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Measuring Your Creative Economy

Interactive Granting Map

Easily Explore Data

Quickly Download Reports

About CVSuite

Whether you are a seasoned researcher or a savvy arts advocate, you've come to the right place. The CVSuite incorporates only the highest quality economic data, all available at the state, county, and ZIP Code levels. Take a moment to explore what we have to offer and get started.

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Our Data

We have the most reliable and current creative economy data from the industry's leading providers.

Labor Market

Measure creative industry earnings and sales activity, while assessing the size and variability of the creative workforce. Demographic and wage trends generate additional creative economy insights.

Cultural Nonprofit Revenues

Discover detailed revenue information for arts and cultural nonprofits throughout the country.

State Arts Agency Grant Awards

Track the granting activities of state arts agencies and understand how grants are distributed geographically and by political districts.

Who Uses CVSuite

Arts nonprofits throughout the nation are using CVSuite to tell their story.

City of Minneapolis

Minneapolis Creative Vitality Report, 2013

Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission

Creative Vitality Report, 2010

Oregon Arts Commission

Creative Vitality in Oregon, 2010

City of Philadelphia

Creative Vitality in Philadelphia: 2010

How To Get Started

Access to the CVSuite is by subscription and pricing is based on the type and number of regions. Contact us to review your needs and discuss which CVSuite subscription package fits your creative economy needs.

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Access to the CVSuite is for subscribers only. Please contact Susan Gillespie at cvsuite@westaf.org for more subscription information or to schedule a demo of the site.
Prices start as low as $1500. Contact Susan Gillespie at cvsuite@westaf.org for additional pricing information.
Data can be downloaded in as XLS or PDF files.
Granting data comes from the Final Descriptive Reports (FDR) that the National Endowment for the Arts requires of all grantees. In this case, the FDR data come from state arts agencies and reflect the granting activity of these agencies.
The CVSuite contains economic data for every ZIP Code, county, MSA, and state in the nation.