Official Statistics

DCMS Statistical Handbook

This release summarises Official Statistics relevant to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).

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DCMS Statistical Handbook

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About

This release summarises Official Statistics relevant to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), including statistics published by DCMS, its Arm’s Length Bodies, the Office for National Statistics, and other government departments, it covers:

  • The Economic Contribution of DCMS sectors
  • Participation in DCMS sectors
  • Arts
  • Creative Industries
  • Digital
  • Gambling
  • Heritage
  • Libraries
  • Museums
  • Sport
  • Telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Volunteering, Charitable Giving and Civic Engagement

It is intended to provide a window into the data available and a pointer to further information rather than comprehensive details of all statistics relevant to these sectors. Additional information can be found in the individual releases and interactive tools, linked on each slide.

Released

28 September 2016

Feedback

DCMS welcomes feedback on all aspects of this publication, and comments can be sent to evidence@culture.gov.uk. Feedback will be used to help determine whether this release is repeated in 2017.

The UK Statistics Authority

This release is published in accordance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics (2009), as produced by the UK Statistics Authority. The Authority has the overall objective of promoting and safeguarding the production and publication of official statistics that serve the public good. It monitors and reports on all official statistics, and promotes good practice in this area.

The responsible statisticians for this release is Becky Woods (020 7211 6134). For further details about this release, please email evidence@culture.gov.uk.

Pre-release access

The document above contains a list of ministers and officials who have received privileged early access to this release. In line with best practice, the list has been kept to a minimum and those given access for briefing purposes had a maximum of 24 hours.

Published 28 September 2016