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Barcelona city profile | city data
IndicatorFigureDateSourceNotes
Number of music performances per year5,6432017Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City CouncilData based on 19 live music venues and all major concerts halls
Public libraries402018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
National museums572018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council / Government of Catalonia
Major concert halls32018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of live music venues392017Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of theatrical performances at all theatres per year12,0732018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Theatres592018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
% of public green space (parks and gardens)11.00%2019Department of Statistics. Barcelona City Council
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites1,6682019Barcelona City Council directories117 cultural assets of national interest and 1551 cultural assets of local interest
UNESCO World Heritage Sites82019Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Art galleries2352018Barcelona City Council directories
Specialist private cultural HE establishments122018Department of Education. Government of Catalonia
Cinemas242018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Cinema screens1652018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population10.22018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Film festivals552018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Bookshops3162018Barcelona City Council directories
Number of bookshops per 100,000 population19.52018Barcelona City Council
Festivals and celebrations2102018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of international students studying in the city19,2042018Municipal Data Office. Barcelona City Council
Number of visits to top 5 most visited museums & galleries12,240,2652018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Average daily number of visits to top 5 art exhibitions1,6622018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of admissions at all theatres per year2,457,5822018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Total value of theatre ticket sales at all theatres per year - $m (ppp)$922018Association of Theater of Catalonia. ADETCA
Number of cinema admissions per year5,818,9702018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of admissions at main film festival34,2092018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City CouncilMain film Festival: Sala Montjuïc
Total value of cinema ticket sales per year -$ (ppp)$60,527,3922018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival1,393,0672018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival as % of city population86.0%2018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of international tourists per year8,045,6412018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Number of international tourists per year as % of city population496.50%2018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Geographical area size, sq. km1012018Department of Statistics. Barcelona City Council
Total population number1,620,3432018Department of Statistics. Barcelona City Council
Foreign born population %18.0%2018Department of Statistics. Barcelona City Council
GDP (ppp)(million)125,477,3452018Municipal Data Office. Barcelona City Council
Creative industries employment %13.1%2019Barcelona City Council
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population2.52018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council
Total number of museums572018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council / Government of Catalonia
Specialist public cultural HE establishments42018Department of Education. Government of Catalonia
Number of performing arts/dance rehearsal spaces112018Cultural Data Observatory. Institute of Culture. Barcelona City Council