2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy

Los Angeles Region and the State of California

Welcome to the digital home for the 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy. Started in 2007, the Otis Report on the Creative Economy chronicles the creative economy of Los Angeles and California through five creative industries through eight regions of the state. 

Key Findings for California

$650.3 Billion, Total Creative Economy Output in California
2.7 Million Jobs Generated, Within creative industry employment in California
$209.6 Billion in Labor Income 2018, Direct, indirect and induced in California

Industry Snapshots

A Look at Los Angeles

$203.2 Billion Total Creative Economy Output in Los Angeles
Creative Industry Workers in Los Angeles
$67.0 Billion in LAbor Income, Direct, Indirect and Induced in Los Angeles
Creative Economy professionals

Regional Snapshots

Report Sponsors

Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles
Endeavor Foundation
Supervisor Mark Ridley Thomas, Second District
Stuart Foundation
City National Bank
Moss Adams
Gallagher Insurance | Risk Management | Consulting

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