Tunisia/ 6.2 Public cultural expenditure  

6.2.3 Sector breakdown

The following table highlights the expenditure of the Ministry of Culture by area of intervention for 2012:

Field of intervention

Total expenditure (million TND)

% of total

Book & publishing

3.394

7%

Cinema

4.696

10%

Theater

3.100

7%

Visual arts

0.949

2%

Musical productions

0.450

1%

Support for regions and cultural institutions

10.795

24%

Festivals and cultural events

10.272

22%

Support for private cultural spaces

0.489

1%

Cultural Associations and groups

1.401

3%

Heritage (National Heritage Institute)

10.113

22%

Total

45.659

100 %

 (Source: Annual Report of the Ministry of Culture - 2012)

Investment for infrastructure:

Intervention Type

Total expenditure (million TND)

Building libraries and houses of culture

2.740

refurbishing libraries and houses of  culture

2.824

equipping libraries and houses of culture

3.617

Total

9.181

(Source: Annual Report of the Ministry of Culture - 2012)


Chapter published: 05-05-2015


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