Breakdown by type of TV broadcasts


Time series: Culture_6.2_en.xls

BREAKDOWN BY TYPE OF TV BROADCASTS IN 2018
(Hours)
  2018
Total 742 841
News 72 091
Information 38 713
Live broadcast from Parliament 4 304
Information/Entertainment 38 589
Topical 25 352
Human interest 5 939
Art/Humanities/ sciences 13 177
Education 11 996
Religion 5 683
Sport 65 522
Fiction 166 177
Cinematographic films 71 253
Television or video works 94 924
Entertainment 23 026
Music 92 184
Children's 10 740
Youth's 4 969
Documentary 43 040
Regional 4 598
Advertising 57 589
Teleshopping 14 689
Not classified elsewhere 44 463
22.05.2019


Euro-SDMX Metadata Structure (ESMS)

TELEVISION PROGRAMME ACTIVITY - TV operators, TV programmes and revenue and expenditure
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

 'Education and Culture Statistics' Department

Contact name

David Milanov

Contact person function

Chief Expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

+ 359 2 9857 602

Contact fax number
Metadata update
Metadata last certified22 May 2019
Metadata last posted22 May 2019
Metadata last update22 May 2019
Statistical presentation
Data description

The data refers to the number of TV operators. In the survey are included indicators for the broadcasted programmes (by origin and function) in hours and the revenue and expenditure of TV operators.

Classification system

· Classification by origin of the TV programmes;

· Classification by function of the TV programmes;

· Nomenclature of territorial units for statistical purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS).

Sector coverage

Cover the activity of the Bulgarian National Television, licensed and registered TV operators.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Audio-visual broadcasting is a series of moving images with or without sound, which is a distinct part from program scheme or catalog, established by a provider of audiovisual media services and whose form is comparable to the form and content of television broadcast. They are produced for distribution among the population by function - news, information, topical, entertainment, educational, artistic programmes (feature, television and video films), music and more.

Statistical unit

Units of observation are Bulgarian National Television and private TV operators licensed and registered by national origin.

Statistical population

The target population are all licensed and registered TV operators

Reference area

For the Republic of Bulgaria.

Time coverage

2000 - 2018

Base period

Not applicable.

Unit of measure

Number; Hours; Thousand BGN

Reference period

Yearly.

Institutional mandate
Legal acts and other agreements

· Law on Statistics;

· Law on Radio and Television.

Data sharing

There are agreements to exchange data with:

· Eurostat questionnaire for audiovisual statistics - completed on the basis of a gentlemen's agreement;

· Ministry of Culture.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Release policy
Release calendar

The date for publication of statistical information is listed in the Release Calendar presenting the results of the statistical surveys carried out by the National Statistical Institute.

Release calendar access

The calendar is available on the NSI website: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/480

User access

Data is published on the NSI website, section Culture in accordance with the Law on Statistics and the European Statistics Code of Practice respecting the professional independence and aimed at objectivity, transparency and equal treatment of all consumers.

Frequency of dissemination

Annual.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

Regular press releas, related to the data.

Publications

· Statistical Yearbook;

· Statistical Reference Book;

· 'Bulgaria' (brochure);

· Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria.

On-line database

Data on television programme activity are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Culture - TV programmes activities: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/4629

Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services to NSI.

Documentation on methodology

Survey Methodology: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Culture_6_Methodology_en.pdf

Quality documentation

Quality documents are under preparation.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

The main users of statistical information by the survey of the Television programme activity are:

· Ministry of Culture;

· End users - including the media ? interested from the Television programme activity in the Republic of Bulgaria.

User satisfaction

Not applicable.

Completeness

High degree of completeness is ensured according to the methodology.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

NSI conducts an annual exhaustive survey which characterized the activity of the TV operators. There have been several preliminary estimates for incomplete or missing data, using final methods when it is possible.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

The data for Television programme activity are available in the form of tables 5 months after the end of the data collection.

Punctuality

The terms of the previous position are strictly observed.

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Not applicable.

Comparability - over time

The data are comparable.

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Cost and burden

The average length for filling the statistical report by the respondents is about 80 minutes.

Data revision
Data revision - policy

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Data revision - practice

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Statistical processing
Source data

Source of data are all licensed and registered TV operators.

Frequency of data collection

Yearly.

Data collection

Data are collected via electronic questionnaire "Report on the TV programme activity of the Bulgarian National Television, licensed and registered TV operators". Respondents send the questionnaire by e-mail.

Data validation

· The logical control of data in the RSO;

· The logic control of aggregate data in the head office of the NSI.

Data compilation

Data processing is performed with statistical software.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

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ESS Standard for Quality Reports Structure (ESQRS)

TELEVISION PROGRAMME ACTIVITY - TV operators, TV programmes and revenue and expenditure
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

 'Education and Culture Statistics' Department

Contact name

David Milanov

Contact person function

Chief Expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

+ 359 2 9857 602

Contact fax number
Statistical presentation
Data description

The data refers to the number of TV operators. In the survey are included indicators for the broadcasted programmes (by origin and function) in hours and the revenue and expenditure of TV operators.

Classification system

· Classification by origin of the TV programmes;

· Classification by function of the TV programmes;

· Nomenclature of territorial units for statistical purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS).

Sector coverage

Cover the activity of the Bulgarian National Television, licensed and registered TV operators.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Audio-visual broadcasting is a series of moving images with or without sound, which is a distinct part from program scheme or catalog, established by a provider of audiovisual media services and whose form is comparable to the form and content of television broadcast. They are produced for distribution among the population by function - news, information, topical, entertainment, educational, artistic programmes (feature, television and video films), music and more.

Statistical unit

Units of observation are Bulgarian National Television and private TV operators licensed and registered by national origin.

Statistical population

The target population are all licensed and registered TV operators

Reference area

For the Republic of Bulgaria.

Time coverage

2000 - 2018

Base period

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

Source of data are all licensed and registered TV operators.

Frequency of data collection

Yearly.

Data collection

Data are collected via electronic questionnaire "Report on the TV programme activity of the Bulgarian National Television, licensed and registered TV operators". Respondents send the questionnaire by e-mail.

Data validation

· The logical control of data in the RSO;

· The logic control of aggregate data in the head office of the NSI.

Data compilation

Data processing is performed with statistical software.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

The main users of statistical information by the survey of the Television programme activity are:

· Ministry of Culture;

· End users - including the media ? interested from the Television programme activity in the Republic of Bulgaria.

User satisfaction

Not applicable.

Completeness

High degree of completeness is ensured according to the methodology.

Data completeness - rate

Not applicable (census).

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

NSI conducts an annual exhaustive survey which characterized the activity of the TV operators. There have been several preliminary estimates for incomplete or missing data, using final methods when it is possible.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Sampling errors - indicators

Not applicable (census).

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Coverage error

Not applicable (census).

Over-coverage - rate

Not applicable (census).

Common units - proportion

Not applicable (census).

Measurement error

Not applicable (census).

Non response error

Not applicable (census).

Unit non-response - rate

Not applicable (census).

Item non-response - rate

Not applicable (census).

Processing error

Not applicable (census).

Imputation - rate

Not applicable (no imputations).

Model assumption error

Not applicable (census).

Seasonal adjustment

Not applicable (no seasonal adjustments).

Data revision - policy

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Data revision - practice

Not applicable (preliminary data not published).

Data revision - average size

Not applicable (only final data is published).

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

The data for Television programme activity are available in the form of tables 5 months after the end of the data collection.

Time lag - first results

18 weeks.

Time lag - final results

Not applicable (only final results published).

Punctuality

The terms of the previous position are strictly observed.

Punctuality - delivery and publication

Not applicable (data published on exact date).

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Not applicable.

Asymmetry for mirror flows statistics - coefficient

Not applicable (no flows).

Comparability - over time

The data are comparable.

Length of comparable time series

12

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - sub annual and annual statistics

Not applicable (annual survey).

Coherence - National Accounts

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

Regular press releas, related to the data.

Publications

· Statistical Yearbook;

· Statistical Reference Book;

· 'Bulgaria' (brochure);

· Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria.

On-line database

Data on television programme activity are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Culture - TV programmes activities: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/4629

Data tables - consultations

Not available.

Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services to NSI.

Metadata - consultations

Not available.

Documentation on methodology

Survey Methodology: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Culture_6_Methodology_en.pdf

Metadata completeness – rate

100%.

Quality documentation

Quality documents are under preparation.

Cost and burden

The average length for filling the statistical report by the respondents is about 80 minutes.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics;

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality – data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Comment
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