IFCM Fee and services structure

IFCM Fee structure

Human Development Index Gr. I Gr. II Gr. III Gr. I Gr. II Gr. III
Membership Category in Euro (€) in Dollar ($)
Individual 63 51 32 84 67 42
Family 80 63 47 105 84 62
Choir 138 103 69 181 135 90
Institution 205 165 124 269 216 163
Business 342 274 205 449 360 269
National or regional organisations
1-250 choirs and/or conductors 205 138 83 269 181 109
250-500 choirs and/or conductors 412 274 139 541 360 183
500-1500 choirs and/or conductors 575 384 191 755 504 250
Over 1500 choirs and/or conductors 961 617 309 1262 810 405
International Organisations 961 1262
Extra fee for founding members 1744 2290
Library and ICB subscription only 34 45

What you get for what you pay

International Choral Bulletin (ICB) ok ok ok ok ok ok ok ok
Access to the online World Choral Census ok ok ok ok ok ok ok
Discounted registration fees for IFCM activities (one deligate) ok
Discounted registration fees for IFCM activities (two deligates) ok ok ok ok ok ok
Help with international contacts ok ok ok
Listing in the World Choral Census (complete with address) ok ok ok ok ok
Calendar listing in the ICB ok ok ok ok
10% discount on advertisements in IFCM publications ok ok ok ok
Eligible to apply to host an IFCM event ok ok ok ok
Discounted extra issues of the ICB (€5/bulletin) ok ok
Free advertise of the ICB (1/3 page) ok
Free advertisement in one issue of the ICB (1/2 page) ok

 

Human Development Index (HDI)

The "human development index" is published by the United Nations. This index is not based on the economical situation only. It takes into account the life expectancy, the under-five mortality rate, the adult literacy rate, the percentage of children and teenagers attending school, and combine them with the GDP per capita.
If you wish to know more about this index, you will find everything on http://hdr.undp.org/en/statistics/


Zone 1
Andorra, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong China (SAR), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (Republic of), Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America

Zone 2
Albania, Algeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Fiji, Georgia, Grenada, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia (TFYR), Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Montenegro, Oman, Palau, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Zone 3
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia (PSO), Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Comoros, Congo, Congo (Democratic Republic of the), Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Gambia, Gabon, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Micronesia (Federated States of), Moldova (Republic of), Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine (State of), Paraguay, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tanzania (United Republic of), Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

The figures are from 2012.

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