Country Year Definition
    Working group definition National criteria
    1a 1b
       
Austria 2008   X
Belarus 2008   X
Bulgaria 2008   X
Czech Republic 2008 X  
Denmark 2008   X
Estonia 2008 X  
Finland 2008   X
Germany 2008   X
Hungary 2008   X 25) 
Italy 2008 X 30)   
Norway 2008 X  
Portugal 2008 X 39)    41) 
Romania 2008    
Slovenia 2008    
Spain 2008   X
Sweden 2008 X  
 
Country Year Number of museums according to type of collection
    total of which
    2a 2b 2c 2d
      Art, archaeology and history museums Science and technology museums, ethnology museums Other museums
Austria 2008 493 2)  118 58 313
Belarus 2008 145 20)  126 11 8
Bulgaria 2008 222 143 20 59
Czech Republic 2008 455 68 2 385
Denmark 2008 272 259 18  
Estonia 2008 224 67 26 131
Finland 2008 326      
Germany 2008 6.190 1.057   24)  5.130
Hungary 2008 671 185 153 333
Italy 2008 435 435    
Norway 2008 166 36)  116 28 22
Portugal 2008 572 42)  226 139 207
Romania 2008 688      
Slovenia 2008 180 122 38 20
Spain 2008 1.455 55)  679 355 421
Sweden 2008 175 130 28 17
 
Country Year Ownership
    state-owned museums local-, regional-owned museums other public-owned museums private-owned museums
    3a 3b 3c 3d 3e
    Total Total Total Total Of which
ppp
Austria 2008 28 249 3 213  
Belarus 2008 13 132 1.000 2  
Bulgaria 2008 30 184 8    
Czech Republic 2008 31 328 43 53  
Denmark 2008          
Estonia 2008 80 83   61  
Finland 2008 36 201 2 87  
Germany 2008 480 2.510 429 2.771 205
Hungary 2008 96 503 6 66 26)   
Italy 2008 435        
Norway 2008 14 24 128    
Portugal 2008 360 43)      212 44)   
Romania 2008          
Slovenia 2008 30 80   51  
Spain 2008 156 780 37 482 27
Sweden 2008 38 117 81    
 
Country Year Management
    state-managed museums local-, regional-managed museums other public-managed museums private-managed museums
    4a 4b 4c 4d 4e
    Total Total Total Total Of which
ppp
Austria 2008 4 163 51 275  
Belarus 2008 13 132 1.000 2  
Bulgaria 2008          
Czech Republic 2008 31 328 43 53  
Denmark 2008          
Estonia 2008 80 83 2 61  
Finland 2008 36 201 1 87  
Germany 2008          
Hungary 2008 84 479 6 102 26)   
Italy 2008 431 2   2 1
Norway 2008 14 24 128    
Portugal 2008   45)         
Romania 2008          
Slovenia 2008          
Spain 2008 80 810 56 509 37
Sweden 2008 56 104 67    
 
Country Year Ownership of permanent collection
    Public ≤ 50% Public > 50%
    5a 5b
       
Austria 2008    
Belarus 2008   145
Bulgaria 2008   222
Czech Republic 2008    
Denmark 2008    
Estonia 2008    
Finland 2008 85 241
Germany 2008    
Hungary 2008 66 605
Italy 2008    
Norway 2008    
Portugal 2008    
Romania 2008    
Slovenia 2008    
Spain 2008    
Sweden 2008    
 
Country Year Number of visits
    Total Of which
    6a 6b 6c 6d 6e 6f 6g
      free admissions
Total
free admissions
%
foreigners
Total
foreigners
%
temporary exhibitions
Total
temporary exhibitions
%
Austria 2008 12.097.500 2.450.000 24,50 3)         
Belarus 2008 3.977.205 860.144 22,00 75.682 1,90 2.282.700 57,00
Bulgaria 2008 4.631.338 1.714.323 37,00 1.136.633 24,50 4.208.602 90,90
Czech Republic 2008 9.586.707 2.679.641 28,00        
Denmark 2008 10.626.668            
Estonia 2008 2.058.817 477.362 23,20 626.370 30,40    
Finland 2008 5.141.377 2.387.853 46,40 405.630 7,90    
Germany 2008 104.852.334            
Hungary 2008 10.123.438 4.416.600 43,60 1.583.643 27)  15,60    
Italy 2008 33.106.648 17.503.913 53,00        
Norway 2008 10.195.986 5.141.449 50,40        
Portugal 2008 8.382.260 47)  3.310.803 47)  39,50 2.176.325 47)  26,00    
Romania 2008 10.687.056            
Slovenia 2008 2.454.878 1.793.734 73,10 219.650 9,00    
Spain 2008 54.862.584 32.149.474 58,60 6.254.335 11,40    
Sweden 2008 18.465.918 11.749.296 64,00        
 
Country Year Staff
    Paid staff Volunteers
    7a 7b 7c 7d 7e 7f 7g 7h
    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
Austria 2008 5.015 4)  1.239 5)      3.349      
Belarus 2008 3.317 1.283            
Bulgaria 2008 2.398 1.615            
Czech Republic 2008 5.592 2.933 5.592 2.933,00 925      
Denmark 2008                
Estonia 2008 1.826 1.080     401      
Finland 2008     2.606 1.188,00     19  
Germany 2008                
Hungary 2008 5.548 2.660 4.557 2.427,00 259 152    
Italy 2008                
Norway 2008 3.298 37)    3.638       203  
Portugal 2008 3.385 48)  2.001 48)             
Romania 2008                
Slovenia 2008 2.150 1.279     237 130    
Spain 2008 14.790 4.122     1.021 335    
Sweden 2008     4.640          
 
Country Year Admissions
    Total number of museums with paid admissions with a price of tickets (in EUR) Number of museums
    8a 8b 8c 8d 8e
    < 2,5,- 2,5 - 5,- > 5,- with free entrance with museum card
Austria 2008 77 204 99 113 6)   
Belarus 2008 145 2     2
Bulgaria 2008       119  
Czech Republic 2008          
Denmark 2008          
Estonia 2008       125 22
Finland 2008 26 75 50 21)  13  
Germany 2008 1.583 1.132 210 1.626  
Hungary 2008          
Italy 2008 73 97 31)  49 32)  179 69 33) 
Norway 2008 7 42 101 16  
Portugal 2008       268 49)   
Romania 2008          
Slovenia 2008          
Spain 2008 354 246 92 651  
Sweden 2008 9 66 40 65  
 
Country Year Temporary exhibitions
    Total Of which
    9a 9b 9c
      Own production Joined productions
Austria 2008      
Belarus 2008 2.583 1.815 768
Bulgaria 2008 2.011 1.221 790
Czech Republic 2008 3.801 1.407 2.394
Denmark 2008      
Estonia 2008 1.503 911 592
Finland 2008 1.189 704 221
Germany 2008 9.145    
Hungary 2008      
Italy 2008      
Norway 2008 1.119    
Portugal 2008 245 50)     
Romania 2008      
Slovenia 2008 1.591    
Spain 2008 3.367    
Sweden 2008      
 
Country Year Expenditure (of museums)
    Total (In EUR) Of which
    10a 10b 10c 10d 10e
      Ordinary expenditures
Total
Ordinary expenditures
Of which
Staff
Extraordinary expenditures
Total
Extraordinary expenditures
Of which
for new Collections
Austria 2008 264.806.900 7)         
Belarus 2008          
Bulgaria 2008 17.621.025     507.692 231.282
Czech Republic 2008 142.770.492       2.721.583
Denmark 2008          
Estonia 2008 31.211.829 30.667.238 15.364.041 544.591 544.591
Finland 2008 189.129.364 189.129.364 91.324.550   2.287.397 22) 
Germany 2008          
Hungary 2008 223.532.544 218.327.811 83.500.000 5.204.734 1.885.207
Italy 2008          
Norway 2008   364.141.935 186.214.401    
Portugal 2008          
Romania 2008          
Slovenia 2008 57.866.681   29.947.976    
Spain 2008          
Sweden 2008   394.715.130 198.818.990    
 
Country Year Income (of museums)
    Total (in EUR) Of which
    11a 11b 11c
      Entry fees Public subsidies
Austria 2008 252.652.800 8)  27.040.400 9)  182.041.800 10) 
Belarus 2008      
Bulgaria 2008 18.835.897 2.484.615 13.594.358
Czech Republic 2008 145.306.854    
Denmark 2008      
Estonia 2008 36.748.048 2.415.924 26.163.064
Finland 2008 189.129.364 11.070.260 144.048.046
Germany 2008      
Hungary 2008 237.133.728 19.010.059 128.979.290
Italy 2008 104.010.426 104.010.426  
Norway 2008 371.733.641 27.885.945  
Portugal 2008      
Romania 2008      
Slovenia 2008 56.031.115 7.741.360 42.310.607
Spain 2008      
Sweden 2008 393.260.300 35.822.039  
 
Country Year Public expenditure (for museums)
    Total (in EUR) Of which
    12a 12b
      Investments
Austria 2008    
Belarus 2008    
Bulgaria 2008 13.594.358  
Czech Republic 2008 159.274.832 45.352.835
Denmark 2008    
Estonia 2008 26.163.064 9.333.402
Finland 2008 144.048.046  
Germany 2008    
Hungary 2008 158.163.905 3.320.710
Italy 2008    
Norway 2008 256.257.258  
Portugal 2008    
Romania 2008    
Slovenia 2008    
Spain 2008    
Sweden 2008 262.448.338  
 
Country Year Number of museums making use of computers
    Total number of museums equipped with at least one computer Of which
    13a 13b 13c 13d 13e
      for administrative purpose for visitor's information purposes (e.g. interactive gallery system) having a database for electronic inventory having an Internet access
Austria 2008 338 11)  294 172 230 269
Belarus 2008 140 140 2 140 140
Bulgaria 2008 184 166 30 100 145
Czech Republic 2008 287   127   287
Denmark 2008          
Estonia 2008 156 156 79   152
Finland 2008 164 23)  164 50 149 164
Germany 2008          
Hungary 2008 486     160 279
Italy 2008          
Norway 2008 166 166      
Portugal 2008   51)          51) 
Romania 2008          
Slovenia 2008 180 180   180 180
Spain 2008 1.194 944 608 457 683
Sweden 2008 237     213 237
 
Country Year Information - Diffusion - Education
    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
    14 15a 15b 16a 16b 16c 17a 17b 17c 17d 17e
    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
Austria 2008   276 11)                   
Belarus 2008 68 10 10     10 145 145   4 89
Bulgaria 2008   85         107 95 21 47 12
Czech Republic 2008   351         284 209 15 95 54
Denmark 2008                      
Estonia 2008 174     173              
Finland 2008 164 23)      164 23)      99 23)  99 19 27 34
Germany 2008                      
Hungary 2008   230   279 28)        148      
Italy 2008                      
Norway 2008   161   166     147 147      
Portugal 2008               240 52)    170 52)  123 52) 
Romania 2008                      
Slovenia 2008 180                    
Spain 2008 1.050 498   176 86   774 614 58 274 511
Sweden 2008 237           209 191      
 
Country Year
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on working group definition
     
    18
     
Austria 2008  
Belarus 2008  
Bulgaria 2008 2,90
Czech Republic 2008 4,40
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 16,70
Finland 2008  
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008  
Italy 2008 0,73
Norway 2008 3,50
Portugal 2008 5,40
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008  
Sweden 2008 2,70
 
Country Year
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on natioinal criteria
     
    19
     
Austria 2008 5,90
Belarus 2008 1,40
Bulgaria 2008 2,90
Czech Republic 2008 4,40
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 16,70
Finland 2008 6,10
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 6,70
Italy 2008 0,73
Norway 2008 3,50
Portugal 2008 3,00
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 3,20
Sweden 2008 2,70
 
Country Year
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
including free entries
     
    20
     
Austria 2008 145.427,30 2) 
Belarus 2008 38.979,00
Bulgaria 2008 60.751,00
Czech Republic 2008 93.191,00
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 153.566,00
Finland 2008 96.642,00
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008  
Italy 2008 55.530,00
Norway 2008 215.234,00
Portugal 2008 78.911,00 53) 
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 120.131,00
Sweden 2008 197.012,00
 
Country Year
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
excluding free entries
     
    21
     
Austria 2008 90.992,60 12) 
Belarus 2008 30.404,00
Bulgaria 2008 38.264,00
Czech Republic 2008  
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 117.960,00
Finland 2008 51.758,00
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 101.234,40
Italy 2008 26.171,00
Norway 2008 106.699,00
Portugal 2008 47.743,00
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 50.825,00
Sweden 2008 71.659,00
 
Country Year
Average number of visits per museum
according to working group definition
     
    22
     
Austria 2008  
Belarus 2008  
Bulgaria 2008 20.862,00
Czech Republic 2008 21.070,00
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 9.110,00
Finland 2008  
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008  
Italy 2008 82.560,00
Norway 2008 61.422,00
Portugal 2008   53) 
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008 13.638,00
Spain 2008  
Sweden 2008  
 
Country Year
Average number of visits per museum
according to national criteria
     
    23
     
Austria 2008 25.522,20
Belarus 2008 27.429,00
Bulgaria 2008 20.862,00
Czech Republic 2008 21.070,00
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 9.191,00
Finland 2008 16.857,00
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 15.087,00
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008 61.422,00
Portugal 2008 26.113,00 53) 
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 39.929,00
Sweden 2008 73.569,00
 
Country Year
Staff per 100.000 inhabitants
     
    24
     
Austria 2008 60,30
Belarus 2008 39,00
Bulgaria 2008 31,50
Czech Republic 2008 54,40
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 136,20
Finland 2008 49,00
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 55,50
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008 81,10
Portugal 2008 36,80 53) 
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008 117,40
Spain 2008 32,70
Sweden 2008 50,00
 
Country Year
Expenditure per capita (in EUR)
     
    25
     
Austria 2008 31,80
Belarus 2008  
Bulgaria 2008 2,30
Czech Republic 2008 13,87
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 23,30
Finland 2008 35,50
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 22,30
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008 76,90
Portugal 2008  
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008 28,50
Spain 2008  
Sweden 2008 42,60
 
Country Year
Public Expenditure per 100.000 inhabitants (in EUR)
     
    26
     
Austria 2008  
Belarus 2008  
Bulgaria 2008 178.324,00
Czech Republic 2008 1.548.282,00
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 1.951.484,00
Finland 2008 2.707.670,00
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 1.581.639,00
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008 5.409.500,00
Portugal 2008  
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008  
Sweden 2008 2.835.440,00
 
Country Year
Number of museums opened 200 days and more a year
     
    27
     
Austria 2008 237
Belarus 2008 145
Bulgaria 2008 192
Czech Republic 2008 355
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 140
Finland 2008 180
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 497
Italy 2008 395
Norway 2008 127
Portugal 2008 288
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 1.258
Sweden 2008 176
 
Country Year
Number of museums with more than 5.000 visits a year
including free entries
     
    28
     
Austria 2008 216 13) 
Belarus 2008 100
Bulgaria 2008 117
Czech Republic 2008 224
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 142
Finland 2008 197
Germany 2008 2.176
Hungary 2008 274
Italy 2008 277
Norway 2008 148
Portugal 2008 187
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 778
Sweden 2008 210
 
Country Year Number of museums necessary to reach
    50 % of total visits (including free entries) 75 % of total visits (including free entries)
    29a 29b
       
Austria 2008 17 15)  52 16) 
Belarus 2008 145 145
Bulgaria 2008 15 38
Czech Republic 2008    
Denmark 2008    
Estonia 2008 85  
Finland 2008 35 86
Germany 2008    
Hungary 2008 22 74
Italy 2008 9 34)  32 34) 
Norway 2008 18 50
Portugal 2008 16 55
Romania 2008    
Slovenia 2008    
Spain 2008 40 149
Sweden 2008    
 
Country Year
Number of museums employing at least 1 specialised staff
     
    30
     
Austria 2008 122 18) 
Belarus 2008 145
Bulgaria 2008 222
Czech Republic 2008 248
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 136.140
Finland 2008 164 23) 
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 281
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008 143 38) 
Portugal 2008 321
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 1.094
Sweden 2008 185
 
Country Year
Average price paid
(in EUR)
     
    31
     
Austria 2008 4,80 17) 
Belarus 2008 0,40
Bulgaria 2008  
Czech Republic 2008  
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 1,53
Finland 2008 4,90
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 3,34
Italy 2008 6,67
Norway 2008 5,52
Portugal 2008  
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008  
Sweden 2008 5,30
 
Country Year
Number of museums with at least one publication
     
    32
     
Austria 2008 225 18) 
Belarus 2008 100
Bulgaria 2008 139
Czech Republic 2008 170
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008 108
Finland 2008 91 23) 
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 120
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008 104
Portugal 2008  
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 797
Sweden 2008 169
 
Country Year
Number of museums with at least one publication on an electronic data carrier
     
    33
     
Austria 2008  
Belarus 2008 10
Bulgaria 2008 38
Czech Republic 2008 21
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008  
Finland 2008 9 23) 
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008  
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008  
Portugal 2008  
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008 322
Sweden 2008  
 
Country Year
Museum participation
Source: Eurobarometer 1)
     
    34
     
Austria 2008 62,20 19) 
Belarus 2008  
Bulgaria 2008  
Czech Republic 2008  
Denmark 2008  
Estonia 2008  
Finland 2008  
Germany 2008  
Hungary 2008 33,00 29) 
Italy 2008  
Norway 2008  
Portugal 2008  
Romania 2008  
Slovenia 2008  
Spain 2008  
Sweden 2008  
 
Country Year
Population
Source: Eurostat
     
    35
     
Austria 2008 8.318.592
Belarus 2008 10.203.800
Bulgaria 2008 7.640.238
Czech Republic 2008 10.381.130
Denmark 2008 5.475.791
Estonia 2008 1.341.199
Finland 2008 5.300.484
Germany 2008 82.217.837
Hungary 2008 10.045.401
Italy 2008 58.652.875
Norway 2008 4.737.171
Portugal 2008 10.622.413
Romania 2008 20.635.460
Slovenia 2008 2.032.362
Spain 2008 45.283.259
Sweden 2008 9.182.927
 
Country Year
Density inhabitants/km²
Source: Eurostat
     
    36
     
Austria 2008 101,10
Belarus 2008 17,00
Bulgaria 2008 68,70
Czech Republic 2008 135,00 56) 
Denmark 2008 127,50
Estonia 2008 30,90
Finland 2008 17,50
Germany 2008 229,90
Hungary 2008 107,90
Italy 2008 199,30 35) 
Norway 2008 15,60
Portugal 2008 115,30
Romania 2008 93,60
Slovenia 2008 99,80
Spain 2008 90,80
Sweden 2008 22,50
 
Country Year
Purchasing Power Parity in EUR
Source: Eurostat
     
    37
     
Austria 2008 124,000
Belarus 2008  
Bulgaria 2008 43,000
Czech Republic 2008 81,000
Denmark 2008 125,000
Estonia 2008 69,000
Finland 2008 119,000
Germany 2008 116,000
Hungary 2008 64,000
Italy 2008 104,000
Norway 2008 192,000
Portugal 2008 78,000
Romania 2008 49,000
Slovenia 2008 91,000
Spain 2008 26,000
Sweden 2008 124,000
 
1) Eurostat surveys 2001 and 2003, if not otherwise indicated
2) Austria: in contrast to previous years the figures on the number of museums represent museum sites (local units) instead of institutions (organisational units)
3) Austria: visits with unknown payment-status not taken into account
4) Austria: employees and freelancers
5) Austria: employees only
6) Austria: inclusive museums expecting a donation
7) Austria: n = 209
8) Austria: n = 251
9) Austria: n = 264
10) Austria: n = 266
11) Austria: out of 415 museums
12) Austria: visits with unkonwn payment-status not taken in account
13) Austria: figure refers to sites instead of institutions
14) Austria: reflects sites instead of institutions
15) Austria: reflects sites instead of institutions
16) Austria: reflects sites instead of institutions
17) Austria: calculated for the museums which delivered data on both the payment-status and admission fees (n = 182)
18) Austria: out of 391 responding institutions
19) Austria: according to the Adult Education Survey 2007: population of age 25 to 64 that visited during the last 12 months museums, exhibitions or monuments
20) Belarus: Only museums registered by Ministry of Culture of Belarus
21) Finland: Admission fee for the main site of a museum
22) Finland: Included in the ordinary expenditure
23) Finland: Museums answer this as administrative units (164) not as a museum site
24) This category is not applicable; in Germany Science and technology museums are split from ethnology museums
25) Hungary: museums and sites of museum nature must have a license of operation to be considered a museum institution and only these are included in the statistics
26) Hungary: including church museums
27) Hungary: estimation
28) Hungary: www.museum.hu
29) Hungary: in 2003, Gallup (http://ec.europa.eu/culture/pdf/doc973_en.pdf
30) Italy: The data, collected by the Ministry of Culture, concern only State-owned museum existing on Italian territory in 2008 (of which 400 opended)
31) Italy: 9 museum cards included
32) Italy: 24 museum cards included
33) Italy: The value concerns the number of museums with an inclusive price (all-in). In particular, in 2008 there are 33 circuits of museums, equal to 69 museums, and all the museums belonging to the same circuit are accessible with one price. Two state-owned museums are included in non-state-owned circuits.
34) Italy: The number includes also the Circuits
35) Italy: concerns year 2007
36) Norway: 166 museums that were open to the public and had at least one full-time employee in 2008
37) Norway: only regular staff, number of persons
38) Norway: including archivist, educationalist, librarian, guides as well as staff with museum education
39) Portugal: 605 questionnaires had been sent out. 597 questionnaires had been returned. 592 museums had an activity in 2008. Museums that had answered to the INE
40) Portugal: 321 museums on national criteria, fulfilling the following 5 criteria: 1) existence, at least, one exhibition room or space; 2) opening for visitors, permanently or seasonally; 3) museum employing at least 1 specialized employee (existence of, at least one curator or advanced technician; 4) existence of budget and 5) existence of inventory.
41) Portugal: museums that had answered the INE. Data presented to museums on national criteria, fulfilled the following 5 criteria: 1) existence, at least, one exhibition room or space; 2) opening for visitors, permantly or seasonally; 3) museum employing at least 1 specialized employee (existence of, at least, one curator or advanced technician; 4) existence of budget and 5) existence of inventory
42) Portugal: Museums that had answered to the INE
43) Portugal: estimated information from total museums. In Portugal the ownership and the management of the museum are almost the same.
44) Portugal: estimated information from total museums
45) Portugal: In Portugal the ownership and the management of the museum are almost the same.
46) Portugal: The number of visits are from the museums on national criteria.
47) Portugal: The number of visits is from the museums on national criteria
48) Portugal: The Paid Staff are from the museums on national criteria.
49) Portugal: some Museums (on national criteria) have only free entrance and other Museums have free and paid entrances.
50) Portugal: It reports to the museums (on national criteria) that have organized temporary exhibitions and not the number of them.
51) Portugal: It reports to the museums on national criteria (data collected every 3 years).
52) Portugal: Number of museums on national criteria, with at least one special museum education programme.
53) Portugal: only considered the Visits on national criteria Museums.
54) Portugal: On national criteria, the third criteria is that museum employ at least 1 specialized staff (data collected every 3 years).
55) Spain: Museums that answered the statistical questionnaire. Conservation institutes and exhibition galleries on librairies and archives centers are not included.
56) Czech Republic: density on 1.1.2007