Education is king
There is also quite interesting statistics on the split of creative industries by sector, which are developing in Belarus. As you know, creative industries comprize around 13 spheres of activity where creativity is the main resource of production. This is design, crafts, music, films, fashion, architecture, games and IT, etc.
In the UK, for example, the leading creative sectors by the market size and the number of jobs are IT, software and games; films and television and advertising. In Belarus, it turned out that among our applications base of beginning creative businesses the most popular areas are education, design and arts & art market. As they say, god bless Gallery Y, which comprises all these three areas and began to spread this trend in our local space since in 2009.