196.189.349 189.129.364 171.371.051 164.749.237 159.708.673 133.919.735
Of which 11b Entry fees 19.643.555 14.497.999 13.919.953 13.238.507 13.180.406 10.510.610 12.052.464 11.070.260 9.000.045 9.904.575 8.706.640 8.825.138
  11c Public subsidies 188.548.759 188.840.075 188.300.668 168.024.834 167.871.204 164.279.433 151.542.538 144.048.046 128.756.342 122.546.378 120.987.690 102.139.535
Public expenditure (for museums) Total (in EUR) 12a   188.548.759 188.840.075 188.300.668 168.024.834 167.871.204 164.279.433 151.542.538 144.048.046 128.756.342 122.546.378 120.987.690 102.139.535
Of which 12b Investments                        
Number of museums making use of computers Total number of museums equipped with at least one computer 13a   154 54)  150 37)  152 45)  154 38)  154 31)  156 25)  157 20)  164 18)  165 16)  163 6)  165 12)  162 6) 
Of which 13b for administrative purpose 154 54)  150 152 154 37)  154 156 157 164 165 163 165 162
  13c for visitor's information purposes (e.g. interactive gallery system)         62 57 55 50 43      
  13d having a database for electronic inventory   144 37)  147 150 150 147 147 149 120 142 136 127
  13e having an Internet access 154 54)  150 37)  152 154 154 156 157 164 165 163 165 162
Information - Diffusion - Education Number of museums possessing a web-site 14 Total 154 54)  150 37)  152 154 38)  154 31)  156 25)  157 20)  164 18)  165 16)  159 157 141
Number of museums possessing an own web-site 15a Total                        
  15b Of wich
are updating themselves their web-site
                       
Number of museums 16a connected to a museum portal
Total
154 54)  150 37)  152 154 154 156 157 164 18)  165 16)  159 157 141
  16b connected to a museum portal
Of which
connected to more than one museum portal
                       
  16c connected to (an)other portal(s)                        
Number of museums with at least one special museum education programme 17a Total     140 46)  119 38)  111 31)  105 25)  105 20)  99 18)  90 16)  99 93 89
  17b Of which
for school children
        111 105 105 99 90 98 92 74
  17c Of which
for ethnic minorities
        23 23 19 19 18 16 15 5
  17d for senior citizens         50 35 13 27 22 18 24 10
  17e for others         44 38 37 34 38 30 29  
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on working group definition
18                          
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on natioinal criteria
  19   5,90 52)  6,00 50)  6,00 47)  5,90 39)  6,00 32)  6,00 26)  6,20 6,10 6,20 6,10 6,20 6,10
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
including free entries
  20   121.510,00 102.152,00 99.552,00 47)  100.728,00 39)  97.299,00 32)  92.322,00 26)  94.989,00 96.642,00 86.735,00 85.430,00 82.591,00 91.711,00
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
excluding free entries
  21   58.942,00 48.649,00 46.023,00 47)  47.489,00 39)  47.415,00 32)  45.242,00 26)  48.714,00 51.758,00 47.804,00 52.941,00 51.181,00 56.042,00
Average number of visits per museum
according to working group definition
  22                          
Average number of visits per museum
according to national criteria
  23   21.853,00 52)  18.082,00 50)  16.653,00 47)  16.892,00 39)  16.523,00 32)  15.979,00 15.831,00 16.857,00 14.781,00 14.797,00 13.735,00 15.402,00
Staff per 100.000 inhabitants   24   47,80 48,20 48,20 50,10 50,90 50,60 49,00 49,00 49,00 42,20 42,30 41,00
Expenditure per capita (in EUR)   25   45,40 44,60 44,70 40,20 40,40 38,60 36,70 35,50 32,30 23,20 30,40 25,70
Public Expenditure per 100.000 inhabitants (in EUR)   26   3.426.105,00 3.441.397,00 3.442.425,00 3.111.571,00 3.108.726,00 304.221,00 3.667.090,00 2.707.670,00 2.429.365,00 2.312.196,00 8)  2.302.335,00 8)  1.961.847,00 8) 
Number of museums opened 200 days and more a year   27   169 52)  172 50)  170 47)  175 39)  176 32)  174 26)  177 180 174 230 232 223
Number of museums with more than 5.000 visits a year
including free entries
  28   189 52)  193 50)  192 197 186 186 192 197 186 210 195 181
Number of museums necessary to reach 50 % of total visits (including free entries) 29a   21 52)  33 50)  33 35 33 34 35 35 35 37 32 29
75 % of total visits (including free entries) 29b   67 52)  83 50)  85 86 87 69 86 86 90 89 82 80
Number of museums employing at least 1 specialised staff 30   154 54)  150 37)  152 48)  154 40)  154 33)  156 27)  157 20)  164 18)  165 16)  163 165 317 9) 
Average price paid
(in EUR)
  31   7,19 6,82 6,87 6,23 6,07 5,76 5,20 4,90 4,50 3,60 33,00 3,10
Number of museums with at least one publication   32   75 54)  71 37)  72 48)  83 40)  91 33)  90 27)  88 20)  91 18)  103 16)  87 95 80
Number of museums with at least one publication on an electronic data carrier   33       3 48)  2 40)  2 33)  4 27)  10 20)  9 18)  38 16    
Museum participation
Source: Eurobarometer 1)
  34                     37,50 37,50 37,00
Population
Source: Eurostat
  35   5.503.297 5.487.308 5.474.289 5.451.270 41)  5.401.267 5.375.276 5.326.314 5.300.484 5.276.955 5.255.580 5.236.611 5.194.901
Density inhabitants/km²
Source: Eurostat
  36   18,00 18,10 19,00 17,90 41)  17,70 34)  17,80 28)  17,60 17,50 17,40 17,30 17,20 17,10
Purchasing Power Parity in EUR
Source: Eurostat
  37       110,000 112,000 115,000 116,000 115,000 119,000 118,000 114,000 114,000 115,000


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provisional or estimated statistical information
1) Eurostat surveys 2001 and 2003, if not otherwise indicated
2) Finland: The Finnish museum statistics cover the professionally-run museums only (total of 921 museums in 1995 (Statistics Finland: Cultural Statistics 1999)
3) Finland: The 2002 annual museum statistics cover 162 professionally-run museums. All museum sites maintained by these museums are included.
4) The annual museum statistics cover 317 museum sites including 162 professionally-run museums
5) Finland: Permanent full-time employees.
6) Finland: All professionnally-run museums have at least one computer but not all museum sites
7) Finland: Investments not included
8) Finland: Large public investments not included
9) Finland: The Finnish museum statistics cover 162 professionally-run museums responsible for 317 museum sites
10) The annual museum statistics cover 328 museum sites including 165 professionally-run museums
11) Finland: The 2005 annual museum statistics cover 165 professionally-run museums. All museum sites maintained by these museums are included.
12) All professionally-run museums (165) but not all museum sites have at least one computer
13) Finland: The 2006 annual museum statistics cover 163 professionally-run museums. All museum sites maintained by these museums are included.
14) Finland: Admission fee for the main site of a museum
15) Finland: included in the ordinary expenditure
16) Finland: Museums answer this as administrative units (165), not as museum sites
17) Finland: Included in the ordinary expenditure
18) Finland: Museums answer this as administrative units (164) not as a museum site
19) Finland: included in the ordinary expenditures
20) Finland: Museums answer this as administrative units (157), not as museum sites
21) Finland: Museums answer this as administrative units (158), not as museum sites.
22) Finland: The statistics cover 156 professionally-run museums (administrative units) maintaining 325 museum sites.
23) Finland: Admission fees for the main site of a museum.
24) Finland: Included in the ordinary expenditures.
25) Finland: Answers by administrative units (156), not by museum sites.
26) Finland: Answers by museum sites.
27) Finland: Answers by administrative units.
28) Finland: Data from national source.
29) Finland: The statistics cover 154 professionally-run museums (administrative units) maintaining 325 museum sites
30) Finland: Admission fees for the main site of a museum
31) Finland: Answers by administrative units (154), not by museum sites
32) Finland: Answers by museum sites
33) Finland: Answers by administrative units
34) Finland: concerns year 2011
35) Finland: The statistics cover 154 professionally-run museums (administrative units) maintaining 322 museum sites
36) Finland: Included in the ordinary expenditures
37) Answers by administrative units (150)
38) Finland: Answers by administrative units (154), not by museum sites
39) Finland: Answers by museum sites
40) Finland: Answers by administrative units
41) Finland: refers to year 2014
42) The statistics cover 152 professionally-run museums (administrative units) maintaining 327 museum sites
43) Admission fees for the main site of a museum
44) Included in the ordinary expenditures
45) Answers by administrative units (154), not by museum sites
46) Answers by administrative units (152), not by museum sites
47) Answers by museum sites
48) Answers by administrative units
49) The statistics cover 150 professionally-run museums (administrative units) maintaining 331 museum sites
50) Answers by museum sites (331)
51) Finland: The statistics cover 154 professionally-run museums (administrative units) maintaining 326 museum sites.
52) Finland: Answers by museum sites (326)
53) Finland: Admission fees for the main site of a museum
54) Finland: Answers by administrative units (154)