The percentage of U.S. cultural institutions that received nearly 60% of all gifts, grants and contributions in 2016. Not Just Money: Equity Issues in Cultural Philanthropy (2017)
The amount earned by women working full-time as artists for every dollar male artists earn, compared with $0.79 earned by women in the U.S. workforce overall. Artists and Other Cultural Workers: A Statistical Portrait (Apr 2019)
$3.8 million
The median budget of the 20 largest arts organizations of colour in America, compared with $61 million for the 20 largest mainstream arts organizations. Diversity In The Arts: The Past, Present, and Future of African American and Latino Museums, Dance Companies, and Theater Companies (2015)
$176 million
The most annual funding ever budgeted for the U.S. National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), in 1992—the equivalent of more than $300 million today when adjusted for inflation. Just $162 million was allocated for the NEA this year. National Endowment for the Arts Appropriations History
The annual average in Canadian dollars for streaming royalties received by SOCAN members in 2017. Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage meeting (Jun 2018)