The Impact for the Arts + Creative Industries
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Recommended Reading and Resources
The following reports and resources offer information and data on the Arts & Creative Industries in Washtenaw County, the State of Michigan and the U.S.A.
USA – 4.5% GDP and $877 billion to economy
According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis 2020 release, the US Arts & Creative Industries output is higher than tourism, transportation and construction) and counted 5 million wage‐and‐salary workers employed in the arts and cultural sector, earning a total of $405 billion.
Michigan – 2.85% of output and $13.9 billion value added to economy
According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis 2020 release, Michigan’s Arts & Creative Industries output is higher than its transportation, utilities, agriculture, educational services and mining and counted 121,332 wage‐and‐salary workers employed in the arts and cultural sector.
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Includes statistics about the companies, jobs, wages and economic impact in Washtenaw, Michigan and the U.S.A.
The Creative Industries in Washtenaw County, Creative Many Michigan
The Arts + Creative Industries Guide (Washtenaw County)
$100 Million Economic Impact Nonprofit Arts Report. Washtenaw County
Americans for the Arts (AFTA) Creative Industry Reports
2020 Congressional Arts Handbook
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