Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures

The UK advertising economy is one of the most sophisticated and dynamic in the world. This page includes links to relevant reports and statistics on the sector.

Advertising - Headline statistics Advertising - Headline statistics

Key official data on the UK advertising & marketing sector.

How advertising fuels the economy How advertising fuels the economy

Advertising adds £120bn to UK GDP by raising the level of economic activity and boosting productivity.

UK advertising qualifications UK advertising qualifications for export

 

UK advertising takes the educational quality of its people seriously. Find out more about the qualifications the industry offers. 

Advertising percentage of GDP ADVERTISING AS A PERCENTAGE OF GDP

 

The UK is the most important market in the world for advertising as a percentage of GDP.