Theater admissions in France : july 2012

Theater admissions in France : july 2012

31 July 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 17.50 21.59 -18.9
March 16.35 17.00 -3.8
April 20.81 13.78 +51.1
May 16.20 15.71 +3.1
June 14.68* 14.56 0,8*
July 16.95* 20.06 -15,5*
First seven months 118.63* 117.32 +1.1*
From August 2011 to July 2012  217.94* 202.05 +7.9*

source : CNC


According to the last estimates made by the CNC, admissions in theaters reached 16.95 million in July 2012, down from 20.06 million in July 2011 (-15.5%).
For the first seven months of 2012, admissions totalled 118.63 million; a rise of 1.1% compared with the same period in 2011. Over the past twelve months, estimated admissions were 217.94 million. It increased to 7.9% year-on-year.

French films market share in July 2012 was 40.2% compared to 35.1% in July 2011. US features shared 45.4% of total admissions in July 2012 compared to 47.7% in July 2011.
Over the past twelve months, French films market share was 43.6%, 44.6% for American films and 11.8% for other films.
 

Market shares (%) French films American films Other films
  2012 2011 2012 2011 2012 2011
First seven months 40.2* 35.1 45.4* 47.7 14.5* 17.2
From August 2011 to July 2012 43.6* 35.6 44.6* 46.7 11.8* 17.7

source : CNC

 

* Figures are estimations

Paris, 8th August 2012
Centre national de la cinématographie et de l’image animée
Direction des Etudes, des Statistiques et de la Prospective