Film industry revenue in the United Kingdom (UK) 2008-2018, by platform

This statistic shows the inflation-adjusted revenue of the UK film industry from 2008 to 2018, broken down by platform. Film on television generated 894 million British pounds of revenue in 2018, an increase compared to the previous year at 869 British pounds. Digital video revenues rose consistently during the period covered.

Film industry revenue in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2008 to 2018, by platform

TheatricalRental video (physical)Retail video (physical)Film on TVDigital video
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Release date

January 2020


United Kingdom

Survey time period

1998 to 2018

Supplementary notes

The source adds: "The above values are gross values and include distributor and exhibitor margins, VAT, prints and advertising costs, DVD/video retail margins, broadcaster and multi-channel TV operator margins in addition to net returns to the film production sector and film investors. The revenues shown here are revenues earned by film in the UK market, whether UK or foreign films. The table does not include export revenues for the UK film industry."

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