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Arts Council of England: Finance

Volume 475: debated on Tuesday 13 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what percentage of Arts Council England's (a) total income, (b) grant-in-aid income and (c) National Lottery income was provided to organisations in the form of (i) grants and (ii) regular funding in each of the last five years. (203737)

[holding answer 7 May 2008]: This information has been provided by Arts Council England and is set out in the tables. Figures for 2007-08 are the forecast outturn.

(a) Total income allocated in the form of (i) grants and (ii) regular funding.

Total income (£000)

Grantinaid grants and Lottery grants as a percentage of total income (£000)

Grantinaid to regularly funded organisations as a percentage of total income (£000)

2007-08

559,160

27.9 (156,431)

58.3 (326,053)

2006-07

576,245

34.9 (201,405)

54.6 (314,916)

2005-06

581,253

44.2 (257,120)

52.6 (306,209)

2004-05

539,054

42 (226,608)

51.8 (279,373)

2003-04

486,667

39.1 (190,321)

52.3 (254,906)

b) Grant in aid income allocated In the form of (i) grants and (ii) regular funding

Grantinaid income (£000)

Grant inaid grants as a percentage of grantinaid income (£000)

Grantinaid to regularly funded organisations as a percentage of grantinaid income (£000)

2007-08

422,610

12.6 (53,107)

77.1 (326,053)

2006-07

426,531

14.1 (59,945)

73.8 (314,916)

2005-06

408,678

11.3 (46,192)

74.9 (306,209)

2004-05

368,859

9.6 (36,717)

75.7 (279,373)

2003-04

324,955

6.8 (22,133)

78.4 (254,906)

(c) National Lottery income allocated in the form of (i) grants and (ii) regular funding

Lottery income (£000)

Lottery grants as a percentage of Lottery income(£000)

Lottery grants for regularly funded organisations as a percentage of Lottery income(£000)

2007-08

136,550

75.7 (103,324)

0

2006-07

149,714

94.5 (141,460)

0

2005-06

172,575

122.2 (210,928)

0

2004-05

170,195

111.6 (189,891)

0

2003-04

161,712

104 (168,188)

0