In 2012-13, about 6.8 million people (or 37% of the population aged 15 and over) are estimated to visit a zoo or aquarium, up from about 6.4 million (or 36.8% of the population) in 2007-08. About 6.5 million people (or 36% of the population) are expected to visit a botanic garden in 2012-13, up from 6.2 million (or 35.2% of the population) in 2007-08.
The Zoological and Botanic Gardens industry is sensitive to changes in economic activity and the associated movements in real household disposable income, which is affected by changes in general employment growth, taxes and interest rates.
This industry includes the operation of zoos, aquariums and botanical gardens
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.