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Lisbon city profile | city data
IndicatorFigureDateSourceNotes
Number of music performances per year3,8312015Inspeção-Geral das Atividades Culturais
Public libraries172018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa - Rede de Bibliotecas
Other museums352016PORDATA
National museums9 2016Direção Geral do Património Cultural
Major concert halls5 2018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of live music venues30 2018Zomato/Lifecooler/Agenda Viral/Time Out
Number of theatrical performances at all theatres per year7972015Inspeção - Geral das Atividades Culturais
Theatres492017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa LXI Lisboa Interativa
% of public green space (parks and gardens)22.0%2018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites3122017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa - LXI Lisboa Interativa
UNESCO World Heritage Sites32017UNESCO
Number of book titles published in the country in a year19,155 2018Associação Portuguesa de Editores e Livreiros
Number of dance performances per year7302015Inspeção-Geral das Atividades Culturais
Art galleries782017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa - LXI Lisboa Interativa
Specialist private cultural HE establishments22017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of students enrolled in specialist Art & Design public institutions2,9622017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of students of Art & Design degree courses at generalist universities1,4382017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of non-professional dance schools422018Agenda Cultural de Lisboa/Yellow Pages
Cinemas142017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa - LXI Lisboa Interativa
Cinema screens702017Pordata
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population13.92017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa - LXI Lisboa Interativa
Number of films given theatrical release in the country in a year4212017Instituto do Cinema e Audiovisual
Number of foreign films given theatrical release in the country in a year3832017Instituto do Cinema e Audiovisual
Film festivals142017Instituto do Cinema e Audiovisula
Bookshops210 2017Direção-Geral do Livro, dos Arquivos e das Bibliotecas
Number of bookshops per 100,000 population41.62017Direção-Geral do Livro, dos Arquivos e das Bibliotecas
Number of bars392 2018Yellow Pages
Number of bars per 100,000 population78.02018Yellow Pages
Number of restaurants6,3422018Zomato
Number of Michelin star restaurants52017Diário de Notícias
Number of markets372018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Festivals and celebrations472018Vários
Number of international students studying in the city18,2822016Directorate-General for Education and Science Statistics
Number of video games arcades22018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of visits to top 5 most visited museums & galleries2,371,7952017EGEAC/DGPC/Cmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of cinema admissions per year2,966,2142017Pordata
Number of admissions at main film festival28,274 2017Indie Lisboa
Total value of cinema ticket sales per year -$ (ppp)$26,660,000 2017Pordata
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival897,9002018EGEACFesta de Lisboa
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival as % of city population177.8%2018EGEAC
Number of international tourists per year3,110,3762015Pordata
Number of international tourists per year as % of city population616.0%2015Pordata
Geographical area size, sq. km100 2016Pordata
Total population number504,9642016Pordata
% of total national country population living in the city4.9%2016Pordata
Foreign born population %11.0%2016Pordata
Education level-% with degree level or higher31.0%2011Pordata
GDP (ppp)(million)$114,196 2011PordataMetropolitan Lisbon
Creative industries employment %4.4%2016Lisbon Municipality/Economics and Innovation/INE/Statistics Portugal
Night Clubs, Discos and Dance Halls55 2018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population3.42018Câmara Municipal de Lisboa - Rede de Bibliotecas
Number of book loans by public libraries per year (million)0.22017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa Programa de Aavalição e desempenho da Rede de Bibliotecas de Lisboa
Total number of museums442016Direção Geral do Património Cultural/ PORDATA
Specialist public cultural HE establishments52017Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Number of restaurants per 100,000 population1256.02018Zomato
Number of performing arts/dance rehearsal spaces172018Câmara Municipal de LisboaOnly public rehearsal spaces
Community centres1902018Confederação Portuguesa das Colectividades de Cultura, Recreio e Desporto