Sonoma County Indicators

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The Creative Economy includes those who work in occupations defined by the 2017 Otis Report on the Creative Economy.  This sector includes occupations as diverse as musicians, playwrights, landscape architects, and marketing managers. The location quotient (LQ) of creative occupations compares the relative concentration of those employed in the creative economy in Sonoma County versus California and the United States (which forms the baseline of the LQ).