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Heritage Counts in the North East

Heritage Counts 2016 is the fifteenth annual survey of the state of the North East of England's historic environment.

In addition, North East local area data is available on the Local Authority Profile page and regional data is available on the Indicators page, detailed below.

Bigg Market, Newcastle
Bigg Market, Newcastle © Historic England

Historic environment indicators

The Heritage Counts indicators for the North East can be found on the Indicators page and data is categorised into five spreadsheets:

  • Discovery, identification and understanding: Provides indicators on the scale and scope of the historic environment and assets
  • Constructive conservation and sustainable management: Includes indicators on the overall condition of the historic environment with indicators from the Heritage at Risk programme and data on managing the historic environment including planning statistics
  • Public engagement: Presents data on participation in heritage, heritage membership and volunteering in the sector
  • Capacity building: Indicators of heritage investments from private, public and voluntary sectors as well as the skills and capacity of the sector
  • Helping things to happen: Includes indicators of the importance of guardianship

Maps showing the distribution of designated heritage assets in the North East are available here:

 

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