Culture Counts
The Collective Voice of Scotland's Cultural Sector

Social Facts

Social Facts

  • After engaging with the arts 82% enjoyed greater wellbeing.

APPG Arts Health & Wellbeing Inquiry

 

  •  An arts-on-prescription project has shown a 37% drop in GP consultation rates.

APPG Arts Health & Wellbeing Inquiry

 

  • Those who attended a cultural place or event are almost 60% more likely to report good health compared to those who do didn’t.

Healthy Attendance? The Impact of Cultural Engagement and Sports Participation on Health and Satisfaction with Life in Scotland