Report: R.I. arts and cultural production accounted for $2B in 2015

ACCORDING TO a U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis report released Tuesday, the nationwide arts and cultural industry grew by 4.9 percent in 2015, the most recent data available. / COURTESY BEA
ACCORDING TO a U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis report released Tuesday, the nationwide arts and cultural industry grew by 4.9 percent in 2015, the most recent data available. / COURTESY BEA
PROVIDENCE -The Rhode Island arts and cultural production industries accounted for $1.8 billion of economic activity in 2015, about 3.3 percent of the total state economic output, according to a Bureau of Economic Analysis report released Tuesday. Year over year, the economic value added of the arts and culture sector in Rhode Island rose 4.1…
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