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Nanjing city profile | city data
IndicatorFigureDateSourceNotes
Number of music performances per year7552019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
Public libraries9462019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau 15 main libraries and 931 library branches
National museums402018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Major concert halls62019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
Number of live music venues502020Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
Number of theatrical performances at all theatres per year6222019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
Theatres142019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
% of public green space (parks and gardens)40.67%2018Nanjing Statistics Bureau
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites5162019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
UNESCO World Heritage Sites12019UNESCO
Art galleries852019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Number of students enrolled in specialist Art & Design public institutions10,4752018Nanjing Education Bureau
Number of students of Art & Design degree courses at generalist universities3,4232018Nanjing Education Bureau
Cinemas1122018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office
Cinema screens8132018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population9.62018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office / Nanjing Statistics Bureau
Film festivals22019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office
Bookshops3612019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Number of bookshops per 100,000 population4.32018/19Nanjing Statistics Bureau / Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Number of restaurants10,8422019Nanjing Bureau of Commerce
Festivals and celebrations32019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Alliance
Number of international students studying in the city16,6962018Nanjing Education Bureau
Number of video games arcades262019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Bureau of Commerce
Number of visits to top 5 most visited museums & galleries23,470,6602018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Average daily number of visits to top 5 art exhibitions21,8572018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Number of admissions at all theatres per year885,0002018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
Total value of theatre ticket sales at all theatres per year - $m (ppp)$263.1Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Investment Group
Number of cinema admissions per year32,327,0002018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office
Number of admissions at main film festival2,4822019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office
Total value of cinema ticket sales per year -$ (ppp)$286,342,1762018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Promotion Department Copyright Office
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival7,000,00020192019 Nanjing and Xian Twin Cities Lantern Festival
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival as % of city population83.0%20192019 Nanjing and Xian Twin Cities Lantern Festival
Number of international tourists per year820,0002018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Tourism Group / Department of Public Security of Nanjing / Nanjing Foreign Affairs Office
Number of international tourists per year as % of city population9.72%2018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Tourism Group / Department of Public Security of Nanjing / Nanjing Foreign Affairs Office
Geographical area size, sq. km6,5872018Nanjing Statistics Bureau
Total population number8,436,2002018Nanjing Statistics Bureau
Foreign born population %1.9%2019Department of Public Security of Nanjing
GDP (ppp)(million)361,676,9692018Nanjing Statistics Bureau
Creative industries employment %4.4%2019City of Nanjing
Night Clubs, Discos and Dance Halls3072019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Bureau of Commerce
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population11.22018/19Nanjing Statistics Bureau / Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau15 main libraries and 931 library branches
Total number of museums402018Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau
Specialist public cultural HE establishments22019Nanjing Education Bureau
Number of restaurants per 100,000 population128.52019Nanjing Bureau of Commerce
Number of artist studio complexes72019Nanjing Cultural and Tourism Bureau / Nanjing Cultural Alliance