In 2013 public expenditure on culture and national heritage protection constitutes 0.50% of the Gross Domestic Product in Poland (0.52% in the previous year). At the same time it should be noticed that the share of the total state budget allocated to culture and national heritage protection decreased from 0.54% in 2012 to 0.51% in 2013, while the expenditure of local self-government entities in this area in relation to the total self- government expenditure decreased from 3.8% to 3.7%.
If not indicated otherwise, all the data is derived from the Polish Central Statistical Office publications.
Table 7: Public expenditure on culture per capita by the level of governance in EUR, 2006-2013
|Year||State||Local authorities||TOTAL public expenditure per capita||Average exchange rate*|
|2013||10.23||43.13||53.36||1 EUR = 4.1472 PLN|
|2012||10.89||43.46||54.35||1 EUR = 4.0882 PLN|
|2011||9.49||42.92||52.41||1 EUR = 4.1198 PLN|
|2010||9.58||46.33||55.91||1 EUR = 3.9603 PLN|
|2009||10.11||40.55||50.66||1 EUR = 4.1082 PLN|
|2008||9.34||34.00||43.34||1 EUR = 4.1724 PLN|
|2007||9.59||34.64||44.23||1 EUR = 3.5820 PLN|
|2006||n.a.||n.a.||36.65||1 EUR = 3.8312 PLN|
Own calculations based on data provided by Central Statistical Office.
* Given by the National Bank of Poland.