EXPENDITURE PER PERSON
In 2010-11, the estimate of the expenditure by local government on cultural activities was $56.80 per person, up 4% from 2009-10. In 2010-11, South Australia had the highest per person expenditure at $67.00 followed by Victoria with $64.60 and New South Wales with $57.10. In 2010-11 Tasmania had the largest increase (15%) from 2009-10, followed by Victoria (10%). (Table 13)
Refer to paragraphs 14 and 15 of the Explanatory notes for information regarding the population estimates used in the calculation of per person expenditure.
LOCAL GOVERNMENT CULTURAL EXPENDITURE PER PERSON,
By state and territory(a) -
2008-09, 2009-10 and 2010-11