Theater admissions in France : August 2012

Theater admissions in France : August 2012

31 August 2012
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Theater admissions in France CNC

Admissions (in million) 2012 2011 Change 2012/2011 (%)
January 16.13 14.62 +10.3
February 17.56 21.59 -18.7
March 16.42 17.00 -3.4
April 20.86 13.78 +51.4
May 16.20 15.71 +3.1
June 14.51 14.56 -0.4
July 16.95* 20.06 -15.5*
August 13.78* 17.37 -20.7*
First eight months 132.41* 134.69 -1.7*
From September 2011 to August 2012  214.34* 202.35 +5.9*

source : CNC


According to the last estimates made by the CNC, admissions in theaters reached 13.78 million in August 2011, down from 17.37 million in August 2011 (-20.7%).

For the first eight months of 2011, admissions totalled 132.41 million, a drop of 1.7% compared with the same period in 2011. Over the past twelve months, estimated admissions were 214.34 million. It increased to 5.9% year-on-year.

French Films market share in the first eight months of 2011 was 39.1% of total admissions. US features shared 49.2% of total admissions. Over the past twelve months, French films market share was 44.9%, 45.0% for American films and 10.1% for other films.

 

Market shares (%) French films American films Other films
  2012 2011 2012 2011 2012 2011
First eight months 39.1* 32.8 49.2* 50.6 11.7* 16.7
From September 2011 to August 2012 44.9* 35.8 45.0* 47.4 10.1* 16.8

source : CNC

 

*Figures are estimations

 

 

 

Paris, 07th September 2012
 
Centre national de la cinématographie et de l’image animée
Direction des Etudes, des Statistiques et de la Prospective