Theater admissions in France : November 2012

Theater admissions in France : November 2012

30 November 2012
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Theater admissions in France CNC

Admissions (in million) 2012 2011 Change 2012/2011 (%)
January 16.14 14.62 +10.4
February 17.56 21.59 -18.6
March 16.42 17.00 -3.4
April 20.89 13.78 +51.6
May 16.23 15.71 +3.3
June 14.54 14.56 -0.1
July 16.79 20.06 -16.3
August 13.95 17.37 -19.7
September 10.86* 11.31 -4.2*
October 17.58* 18.97 -7.3*
November 22.78 26.48 -14.0*
First eleven months 183.72* 191.45 -4.0*
From December 2011 to November 2012  208.90* 210.67 -0.8*

Source : CNC

According to the last estimates made by the CNC, admissions in theaters reached 22.78 million in November 2012, down from 17.58 million in October 2012 (-14.0%).
For the first eleven months of 2012, admissions totalled 183.7 million, a drop of 4.0% compared with the same period in 2011.
Over the past twelve months, estimated admissions were 208.9 million. It fell by 0.8% year-on-year.

French Films market share in the first eleven months of 2012 was 41.6% of total admissions (39.6% in 2011). US features shared 49.0% of total admissions. Over the past twelve months, French films market share was 42.8%, 47.4% for American films and 9.9% for other films.
 

Market shares (%) French films American films Other films
  2012 2011 2012 2011 2012 2011
First eleven months 41.6* 39.6 49.0* 47.3 9.4* 13.2
From December 2011 to November 2012 42.8* 38.5 47.4* 47.6 9.9* 13.9

Source : CNC

 

*Figures are estimations

 

 
Paris, 10th december 2012
 
Centre national de la cinématographie et de l’image animée
Direction des Etudes, des Statistiques et de la Prospective