Skip to main content

Gross Domestic Product

Volume 717: debated on Monday 1 March 2010

Question

Asked by

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their estimate of the proportion of gross domestic product in the United Kingdom represented by the creative industries. [HL2032]

According to the Creative Industries Economic Estimates bulletin released on 10 February 2010, the creative industries (excluding crafts and design) accounted for 6.2 per cent of gross value added in 2007, the latest year for which figures are available.