Theater admissions in France : September 2012

Theater admissions in France : September 2012

30 September 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*
First nine months 143.38* 146.00 -1.8*
From October 2011 to September 2012  214.01* 203.04 +5.4*

source : CNC


According to the last estimates made by the CNC, admissions in theaters reached 10.9 million in September 2011, down from 11.3 million in September 2011 (-4.0%).
For the first nine months of 2012, admissions totalled 143.4 million, a drop of 1.8% compared with the same period in 2011.
Over the past twelve months, estimated admissions were 214.0 million. It increased to 5.4% year-on-year.

French Films market share in the first nine months of 2012 was 39.8% of total admissions. US features shared 48.9% of total admissions. Over the past twelve months, French films market share was 45.1%, 44.8% for American films and 10.1% for other films.

 

Market shares (%) French films American films Other films
  2012 2011 2012 2011 2012 2011
First nine months 39.8* 33.7 48.9* 50.4 11.3* 15.9
From October 2011 to September 2012 45.1* 36.2 44.8* 47.4 10.1* 16.4

source : CNC

 

*Figures are estimations

 

 
Paris, 08th October 2012
 
Centre national de la cinématographie et de l’image animée
Direction des Etudes, des Statistiques et de la Prospective