Country     Lithuania
Year     2016 2015 2014
Definition Working group definition 1a        
National criteria 1b   X X X
Number of museums according to type of collection total 2a   103 104 104
of which 2b Art, archaeology and history museums      
  2c Science and technology museums, ethnology museums      
  2d Other museums      
Ownership state-owned museums 3a Total 19 19 20
local-, regional-owned museums 3b Total 54 56 56
other public-owned museums 3c Total 22 22 20
private-owned museums 3d Total 8 7 8
  3e Of which
Management state-managed museums 4a Total 19 19 20
local-, regional-managed museums 4b Total 54 56 56
other public-managed museums 4c Total 22 22 20
private-managed museums 4d Total 8 7 8
  4e Of which
Ownership of permanent collection Public ≤ 50% 5a        
Public > 50% 5b        
Number of visits Total 6a   3.981.126 3.896.254 3.757.133
Of which 6b free admissions
  6c free admissions
  6d foreigners
  6e foreigners
  6f temporary exhibitions
  6g temporary exhibitions
Staff Paid staff 7a Number
3.288 3.245 3.140
  7b Number
Of which
1.219 1.096 1.053
  7c FTES a year
  7d FTES a year
Of which
Volunteers 7e Number
  7f Number
Of which
  7g FTES a year
  7h FTES a year
Of which
Admissions Total number of museums with paid admissions with a price of tickets (in EUR) 8a < 2,5,-      
  8b 2,5 - 5,-      
  8c > 5,-      
Number of museums 8d with free entrance      
  8e with museum card      
Temporary exhibitions Total 9a   1.881 1.835 1.796
Of which 9b Own production      
  9c Joined productions      
Expenditure (of museums) Total (In EUR) 10a   52.757.844 54.884.436 51.506.596
Of which 10b Ordinary expenditures
  10c Ordinary expenditures
Of which
  10d Extraordinary expenditures
  10e Extraordinary expenditures
Of which
for new Collections
Income (of museums) Total (in EUR) 11a   52.757.844    
Of which 11b Entry fees      
  11c Public subsidies      
Public expenditure (for museums) Total (in EUR) 12a        
Of which 12b Investments      
Number of museums making use of computers Total number of museums equipped with at least one computer 13a        
Of which 13b for administrative purpose      
  13c for visitor's information purposes (e.g. interactive gallery system)      
  13d having a database for electronic inventory      
  13e having an Internet access      
Information - Diffusion - Education Number of museums possessing a web-site 14 Total 100 98 93
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
  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 95 96 97
  17b Of which
for school children
  17c Of which
for ethnic minorities
  17d for senior citizens      
  17e for others      
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on working group definition
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on natioinal criteria
  19   3,57 3,56 3,50
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
including free entries
  20   137.824,00 133.376,00 127.643,00
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
  23   38.652,00 37.464,00 36.126,00
Staff per 100.000 inhabitants   24   114,00 111,00 107,00
Expenditure per capita (in EUR)   25        
Public Expenditure per 100.000 inhabitants (in EUR)   26        
Number of museums opened 200 days and more a year   27     94 94
Number of museums with more than 5.000 visits a year
including free entries
  28   76 75 73
Number of museums necessary to reach 50 % of total visits (including free entries) 29a        
75 % of total visits (including free entries) 29b        
Number of museums employing at least 1 specialised staff 30   92 94 92
Average price paid
(in EUR)
Number of museums with at least one publication   32   73 63 56
Number of museums with at least one publication on an electronic data carrier   33        
Museum participation
Source: Eurobarometer 1)
Source: Eurostat
  35   2.888.558 2.921.262 2.943.472
Density inhabitants/km²
Source: Eurostat
  36   44,20 44,70  
Purchasing Power Parity in EUR
Source: Eurostat

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