6.2.1 Aggregated indicators
According to a study made by the French Community, total cultural expenditure per capita in Belgium in 1999 was 245 EUR including expenditure by the Flemish and French Community for non-professional arts education (or 223 EUR excluding this item). This amount includes inter-governmental transfers.
In 2010, cultural expenditure in the Flemish Community was 838 512 408 EUR for continuing education, libraries, arts, heritage monuments and sites, media (including public broadcasting) and non-professional arts education.
The share of the budget allocated to culture was 4.14% in 1995, 4.27% in 2000, 4.99% in 2005 and 2.88% in 2010.
Expenditure per capita in the French Community is 105 EUR for the period of 2000-2004. A survey conducted in 2001 shows the breakdown of cultural expenditure per capita according to the cultural sectors: