Heritage and the Economy
By Adala Leeson
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.
- The net economic impact of the heritage sector
- Sector-based economic impact estimates of heritage
Heritage and the property market
- Publication Status: Completed
- Pages: 8
- Product Code: 51986
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Heritage makes a significant contribution to the UK economy. Find out all the facts and figures from Historic England.
This page provides information on the evidence base and Historic England’s advice about heritage and growth.
Heritage Counts is the annual audit of England's heritage. It outlines changes in the sector and reports on indicators for the historic environment.