Calculated at the EUR/USD conversion rate applicable on 10 June 2016 (EUR 1 = USD 1,1296);
re 2.c "independent book stores": Number of enterprises in the NACE-category 'Retail sale of books in specialized stores'
re 3. "music": data on the Austrian music market (i.a. on revenue streams and market shares) is available online: http://www.ifpi.at/?section=inhalt&inhaltid=9; Given the complex, cross-border licensing practice, there is no data available on the number of produced albums recorded by a central body. Concerning the number of recorded music sales further specifications would be needed (e.g. definition of digital format - single tracks, albums, jingles, online-streaming services, etc.)
re 4.a "type of ownership": includes TV channels owned by German media organizations (e.g. the channels ZDF and ARD by the German public service broadcaster)
re 4.b "number of domestic media organizations providing private television channels": the number of 54 media organizations is composed of different categories: 5 private organizations providing a full-time programme (ATV, Puls 4, Servus TV, gotv - specialized on music-videos, and Ö24 TV - available via cable networks and internet); 6 regional tv-programmes with a programme of 5-8 hours a day; and 43 weekly magazines, with about 20-90 minutes programme a week, broadcasted in continuous loop in regional or local cable networks;
However, there are 165 officially registered media organizations providing a TV-programme in Austria. The further 111 registered TV broadcasters include info-channels by cable network operators, weather cameras broadcast in local cable networks of tourist regions, and some registered satellite-TV-programmes, serving exclusively promotional purposes.
re 5. "Number of individuals using the Internet": Individuals of 16 to 74 years using the internet in the last 12 months
re 6. "cultural participation": Source: EU-SILC
re 6. "theatre": All kinds of live performances together
re 6. "total": Including sports events