The cultural and creative sector is currently worth £92 billion, and the most resilient to automation.
Westminster’s creative industry employs a total of 95,000 people.
40% of the motion picture, television and other theatrical casting employment in the UK is based in Westminster.
Over 80 awards, including Oscars and BRIT awards have been won by organisations based in Westminster.
Almost 60% of people are reported to be in good health if they have visited a cultural event or venue in the last 12 months.
Students who study arts based subjects are more employable and more likely to stay employed.
Students from low-income families who take part in arts activities at school are three times more likely to get a degree.
Cultural participation can contribute to making communities feel safer and stronger.
Levels of subjective wellbeing is reportedly higher in those engaging in arts and culture.