Infodata Public investment in culture January 2018 Classification Tags the arts, public funding, cultural heritage Subject areas Culture Related content Interview | January 2019 "When at-risk youths come into contact with the arts, their academic achievement and their civic and social engagement improve" To what point does art contribute to social integration? Talking about access to culture under conditions of equality with Sunil Iyengar. Interview | November 2018 “Culture belongs to the upper classes. It is hard to attract families with lower education levels” How can the cultural consumption of the new generations, particularly that of families with lower educational levels, be increased? Françoise Benhamou provides some key points in this interview. Infodata | May 2018 Public investment in elderly people What percentage of public spending is allocated to elderly people? The tendency in European countries has been to increase the weight of the resources allocated to this group. Infodata | January 2018 Employment in the cultural sector How many people work in the cultural sector? In 2015, the cultural sector employed 2.5% of the population of Spain. This figure is lower than the European average. Infodata | January 2018 Percentage of the population that took at least one training course related with culture in the last year How many people participate in complementary training courses linked to culture? In 2015, 5.9% of the Spanish population underwent some training of this type.