Volume: 2 Issue: 8
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Prepared by Decima Research Inc. for the Department of Canadian Heritage
The donors report (http://www.hillstrategies.com/resources_details.php?resUID=1000032) shows that 451,000 Canadians 15 years of age or older made direct financial donations worth about $47.9 million to arts and culture organizations in 2000. A separate report on volunteers (http://www.hillstrategies.com/resources_details.php?resUID=1000030) shows that 351,000 Canadians 15 years of age or older volunteered for arts and culture organizations in Canada in 2000.
In an effort to facilitate access to cultural data, Statistics Canada has made a wide range of survey data available online for free. Site users can access culture surveys, data and analysis from Statistics Canada's Culture Statistics Program. Topics include government spending on culture, international cultural trade, as well as sectoral information on, for example, the performing arts, heritage institutions, film and video, movie theatres, and book and periodical publishing.