Who Works in the Creative Economy?

The colour of each square shows how workers in major occupation groups within the Creative Economy compare on key characteristics.

  1. Women are a smaller proportion of the Creative Economy workforce than they are of the UK workforce. In "IT, software and computer services", women make up only 18% of the workforce.
  2. Over half of all workers in the Creative Economy hold a degree, compared to 31% in the wider UK economy.

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