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Definition Working group definition 1a   X X       X   X          
National criteria 1b       X 2)  X X       X X X X X
Number of museums according to type of collection total 2a   483 250 325 2)  6.741 732 153 104 787 149 13)  93 1.461 370 1.131
of which 2b Art, archaeology and history museums 106 58   1.229       266 64 14)    678 113 320
  2c Science and technology museums, ethnology museums 53 23     7)        211 12 15)    407 28 227
  2d Other museums 324 169   5.512       272 73 16)    376 229 584
Ownership state-owned museums 3a Total 30 72 16 3)  429 104 39 19 76 13   169 28  
local-, regional-owned museums 3b Total 348 90 214 3)  2.596 476 97 55 585 123   873 93  
other public-owned museums 3c Total 48   7 3)  438   11 22   8   32 34  
private-owned museums 3d Total 57 88 88 3)  3.020 152 6 8 104 4   387 45  
  3e Of which
ppp
      258         1   28    
Management state-managed museums 4a Total 30 65 16 3)    104 39 19   13   97 41  
local-, regional-managed museums 4b Total 348 90 214 3)    476 97 55   123   884 128  
other public-managed museums 4c Total 48 7 7 3)      11 22   8   55    
private-managed museums 4d Total 57 88 88 3)    152 6 8   4   425 201  
  4e Of which
ppp
                1   35    
Ownership of permanent collection Public ≤ 50% 5a                   5        
Public > 50% 5b           732       144        
Number of visits Total 6a   14.298.914 3.384.322 7.127.513 111.662.229 10.955.141 3.759.791 5.026.217 17.610.029 2.272.623 2 65.402.970 26.212.435 13.361.880 10) 
Of which 6b free admissions
Total
4.399.458 556.968 3.644.188   4.042.693 1.503.955   3.621.158 926.076   40.419.035    
  6c free admissions
%
30,80 16,00 51,10   36,90 40,00     40,70   61,80    
  6d foreigners
Total
2.572.924 1.222.666     2.215.182 348.341 8)        817 9.221.819    
  6e foreigners
%
17,99 36,00     20,22 9,30 9)          14,10    
  6f temporary exhibitions
Total
        4.477.879                
  6g temporary exhibitions
%
        40,87                
Staff Paid staff 7a Number
Total
6.081 2.381     7.233 2.047 3.404 7.412   2 15.036    
  7b Number
Of which
specialised
3.173 1.687     4.263 962 1.320 3.762     4.836    
  7c FTES a year
Total
6.081   2.520                 5.793  
  7d FTES a year
Of which
specialised
3.173,00   1.232,00                    
Volunteers 7e Number
Total
1.044 440 1.985   867         281 1.098    
  7f Number
Of which
specialised
        237           353    
  7g FTES a year
Total
    31                    
  7h FTES a year
Of which
specialised
                         
Admissions Total number of museums with paid admissions with a price of tickets (in EUR) 8a < 2,5,-     3 4)  808   76         307    
  8b 2,5 - 5,-     31 4)  1.529   26         379    
  8c > 5,-     92 4)  758   12         126    
Number of museums 8d with free entrance     28 4)  1.695   37         649 187  
  8e with museum card                          
Temporary exhibitions Total 9a   4.041 1.606 1.008 8.750 1.658 1.100 1.964 4.101 900 1 4.622   1.617 11) 
Of which 9b Own production 2.853 1.273 482         2.595 576        
  9c Joined productions 1.188 333 208         1.506 324        
Expenditure (of museums) Total (In EUR) 10a   226.444.330 68.238.314 248.455.379     44.111.019 75.307.603     50.493.673   593.100.000  
Of which 10b Ordinary expenditures
Total
  67.606.608 248.455.379     38.287.420              
  10c Ordinary expenditures
Of which
Staff
  30.399.954 106.706.182     23.157.260       26.594.481      
  10d Extraordinary expenditures
Total
  631.706       5.823.599              
  10e Extraordinary expenditures
Of which
for new Collections
  631.706 4.484.331     1.063.440              
Income (of museums) Total (in EUR) 11a   226.392.686 84.042.921 248.455.379     46.484.936 75.307.603     51.709.818   580.300.000  
Of which 11b Entry fees   9.770.800 23.757.850     5.649.970       7.614.727   63.833.000  
  11c Public subsidies   45.048.558 183.291.293     34.765.903       42.331.250      
Public expenditure (for museums) Total (in EUR) 12a   233.064.361 45.048.558 183.291.293     34.765.903              
Of which 12b Investments 52.669.821 17.552.815       266.571              
Number of museums making use of computers Total number of museums equipped with at least one computer 13a     180 154 6)      147       93 1.445    
Of which 13b for administrative purpose   180 154 6)      143       93 1.221    
  13c for visitor's information purposes (e.g. interactive gallery system) 117 50     219 89         571    
  13d having a database for electronic inventory         217 129       93 713    
  13e having an Internet access   172 154 6)    441 147       93 833    
Information - Diffusion - Education Number of museums possessing a web-site 14 Total   218 154 6)    312   102     93 1.347    
Number of museums possessing an own web-site 15a Total 443                 93 776    
  15b Of wich
are updating themselves their web-site
                         
Number of museums 16a connected to a museum portal
Total
    154 6)                242    
  16b connected to a museum portal
Of which
connected to more than one museum portal
                    100    
  16c connected to (an)other portal(s)                          
Number of museums with at least one special museum education programme 17a Total 246 164     596 131 100       947    
  17b Of which
for school children
216 157     510           947    
  17c Of which
for ethnic minorities
17                   101    
  17d for senior citizens 119                   443    
  17e for others 87 130     580           655    
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on working group definition
18   4,50 18,91       7,90              
Museums per 100.000 inhabitants
on natioinal criteria
  19       5,90   7,50 7,90 3,70   2,12 4,47 3,10   13,30
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
including free entries
  20   134.560,00 256.004,61 129.170,00   112.034,00 194.367,00 178.939,00   32,37 131.365,59 140.174,00    
Visits per 100.000 inhabitants
excluding free entries
  21     213.873,16 63.128,00   70.691,00 116.618,00     19,18   53.546,00    
Average number of visits per museum
according to working group definition
  22   29.604,00 13.537,29       24.574,00              
Average number of visits per museum
according to national criteria
  23       22.555,00 3)    14.966,00 24.602,00 48,33   15,25 29.393,52 44.766,00   11.814,00 12) 
Staff per 100.000 inhabitants   24   57,20 180,11 45,70   74,00 106,00 121,00     133,00 32,20    
Expenditure per capita (in EUR)   25   21,31 51,62 45,00     22,80       24,30      
Public Expenditure per 100.000 inhabitants (in EUR)   26   2.193.252,00 3.407.665,79 3.321.747,00     1.797.264,00              
Number of museums opened 200 days and more a year   27   378 165 167 5)    551 128     149   1.293    
Number of museums with more than 5.000 visits a year
including free entries
  28   254 96 198 5)  2.125 264 87 81       847   313
Number of museums necessary to reach 50 % of total visits (including free entries) 29a       24 5)    24       74   44    
75 % of total visits (including free entries) 29b       71 5)    80       111   154    
Number of museums employing at least 1 specialised staff 30   341 153 154 6)    430 129 95       1.447    
Average price paid
(in EUR)
  31     3,07 7,87     2,50       4,02   7,00  
Number of museums with at least one publication   32   160 109 63 6)    192 79 69   69   1.043    
Number of museums with at least one publication on an electronic data carrier   33   1                   225    
Museum participation
Source: Eurobarometer 1)
  34                       46,70    
Population
Source: Eurostat
  35   10.626.430 1.321.977 5.517.919 82.792.351 9.778.371 1.934.379 2.808.901 19.530.631   2.080.908 46.658 10.120.242 8.484.130
Density inhabitants/km²
Source: Eurostat
  36   134,70 29,20 18,00   105,10 30,40 43,00         27,70 213,60
Purchasing Power Parity in EUR
Source: Eurostat
  37         123,000   70,000   64,000   77,000   121,000 156,000


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