This report presents statistics on arts, entertainment and recreation services that was compiled based on Economic Census undertaken in 2016 for reference year 2015. Arts, entertainment and recreation services encompass creative, arts and entertainment activities; museums, amusement and cultural activities and sports and recreation activities.
PERFORMANCE OF ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES
In 2015, a total of 6,683 establishments operated in arts, entertainment and recreation services as compared to 6,307 establishments in 2010. This total registered a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.2 per cent per annum.
Value of gross output generated for arts, entertainment and recreation services amounted to RM20.0 billion as compared to RM15.8 billion in 2010. This total registered a CAGR of 4.7 per cent per annum. Value added of this services posted RM8.6 billion with a growth of 8.3 per cent per annum.
Number of persons engaged in arts, entertainment and recreation services were 57,975 persons as compared to 43,400 persons in 2010. This total registered a growth of 6.0 per cent per annum. A total of 47,728 persons or 82.3 per cent were recorded by paid full-time employees and 7,133 persons (12.3%) were working proprietors and unpaid family workers. There were 3,114 persons (5.4%) recorded as part-time employees. Meanwhile, total salaries & wages paid in 2015 was RM1,330.5 million as compared to RM775.6 million in 2010 which posted a growth of 11.4 per cent per annum.
In 2015, there were 776 women-owned establishments in arts, entertainment and recreation services as compared to 742 establishments in 2010. This total registered a growth of 0.9 per cent per annum. Value added generated by women-owned establishments in arts, entertainment and recreation services was RM150.1 million with the annual growth rate of 6.3 per cent as compared to 2010. Women-owned establishments engaged a total of 3,847 workers with salaries & wages disbursed amounted to RM58.6 million.
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS MALAYSIA
22 June 2017
Ho Mei Kei
Public Relation Officer
Corporate and User Services Division
Department of Statistics, Malaysia
Tel : +603-8885 7942
Fax : +603-8888 9248
Email : mkho[at]stats.gov.my