Kathryn Townshend —
Statistics Canada’s release June 9 of the Provincial and Territorial Culture Satellite Account, 2010 report is providing insight into the economic importance of arts and culture in Ontario and across Canada.
The figures in the report measure the contribution of culture to the Ontario economy for two unique perspectives:
The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) is one of several government partners – federal, provincial and municipal – as well as non-governmental organizations that contributed to Statistics Canada’s development of the Cultural Satellite Account (CSA), a framework to produce precise and reliable data on the economic importance of culture, arts, heritage and sport in Canada.
Read the full report from Statistics Canada.