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Oxford Economics: Local Impact of the Beer and Pub Sector 2010/11

A new report commissioned by the BBPA and published by Oxford Economics shows that 300,000 young people are directly employed in the beer and pub trade.

The research reveals that:
* 950,000 British jobs depend on the UK beer and pub sector – 34,000 fewer than last year
* There are now 900 breweries in the UK – a vital part of Britain’s manufacturing mix
* £13 billion is paid in wages in the sector
* Brewing and pubs are worth £19.4 billion to the UK economy (Gross Value added)
* The beer and pub sector contributes over £11 billion in tax revenues


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