Country     France Germany Latvia Portugal Romania Slovak Republic Slovenia Spain Sweden
Year     2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Definition Working group definition 1a         X          
National criteria 1b   X X     5)      X X X
Number of museums according to type of collection total 2a   1.300 2)  5.827 133 484 6)  519 79 48 9)  1.125 239
of which 2b Art, archaeology and history museums 350 947   163 209 34   600 174
  2c Science and technology museums, ethnology museums 300   4)    132 144 11   232 48
  2d Other museums 650 4.880   189 166 34   293 17
Ownership state-owned museums 3a Total   490 40 300   34   142 42
local-, regional-owned museums 3b Total   2.476       35   534 108
other public-owned museums 3c Total   361 93     5     89
private-owned museums 3d Total   2.162   184   5   449  
  3e Of which
ppp
  338           103  
Management state-managed museums 4a Total     40     34   68 55
local-, regional-managed museums 4b Total           35   582 99
other public-managed museums 4c Total     93     5     56
private-managed museums 4d Total         50 5   475  
  4e Of which
ppp
              135  
Ownership of permanent collection Public ≤ 50% 5a             74      
Public > 50% 5b             5      
Number of visits Total 6a   65.000.000 3)  99.560.001 1 5.760.062 7)  1.615.000 3.459.032 1.000.000 42.262.225 16.438.142
Of which 6b free admissions
Total
          1.095.972   23.751.371 7.125.979
  6c free admissions
%
          32,00   56,20 43,00
  6d foreigners
Total
    61            
  6e foreigners
%
    4,00            
  6f temporary exhibitions
Total
                 
  6g temporary exhibitions
%
                 
Staff Paid staff 7a Number
Total
    1 2.458 8)    1.792 531 10)  10.951  
  7b Number
Of which
specialised
    808 1.081 8)  3.545 820 278 2.417  
  7c FTES a year
Total
          1.686   10.015 4.764
  7d FTES a year
Of which
specialised
          790,00   2.201,00  
Volunteers 7e Number
Total
              1.438  
  7f Number
Of which
specialised
              588  
  7g FTES a year
Total
              1.315  
  7h FTES a year
Of which
specialised
              535  
Admissions Total number of museums with paid admissions with a price of tickets (in EUR) 8a < 2,5,-   2.308     519 78   353 51
  8b 2,5 - 5,-   544           68 81
  8c > 5,-   36           11 46
Number of museums 8d with free entrance   1.772       1   556 62
  8e with museum card           78      
Temporary exhibitions Total 9a     9.348 1 142   1.013 236   1.623
Of which 9b Own production     1     575      
  9c Joined productions     267     438      
Expenditure (of museums) Total (In EUR) 10a       12     8.674.364      
Of which 10b Ordinary expenditures
Total
                328.002.902
  10c Ordinary expenditures
Of which
Staff
                 
  10d Extraordinary expenditures
Total
                 
  10e Extraordinary expenditures
Of which
for new Collections
                 
Income (of museums) Total (in EUR) 11a             4.135.636     327.598.355
Of which 11b Entry fees           1.264.977     30.720.950
  11c Public subsidies                  
Public expenditure (for museums) Total (in EUR) 12a   543.000.000 3)          7.461.454 4.430.000 11)    210.137.718
Of which 12b Investments     9     2.697.545      
Number of museums making use of computers Total number of museums equipped with at least one computer 13a     2.107   166   78   653  
Of which 13b for administrative purpose   1.888       78      
  13c for visitor's information purposes (e.g. interactive gallery system)                  
  13d having a database for electronic inventory   1.158       75     140
  13e having an Internet access   595   126   35      
Information - Diffusion - Education Number of museums possessing a web-site 14 Total   935           317 200
Number of museums possessing an own web-site 15a Total                 200
  15b Of wich
are updating themselves their web-site
                 
Number of museums 16a connected to a museum portal
Total
                 
  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               543  
  17b Of which
for school children
  2.510   151       434  
  17c Of which
for ethnic minorities
  304              
  17d for senior citizens   1.119              
  17e for others               417  
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on working group definition
18       5,60 4,70   1,50     2,70
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on natioinal criteria
  19     7,10 5,60 1,90       2,80 2,70
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
including free entries
  20   111.000,00 121.446,00 62,39 56.303,00 7.340,00 64.026,00   104.211,00 185.056,00
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
excluding free entries
  21             20.286,00   45.853,00  
Average number of visits per museum
according to working group definition
  22     17.086,00 11,14   3.111,00 43.785,00     68.779,00
Average number of visits per museum
according to national criteria
  23   50.000,00   73,00 29.091,00       37.566,00 68.779,00
Staff per 100.000 inhabitants   24       5,30 26,60   33,00   30,90 53,00
Expenditure per capita (in EUR)   25             1,60     36,90
Public Expenditure per 100.000 inhabitants (in EUR)   26   912.000,00   383,34     138.110,00     2.365.672,00
Number of museums opened 200 days and more a year   27     2.227   194 519     878  
Number of museums with more than 5.000 visits a year
including free entries
  28     2.227   117       594  
Number of museums necessary to reach 50 % of total visits (including free entries) 29a         10       37  
75 % of total visits (including free entries) 29b         28       126  
Number of museums employing at least 1 specialised staff 30         198       588  
Average price paid
(in EUR)
  31             0,50      
Number of museums with at least one publication   32     3.430   162   20   627  
Number of museums with at least one publication on an electronic data carrier   33                    
Museum participation
Source: Eurobarometer 1)
  34   23,00   59,00       27,00   52,00
Population
Source: Eurostat
  35   59.635.000 82.163.475 2.381.715 10.230.555 22.455.485 5.398.657 1.997.600 40.049.708 8.861.426
Density inhabitants/km²
Source: Eurostat
  36   96,00 230,20 38,10 111,00 97,60 110,10 98,80 79,60 21,60
Purchasing Power Parity in EUR
Source: Eurostat
  37   115,000 118,000 36,000 79,000 26,000 50,000 80,000   128,000


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