Statistics Portugal releases Cultural Statistics
23 December 2014
In 2013 40% of the population employed in the cultural and creative sector had a tertiary level of education.
The museums registered 11.1 million visitors (approximately one million more than in the previous year).
Painting and photography pieces represented a third of the pieces exhibited in temporary exhibitions.
Around 36% of the periodical publications were released both in paper and electronic format.
Regarding cinema a decrease in movie sessions, spectators and box-office revenues was registered.
Live shows accounted for larger number of performances and spectators and less box-office revenues.
In 2012 the turnover of cultural and creative enterprises was 4.6 billion Euros.