Theater admissions in France : October 2012

Theater admissions in France : October 2012

31 October 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 -4.0*
October 17.59* 18.97 -7.3*
First ten months 160.97* 164.97 -2.4*
From November 2011 to October 2012  212.63* 203.48 4,5*

Source : CNC

According to the last estimates made by the CNC, admissions in theaters reached 17.59 million in October 2012, down from 18.97 million in October 2011 (-7.3%). For the first ten months of 2012, admissions totalled 160.97 million, a drop of 2.4% compared with the same period in 2011. Over the past twelve months, estimated admissions were 212.63 million. It increased to 4.5% year-on-year.

French Films market share in the first ten months of 2012 was 42.3% of total admissions. US features shared 47.4% of total admissions. Over the past twelve months, French films market share was 46.0%, 44.2% for American films and 9.8% for other films.

Market shares (%) French films American films Other films
  2012 2011 2012 2011 2012 2011
First ten months 42.3* 35.8 47.4* 49.5 10.2* 14.7
From November 2011 to October 2012 46.0* 36.3 44.2* 47.9 9.8* 15.9

Source : CNC

 

*Figures are estimations

 

 
Paris, 12th November 2012
 
Centre national de la cinématographie et de l’image animée
Direction des Etudes, des Statistiques et de la Prospective