Statistics

  • Current Status
  • Statistics

Statistics

in 29 countries 246,304 pieces
[as of January 1, 2024]
Current Status by Country
Current Status by Country

Country, Institution, pieces(%)

Country Institution pieces(%)
Japan Tokyo National Museum, etc (東京国立博物館) 397 109,801 (44.5795%)
United States The Metropolitan Museum of Art, etc 171 65,355 (26.5343%)
Germany Museum for East Asian Art Cologne, etc (Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst Köln) 27 15,692 (6.3710%)
China The Palace Museum, etc (故宮博物院) 76 13,010 (5.2821%)
United Kingdom The British Museum, etc 32 12,805 (5.1989%)
France Guimet National Museum of Asian Arts, etc (Musée national des arts asiatiques – Guimet) 11 6,511 (2.6435%)
Russia The State Museum of Oriental Art, etc (Государственный музей Востока) 7 5,384 (2.1859%)
Canada Royal Ontario Museum, etc 9 4,295 (1.7438%)
Taiwan National Palace Museum, etc (國立故宮博物院) 9 3,073 (1.2476%)
The NetherLands National Museum of Ethnology, etc (Museum Volkenkunde) 6 1,999 (0.8116%)
Austria Folklore Museum Vienna, etc (Volkskundemuseum Wien) 5 1,799 (0.7304%)
Sweden Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, etc (Östasiatiska museet) 7 1,419 (0.5761%)
Denmark National Museum of Denmark, etc (Nationalmuseet) 2 1,281 (0.5201%)
Kazakhstan National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Национальная Библиотека Республики Казахстан) 1 1,024 (0.4157%)
Switzerland Bern Historical Museum, etc (Bernisches Historisches Museum) 11 695 (0.2822%)
Australia Art Gallery of New South Wales, etc 7 547 (0.2221%)
Belgium Art & History Museum, etc (Museum Kunst & Geschiedenis) 4 402 (0.1632%)
Hungary Ferenc Hopp Museum of Asiatic Arts, etc (Hopp Ferenc Ázsiai Művészeti Múzeum) 2 353 (0.1433%)
State of the Vatican City Ethnological Museum Anima Mundi (Museo Etnologico Anima Mundi, Musei Vaticani) 1 298 (0.1210%)
Poland National Museum in Warsaw, etc (Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie) 4 235 (0.0954%)
Spain Ethnological and World Cultures Museum, etc. (Museu Etnològic i de Cultures del Món) 2 96 (0.0390%)
Norway National Museum, etc (Nasjonalmuseet) 2 81 (0.0329%)
Italy National Museum of Oriental Art Giuseppe Tucci, etc (Museo Nazionale d'arte orientale Giuseppe Tucci) 3 70 (0.0284%)
New Zealand Canterbury Museum, etc (Te Whare Taonga o Waitaha) 2 36 (0.0146%)
Greece Corfu Museum of Asian Art (Μουσείο Ασιατικής Τέχνης Κέρκυρας) 1 32 (0.0130%)
Czech Republic Náprstek Museum of Asian, African and American Cultures (Náprstkovo muzeum) 1 7 (0.0028%)
Slovenia Celje Regional Museum (Pokrajinski muzej Celje) 1 2 (0.0008%)
Singapore National University of Singapore Museum 1 1 (0.0004%)
Israel Israel Museum (מוזיאון ישראל) 1 1 (0.0004%)
Annual Statistics
Criteria for Statistics of Korean Cultural Heritage Located Abroad
  • The OKCHF endeavors to regularly collect relevant information in order to deliver rapid, accurate, and up-to-date statistics on Korean cultural heritage located overseas.
  • The statistics are calculated after reviewing the collected information, and the results are made public on the websites of the OKCHF and Cultural Heritage Administration every year on January 1.
  • To improve the accuracy of the statistics, cultural heritage that is determined to not be of Korean origin or is revealed during survey and research to have been lost is excluded from the calculation.
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