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NPO 2017: In numbers

Nicholas Serota. Photo: Hugh Glendinning Nicholas Serota, chair of Arts Council England. Photo: Hugh Glendinning
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409 million – the number of pounds that will be invested annually as part of the new four-year funding round.

831 – the number of organisations in the portfolio, up by 146 from 2015-18.

253 – the number of London-based companies funded in the new round, a drop of 12 on the previous round.

190 – the number of theatre companies funded in the new round (up 18 on previous round)

183 – the number of organisations that are new in the portfolio this time round.

45.8 – the percentage of applications in the funding round receiving standstill funding.

39.5 – the percentage of funding awarded to London-based organisations.

8.4 – the percentage of applications in the portfolio that have received uplifts.

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