Cultural and creative activities by districts



Cultural and creative activities by districts in 2012
(Number)
Districts Celebrations
of notable dates
Discussions
of books
Fairs Arranged museum collections Others
Total 14 842 6 253 3 953 1 039 10 647
Blagoevgrad 566 236 253 15 688
Burgas 837 204 210 28 502
Varna 604 320 263 70 407
Veliko Tarnovo 528 288 184 71 435
Vidin 230 70 126 14 112
Vratsa 302 143 69 20 397
Gabrovo 188 103 67 21 413
Dobrich 513 262 208 18 314
Kardzhali 236 190 67 12 142
Kyustendil 295 152 93 24 350
Lovech 429 185 110 40 226
Montana 252 168 122 15 246
Pazardzhik 498 160 140 24 285
Pernik 385 104 160 54 382
Pleven 819 257 53 46 205
Plovdiv 1 273 387 142 73 104
Razgrad 444 256 132 19 465
Ruse 519 195 132 27 248
Silistra 450 251 173 29 432
Sliven 375 140 95 37 537
Smolyan 454 139 119 47 226
Sofia cap. 877 488 156 27 1 051
Sofia 905 244 187 41 539
Stara Zagora 907 363 287 75 907
Targovishte 566 361 99 27 216
Haskovo 517 221 74 61 196
Shumen 674 269 199 79 492
Yambol 199 97 33 25 130
25.06.2013


Euro-SDMX Metadata Structure (ESMS)

COMMUNITY CLUBS - revenue and expenditure of community clubs, amateur artistic creativity, cultural and creative activities, members and staff
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

'Education and Culture Statistics' Department

Contact name

David Milanov

Contact person function

Chief Expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

DMilanov@nsi.bg

Contact phone number

+ 359 2 9857 602

Contact fax number
Metadata update
Metadata last certified22 May 2017
Metadata last posted22 May 2017
Metadata last update22 May 2017
Statistical presentation
Data description

The data refers to the number of community clubs. In the survey are included indicators for the revenue and expenditure of community clubs; courses - language, music, dance, etc.; amateur artistic creativity - type groups and schools, cultural and creative activities - organized celebration of important dates, discussions of books, organized museum collections and other, members and staff.

Classification system

· Staff category;

· Nomenclature of territorial units for statistical purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS).

Sector coverage

Cover the activity of all registered community clubs.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Community clubs are traditional self-managed Bulgarian culture-educational organizations in the settlements which perform and public cultural and educational tasks.

Statistical unit

Units of observation are community clubs.

Statistical population

The target populations are all community clubs.

Reference area

For the Republic of Bulgaria.

Time coverage

2005 - 2012

Base period

Not applicable.

Unit of measure

Number, Thousand BGN

Reference period

Yearly.

Institutional mandate
Legal acts and other agreements

· Law of the National community clubs;

· Law on Statistics.

Data sharing

There is an agreement to exchange data with Ministry of Culture.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Release policy
Release calendar

The date for publication of statistical information is listed in the Release Calendar presenting the results of the statistical surveys carried out by the National Statistical Institute.

Release calendar access

The calendar is available on the NSI website: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/480

User access

Data is published on the NSI website, section Culture in accordance with the Law on Statistics and the European Statistics Code of Practice respecting the professional independence and aimed at objectivity, transparency and equal treatment of all consumers.

Frequency of dissemination

Once every five years.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

Regular press releases, related to the data

Publications

· Statistical Yearbook;

· Statistical Reference Book;

· 'Bulgaria' (brochure);

· Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria.

On-line database

Data on community clubs are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Culture - Community clubs: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/4537

Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services to NSI.

Documentation on methodology

Survey Methodology: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Culture_9_Methodology_en.pdf

Quality documentation

Quality documents are under preparation.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

 The main users of statistical information by the survey of the community clubs activity are:

  • Ministry of Culture;
  • End users - including the media – interested from the community club activity in the Republic of Bulgaria.

 

User satisfaction

Not applicable.

Completeness

High degree of completeness is ensured according to the methodology.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

The survey is exhaustive. There have been several preliminary estimates for incomplete or missing data, using final methods when it is possible.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

The data for community clubs activities are available in the form of tables 5 months after the end of the data collection.

Punctuality

The terms of the previous position are strictly observed.

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Not applicable.

Comparability - over time

The data are comparable.

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Cost and burden

The average length for filling the statistical report by the respondents is about 50 minutes.

Data revision
Data revision - policy

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Data revision - practice

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Statistical processing
Source data

All community clubs.

Frequency of data collection

Once every five years.

Data collection

Data are collected via electronic questionnaire „Report on the activities of Community clubs“. Respondents send the questionnaire by e-mail.

Data validation

 The logical control of data in the RSO;

The logic control of aggregate data in the head office of the NSI.

 

 

Data compilation

Data processing is performed with statistical software Access.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Comment
Metadata Structure Definition in SDMX 2.1: ESMS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.1.xml
Metadata Structure Definition in SDMX 2.0: ESMS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.0.xml


ESS Standard for Quality Reports Structure (ESQRS)

COMMUNITY CLUBS - revenue and expenditure of community clubs, amateur artistic creativity, cultural and creative activities, members and staff
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

'Education and Culture Statistics' Department

Contact name

David Milanov

Contact person function

Chief Expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

DMilanov@nsi.bg

Contact phone number

+ 359 2 9857 602

Contact fax number
Statistical presentation
Data description

The data refers to the number of community clubs. In the survey are included indicators for the revenue and expenditure of community clubs; courses - language, music, dance, etc.; amateur artistic creativity - type groups and schools, cultural and creative activities - organized celebration of important dates, discussions of books, organized museum collections and other, members and staff.

Classification system

· Staff category;

· Nomenclature of territorial units for statistical purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS).

Sector coverage

Cover the activity of all registered community clubs.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Community clubs are traditional self-managed Bulgarian culture-educational organizations in the settlements which perform and public cultural and educational tasks.

Statistical unit

Units of observation are community clubs.

Statistical population

The target populations are all community clubs.

Reference area

For the Republic of Bulgaria.

Time coverage

2005 - 2012

Base period

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

All community clubs.

Frequency of data collection

Once every five years.

Data collection

Data are collected via electronic questionnaire „Report on the activities of Community clubs“. Respondents send the questionnaire by e-mail.

Data validation

 The logical control of data in the RSO;

The logic control of aggregate data in the head office of the NSI.

 

 

Data compilation

Data processing is performed with statistical software Access.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

 The main users of statistical information by the survey of the community clubs activity are:

  • Ministry of Culture;
  • End users - including the media – interested from the community club activity in the Republic of Bulgaria.

 

User satisfaction

Not applicable.

Completeness

High degree of completeness is ensured according to the methodology.

Data completeness - rate

Not applicable (census).

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

The survey is exhaustive. There have been several preliminary estimates for incomplete or missing data, using final methods when it is possible.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Sampling errors - indicators

Not applicable (census).

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Coverage error

Not applicable (census).

Over-coverage - rate

Not applicable (census).

Common units - proportion

Not applicable (census).

Measurement error

Not applicable (census).

Non response error

Not applicable (census).

Unit non-response - rate

Not applicable (census).

Item non-response - rate

Not applicable (census).

Processing error

Not applicable (census).

Imputation - rate

Not applicable (no imputations).

 

Model assumption error

Not applicable (census).

Seasonal adjustment

Not applicable (no seasonal adjustments).

Data revision - policy

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Data revision - practice

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Data revision - average size

Not applicable (only final data is published).

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

The data for community clubs activities are available in the form of tables 5 months after the end of the data collection.

Time lag - first results

18 weeks

Time lag - final results

Not applicable (only final results published).

Punctuality

The terms of the previous position are strictly observed.

Punctuality - delivery and publication

Not applicable (data published on exact date).

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Not applicable.

Asymmetry for mirror flows statistics - coefficient

Not applicable (no flows).

Comparability - over time

The data are comparable.

Length of comparable time series

3

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - sub annual and annual statistics

Not applicable (annual survey).

Coherence - National Accounts

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

Regular press releases, related to the data

Publications

· Statistical Yearbook;

· Statistical Reference Book;

· 'Bulgaria' (brochure);

· Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria.

On-line database

Data on community clubs are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Culture - Community clubs: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/4537

Data tables - consultations

Not available.

Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services to NSI.

Metadata - consultations

Not available.

Documentation on methodology

Survey Methodology: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Culture_9_Methodology_en.pdf

Metadata completeness – rate

100%.

Quality documentation

Quality documents are under preparation.

Cost and burden

The average length for filling the statistical report by the respondents is about 50 minutes.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality – data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Comment
Metadata Structure Definition in SDMX 2.1: ESQRS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.1.xml
Metadata Structure Definition in SDMX 2.0: ESQRS_MSD+BNSI+2.0+SDMX.2.0.xml

Pages

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  • Statistical Reference Book 2016 (Bulgarian version)
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information the annual publication - Statistical Reference Book 2016 in Bulgarian.

    The Statistical Reference Book presents topical information on the demographic processes as well as the economic, social and cultural development of the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2012 - 2015 period.

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    The National Statistical Institute (NSI) has the pleasure to present to the attention of national and foreign users of statistical information the 83rd edition of the ‘Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Bulgaria’ in printed and electronic format.

    It provides current statistical information about the demographic, economic and social development of the country for 2010 - 2014 in different territorial and classification aggregations and breakdowns.

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    The National Statistical Institute has the pleasure to present of users on statistical information its new electronic publication Book publishing and Press 2014.

    The publication contains statistical information on the development of publishing activity in Bulgaria by main indicators for 2014.

    Data by some indicators, such as: titles; circulation; average circulation of books, pamphlets, newspapers, magazines and bulletins for the period 1960 - 2014, are also included.  In the publication are applied methodology notes and brief analysis.

  • Statistical Reference Book 2015

    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information the annual publication - Statistical Reference Book 2015 in English.

    The Statistical Reference Book presents topical information on the demographic processes as well as the economic, social and cultural development of the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2010 - 2014 period.

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