Table 4: Cultural institutions financed by public authorities, by domain, 2009-2014
|Domain||Cultural institutions (sub-domains)||Number (2010)||Number (2011)||Number (2012)||Number (2013)||Number (2014)||
(+ to -)
|Cultural heritage||Cultural heritage sites (recognised)||
+ 1 26712
|Archives (of public authorities)||15||1613||16||1813||2013||+|
|Visual arts||Public art galleries / exhibition halls||45||N/A||46||463||463||Stagnating|
|Art academies (or universities)||4||4||4||44||44||Stagnating|
|Performing arts||Symphonic orchestras||7||7||7||85||65||–|
|Music schools||76||81||N/A||152||15514 (119+36)||+|
Music / theatre academies |
|Music theatres, opera houses||5||5||5||5||5||Stagnating|
|Dance and ballet companies||27||N/A||27||278||278||Stagnating|
|Books and Libraries||Libraries||257||N/A||249||2499||2699||+|
|Audiovisual||Broadcasting organisations (TV)||21||22||22||2610||2610||Stagnating|
|Interdisciplinary||Socio-cultural centres / cultural houses||217||N/A||217||21711||21711||Stagnating|
Sources: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia and other related sources as listed below.
* Relating to the last researched period.
1 Permanently protected cultural assets on 31.12.2009. (Registry of Cultural Assets of the Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Culture).
2 Registry of museums, galleries and collections in the Republic of Croatia. Note: The collection of 148 collections of religious communities is not numbered as they are registered in the Registry of Museums, Collections and Treasuries of Religious Communities of the Museum Documentation Centre.
3 Central Bureau of Statistics, First Releases and Statistical Reports, Education, Research and Development, Culture and Social Welfare, 24.10.2013. Nr. 8.3.1. Museums, galleries and collections in 2012.
4 Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb; Arts Academy, Osijek; Arts Academy, Split; Academy of Applied Arts, Rijeka, Statistical Yearbook 2015.
5 Statistical Yearbook 2015.
6 Academy of Music, Zagreb; Academy of Dramatic Arts, Zagreb; Statistical Yearbook 2015.
7 Statistical Yearbook 2015.
8 Ballet companies: 5; contemporary dance companies and independent choreographers: 22. – Association of Croatian Dance Artists, 2008.
9 Statistical Yearbook 2015.
10 Statistical Yearbook 2015.
11 Central Bureau of Statistics, First Release No. 8.3.5. 16. February 2010. Open public universities, homes of culture and other organisers of cultural and artistic activities, Season 2008/2009 – last collected data.
12 Shows the number of cultural assets in preventive protection status
13 Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia, Archives 2016.
14 Central Bureau of Statistics, First Releases No. 8.1.2. Basic Schools 2014./2015., april 2015.; Central Bureau of Statistics, First Releases No. 8.1.3 Upper Secondary Schools 2014./2015. , April 2016.