Country     Denmark Serbia Sweden
Year     2017 2017 2017
Definition Working group definition 1a        
National criteria 1b   X X X
Number of museums according to type of collection total 2a   209 144 2)  395
of which 2b Art, archaeology and history museums   63 3)  107
  2c Science and technology museums, ethnology museums   12 4)  30
  2d Other museums   69 5)  258
Ownership state-owned museums 3a Total 5 13 29
local-, regional-owned museums 3b Total 17 118 91
other public-owned museums 3c Total   8 33
private-owned museums 3d Total 187 4 49
  3e Of which
  1 5
Management state-managed museums 4a Total   13 45
local-, regional-managed museums 4b Total   118 125
other public-managed museums 4c Total   8  
private-managed museums 4d Total   4 225
  4e Of which
Ownership of permanent collection Public ≤ 50% 5a     5  
Public > 50% 5b     139  
Number of visits Total 6a   16.185.412 2.137.212 27.289.153
Of which 6b free admissions
  6c free admissions
  6d foreigners
  6e foreigners
  6f temporary exhibitions
  6g temporary exhibitions
Staff Paid staff 7a Number
  7b Number
Of which
  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     176
  8e with museum card      
Temporary exhibitions Total 9a     906  
Of which 9b Own production   553  
  9c Joined productions   353  
Expenditure (of museums) Total (In EUR) 10a       567.000.000
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       553.800.000
Of which 11b Entry fees     66.456.000
  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      
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      
  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     2,05  
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
including free entries
  20     30.441,00  
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
excluding free entries
  21     16.869,00  
Average number of visits per museum
according to working group definition
Average number of visits per museum
according to national criteria
  23     14.842,00  
Staff per 100.000 inhabitants   24        
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     144  
Number of museums with more than 5.000 visits a year
including free entries
Number of museums necessary to reach 50 % of total visits (including free entries) 29a     72  
75 % of total visits (including free entries) 29b     108  
Number of museums employing at least 1 specialised staff 30        
Average price paid
(in EUR)
  31       6,00
Number of museums with at least one publication   32     63  
Number of museums with at least one publication on an electronic data carrier   33        
Museum participation
Source: Eurobarometer 1)
Source: Eurostat
  35   5.748.769 7.040.272 9.995.153
Density inhabitants/km²
Source: Eurostat
Purchasing Power Parity in EUR
Source: Eurostat
  37   125,000 37,000 122,000

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