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UK Creative Industries worth £76.9 billion per year

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New Statistics show that UK creative industries are worth £8.8 million per hour or £146,000 per minute to the UK economy.   Creatie industries include music, film, tv, books, video games and account for 5.6% of total UK jobs (1.71 million).

For the FIRST TIME in the OFFICIAL UK CHARTS history the Top 10 best selling albums in the UK in 2014 were all by UK artists.

http://www.musicweek.com/news/read/creative-industries-reach-record-high-worth-to-uk-economy/060531

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