Australian Copyright Council releases major report finding Copyright industries deliver jobs and innovation


Australian Copyright Council releases major report finding Copyright industries deliver jobs and innovation

Aug 16, 2012

Yesterday an economic report was released which found Australia’s copyright-based industries such as music, publishing and film continue to make a significant contribution to the national economy.

The report undertaken by PwC for the Australian Copyright Council found in 2011 Australia’s copyright industries:

  • generated AUD$93.2 billion in economic activity (6.6% of GDP)
  • accounted for just over AUD$7billion in exports (2.9% of all exports) and
  • employed more than 906,000 people (8% of the nation’s workforce).

The full report is available for download here

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