UNESCO Economy Indicators

Segunda, 17 Abril 2017 18:09

Over the past 20 years, culture as a productive sector has played an increasingly important role in national economies. Cultural activities and industries are becoming drivers for growth, enabling the diversification of national economies, generating income and creating employment in developing, emerging and OECD economies. For the most part, data that may support the above remains unconsolidated and with many gaps. Yet, the following estimates illustrate the global economic contribution of cultural and creative products.