More Singaporeans supported arts and cultural events in 2018, according to the 2019 Singapore Cultural Statistics (SCS).
More Singaporeans supported arts and cultural events in 2018, according to the 2019 Singapore Cultural Statistics (SCS). The 2019 SCS shows that the following were achieved in 2018:
TICKETed attendance at Performing Arts events
Performing arts refer to folk, traditional, classical and contemporary forms of dance, music (pop/rock concerts included) and theatre. Ticketed attendance refers to attendance at performing arts events that require a ticket for entry. It includes tickets sold and complimentary tickets issued.
Source: National Arts Council and People's Association
non-ticketed Attendance at arts and culture events
Includes attendance at performing arts events organised and supported by the National Arts Council, Esplanade and the People's Association, and events organised by the National Heritage Board (NHB) such as the Singapore Night Festival and the Singapore Heritage Festival. The figure excludes incidental viewership and events where attendance figures are unable to be determined.
Source: National Arts Council, People's Association and National Heritage Board
contributions to arts and culture
Based on data on Patron of the Arts and Patron of Heritage Awards. The high value in 2015 was due to an increase in donations received for Patron of the Arts Awards in celebration of Singapore’s 50th birthday and the establishment of the National Gallery Singapore.
Source: National Arts Council and National Heritage Board