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Quick Facts - Ukraine


Capital: Kiev
Political system: Unitary semi-presidential republic
Year of membership to the Council of Europe: 9 November 1995
Population: 45 453 282 (2012)     
Population density: 75 inhabitants/km²
Official language(s): Ukranian
Non-nationals of total population: 22.2 % (2011)

Funding (2011)

Culture as share of total central government spending: 1.56 %     
Government expenditure on culture: 760 140 000 Euro     
Government expenditure on culture per capita: 12.20 Euro     
Share of spending on culture by central government: 37.33 %     

Employment (2011)

Share of cultural workers in total employment: 0.48 %     
Share of self-empoyed in cultural employment: N/A
Share of self-empoyed in total employment: N/A

Markets (2012)

CUPIX: Cultural goods: 87 %     
CUPIX: Public cultural services: 39 %     
Annual exp. per capita for recreation and culture: 178 USD (17 %     )

Participation

Cinema admissions per capita/year: 0.4 times (2010)     
Internet penetration rate: 33.7 % (2011)     

Ratification of Key Cultural Conventions

European Cultural Convention (1955): 1994-06-13
European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages (1992): Entered into force 1/1/2006 �
European Convention for the Protection of the Audiovisual Heritage (2001): Signed 24/1/2006. �Not yet ratified.
UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (2005): Ratified on 10/03/2010

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