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


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provisional or estimated statistical information
1) Eurostat surveys 2001 and 2003, if not otherwise indicated
2) The annual museum statistics cover 317 museum sites including 162 professionally-run museums
3) Finland: The 2002 annual museum statistics cover 162 professionally-run museums. All museum sites maintained by these museums are included.
4) Finland: The Finnish museum statistics cover the professionally-run museums only (total of 921 museums in 1995 (Statistics Finland: Cultural Statistics 1999)
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)