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Heritage and the Economy

Front cover for Heritage and the Economy 2016

This fact sheet provides a summary of the key figures available from existing research which show the economic benefits of the historic environment. The document describes how heritage drives growth by attracting international tourism, boosting local economies and providing thousands of jobs. It also introduces new research: the Heritage Economic Impact Indicator Workbook 2016.


  1. The net economic impact of the heritage sector
  2. Sector-based economic impact estimates of heritage
    Heritage Tourism
    Heritage and the property market

Additional Information

  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 8
  • Product Code: 51986


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