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Quick Facts - Liechtenstein


Capital: Vaduz
Political system: Parliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy
Year of membership to the Council of Europe: 23 November 1978
Population: 36 475 (2012)     
Population density: 228 inhabitants/km²
Official language(s): German
Non-nationals of total population: 33.2 % (2011)

Funding (2011)

Culture as share of total central government spending: 3.00 %     
Government expenditure on culture: 25 911 334 Euro     
Government expenditure on culture per capita: 711.00 Euro     
Share of spending on culture by central government: 100.00 %

Employment

Share of cultural workers in total employment: N/A
Share of self-empoyed in cultural employment: N/A
Share of self-empoyed in total employment: N/A

Markets (2012)

CUPIX: Cultural goods: 130 %     
CUPIX: Public cultural services: 117 %     
Annual exp. per capita for recreation and culture: N/A

Participation

Cinema admissions per capita/year: 0.7 times (2009)     
Internet penetration rate: 79.0 % (2012)     

Ratification of Key Cultural Conventions

European Cultural Convention (1955): 13/6/1979  
European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages (1992): Entered into force 1/3/1998  
European Convention for the Protection of the Audiovisual Heritage (2001): Not yet signed
UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (2005): Ratification process not yet completed

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              Council of Europe/ERICarts, "Compendium of Cultural Policies and Trends in Europe, 15th edition", 2014 | ISSN 2222-7334