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Share in total imports of cultural goods *

The value of imported cultural goods of a particular country expressed as percentage of the world value of cultural goods
Source Definition
UNESCO Institute for Statistics
To show the importance of the imports of cultural goods of a country compared to world imports.
Calculation Method
Divide the total value of imported cultural goods of a particular country by the world value of cultural goods and multiply the results by 100
Data Source
Customs statistics
Types of Disaggregation
By goods
Provides an indication of the level of concentration of imports of cultural goods