Film industry in anglophone West-Africa

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Statista Dossier on the film industry in anglophone West-Africa

This dossier provides data on the film industry in Nigeria, Ghana, and Liberia. After a global overview and a chapter on the revenue generated by this sector in anglophone West-Africa, this dossier shows data on the number of movie theaters and screens, which are mainly located in Nigeria and Ghana. The third chapter focuses on data on the main titles released across these three countries, mostly produced by the giant of the cinematography production Hollywood, Bollywood, and Nollywood. Eventually, the last chapter illustrates data on the market value in Nigeria and Ghana, including figures on the contribution to the GDP as well as on advertising value, and employment.

Table of contents

  • 1. Global overview
    • Global box office revenue from 2005 to 2019

    • Global box office revenue 2014-2019, by format

    • Global box office revenue of the most successful movies of all time

    • Global cinema advertising revenue from 2015-2019

  • 2. Revenue
    • Revenue of movies in anglophone West Africa 2019, by country

    • Quarterly box office revenue in anglophone West-Africa 2015-2019

    • Nollywood, Bollywood, and Hollywood revenues in anglophone West-Africa 2015-2019

    • Average movie ticket price in anglophone West-Africa 2015-2019

  • 3. Cinemas
    • Cinema attendance in anglophone West Africa 2015-2019

    • Number of cinema sites in anglophone West Africa 2015-2019

    • Number of cinema screens in anglophone West Africa 2015-2019

    • Largest cinemas in anglophone West Africa 2019, by number of seats

    • Sites of major cinema chains in anglophone West Africa 2019

    • Screens of major cinema chains in anglophone West Africa 2019

    • Number of cinemas in Nigeria 2019. by zone

  • 4. Titles
    • Number of titles released in anglophone West-Africa 2015-2019

    • Nollywood, Bollywood, and Hollywood titles in anglophone West-Africa 2015-2019

    • Leading Hollywood movies in anglophone West-Africa 2019

    • Leading Nollywood movies in anglophone West-Africa 2019

  • 5. Market value in Nigeria and Ghana
    • Arts, entertainment and recreation sector contribution to GDP in Nigeria 2019-2020

    • Financial support from Nigeria's government to Nollywood 2011-2017

    • Employees in the arts and entertainment sector in Ghana 2018, by business size

    • Employees in the arts and entertainment industry in Ghana 2018, by sector

    • Advertising revenue from cinema in Nigeria 2014-2018

    • Advertising revenue from cinema in Ghana 2014-2018

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