Italy culture worth 47 bln euros EY says

Employs 1 million people, 41% aged 15-39, Ernest & Young says

(ANSA) - Milan, January 20 - Italy's culture and creative industries generated a turnover worth as much as 47 billion euros in 2014 representing some 2.9% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), employing as many as 1 million people, Ernest & Young said Wednesday.
    Some 41% of those employed in the sector are aged 15 to 39,according to a study entitled Creative Italy presented at the Milan Triennial, which was carried out by E & Y with support from professional associations spearheaded by the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Tourism (MIBACT) and the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers (SIAE).