Research Sharing: Where's The Evidence?

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Action: The feedback following the launch of Useful Facts has been excellent. The challenge for Culture Counts will be keeping Useful Facts up-to-date with the latest research. And we need the help of the sector in finding it. We’re asking members to send us links to papers, case studies and project evaluations by email to or use the form at the bottom of this page. More information below.

Useful Facts

The reception to the launch of Useful Facts has been excellent. We’re pleased so many in the sector are finding it… well… ‘useful’. ICYMI: Useful Facts is an online tool indexing carefully drawn stats from over 100 recent research papers. You can search for facts about your sector here. Useful Facts will help our sector tell it’s stories, and make proposals (and funding applications) easier to write.

Where’s the good research?

The challenge for Culture Counts will keeping Useful Facts up to date with the latest research. However, we need the help of the sector in finding it. We categorise research depending on the value it is evidencing or the policy area it relates to. For example;

  • Cultural

  • Economic

  • Education

  • Environmental

  • Health

  • Social

See some examples of the most popular facts below.


Do you know where the evidence is?

If there are research papers (academic or industry), case studies or project evaluations that you think should be included in Useful Facts; please send us a link. We want to make sure we have all sectors covered; but it will require collaboration with those in the know (you!). Drop a link into the message box below or email Andy direct on

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