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March 8th: Gender and Culture 08/03/2024

One more year, on the occasion of the celebration of March 8th, International Women’s Day (IWD), the Barcelona Cultural Data Observatory has updated the collection Some Gender and Culture Data. On this occasion, we highlight the data from the Ciutat de Barcelona Awards, which are given around Santa Eulalia. The number of women awarded has […]

Survey on cultural rights in Barcelona 25/07/2023

The survey on cultural rights in Barcelona, promoted by the City Council, analyses the diverse ways in which city residents experience culture and how the inequalities experienced by some people impact their ability to exercise their cultural rights. Barcelona is one of the few cities in the world that has a survey which enables it […]

Culture in times of pandemic (II) 30/12/2021

During the last quarter of 2021, and carrying on from last autumn’s survey, the Barcelona Institute of Culture included a series of questions in the GESOP’s quarterly Omnibus, in order to monitor the importance of culture during the pandemic. As a new feature, people were questioned on their knowledge of the Grec Festival, its projection […]

The pandemic and digital audiences 08/10/2021

DIGITAL INDICATORS 2020 2020 was the year of Covid-19, a pandemic that has had devastating consequences for culture. But it was also the year of the generalised development of new strategies for reaching audiences, during a time when being on site was either prohibited or severely restricted. In this context, and in very diverse ways, […]

Disposable household income (DHI) 23/09/2021

In July, the Municipal Data Office’s analysis department published the study ‘Disposable Household Income in Barcelona. 2018’, an approach to household incomes. Compared to previous studies, the main new feature is a change in the calculation method used: for the first time, the DHI was calculated based on a direct method and not by using […]

Covid-19 and museums: group visits 15/07/2021

15In addition to analysing what impact the Covid-19 crisis has had on the number and origin of visitors, as well as on revenue from museum activities, it is interesting to note what types of groups visited these facilities in 2020, their distribution by month, days of the week, times and origins. With this aim, we […]