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Public expenditure on heritage

Public expenditure refers to spending on heritage incurred by public funds. Public funds are state, regional and local government bodies (adapted from the OECD glossary). Expenditure that is not directly related to cultural and natural heritage is, in principle, not included. Public expenditure in the preservation, protection and conservation of national cultural and/or natural heritage covers direct expenditure (including subsides), transfers and indirect public expenditures including tax incentives.
Source Definition
UNESCO Institute for Statistics

Dépenses publiques en patrimoine

Les dépenses publiques désignent les financements pour le patrimoine, réalisés par des fonds publics. Les fonds publics correspondent à des administrations nationales, régionales et locales (définition adaptée à partir du glossaire de l’OCDE). Les dépenses qui ne sont pas directement liées au patrimoine culturel et naturel ne sont, en principe, pas prises en compte. Les dépenses publiques pour la préservation, la protection et la conservation du patrimoine national culturel et/ou naturel correspondent aux dépenses directes (y compris les subventions), aux virements et aux dépenses publiques indirectes comprenant les taxes incitatives.
Source de la définition
Institut de statistique de l'UNESCO

Gasto público en patrimonio

Gasto público se refiere a los gastos en patrimonio provenientes de fondos públicos. Los fondos públicos son cuerpos gubernamentales estatales, regionales y locales (adaptado del glosario de la OCDE). En principio, el gasto que no esté directamente relacionado con el patrimonio cultural y natural no se incluirá. El gasto público destinado a la preservación, protección y conservación de patrimonio nacional cultural y/o natural cubre los gastos directos (incluyendo subsidios), transferencias y gastos públicos indirectos incluyendo ventajas fiscales.
Fuente(s) de la definición
Instituto de estadística del UNESCO