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City Profile - Glasgow; Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail.

City Profile - Glasgow; Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail.

Summary

Glasgow city is the commercial capital of Scotland and the largest retail capital in the UK after London. The tertiary sector contributed the most to the area’s GVA in 2017, accounting for 78.2% share. The information and communication, finance and business services, creative industries, and tourism sectors are the underlying sectors for major economic drivers of the area over the next decade.

Synopsis

“City Profile - Glasgow” provides historical and forecast data on key city level metrics along with analytical coverage of the latest political, economic, social, technological, infrastructural, legal and environmental issues affecting Glasgow. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.

Scope

  • The service sector remains the key contributor to the area’s economy - and the major employer.
  • Glasgow is a key tourist destination with mainly driven by business tourists. . It is also considered as the world’s top five cities for sporting events and has the third busiest entertainment forum in the world.
Reasons to buy
  • Gain a comprehensive knowledge of future economic and demographic trends and understand the performance of various sectors within the city.
  • Analyze and understand the business environment in the city to align your investment and expansion strategies.
  • The report helps to drive a conclusion in choosing a suitable city to invest or expand according to your business structure.
  • Explore new opportunities in the hospitality, tourism, construction, real estate and retail sectors.


City Snapshot
PEST Analysis
Political
Economic
Social
Technology and Infrastructure
Communications
Internal Transport Networks
Connectivity
Airports
Business Environment Analysis
Travel and Tourism
Tourism Flows
Hotels
Attractions
Events
Construction and Real Estate
Investment
Real Estate Market
Retail
Retail Market
Consumption, Income and Prices
Appendix
Sources
Further Reading
Ask the Analyst
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Disclaimer
List of Tables
Table 1: Glasgow metropolitan area - key facts (estimates), 2017
Table 2: Glasgow metropolitan area - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Glasgow metropolitan area - economic growth comparison (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Glasgow metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 (US$)
Table 5: Glasgow metropolitan area - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 6: Glasgow metropolitan area - main universities, 2017
Table 7: Glasgow metropolitan area - population comparison, 2000-25 (million)
Table 8: Glasgow metropolitan area - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 9: Glasgow metropolitan area - mass transit network indicators, 2017
Table 10: Glasgow metropolitan area - GLA’s key indicators
Table 11: Glasgow metropolitan area - office rents, Q3 2017
Table 12: Glasgow metropolitan area - international expenditure by country of residence (US$ million)
Table 13: Glasgow metropolitan area - international arrivals by country of residence (000’s)
Table 14: Glasgow metropolitan area - international expenditure by country of residence (US$ million)
Table 15: Glasgow city - hotel indicators
Table 16: Glasgow city - accommodation indicators
Table 17: Glasgow metropolitan area - MICE and other events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Glasgow metropolitan area -- real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Glasgow metropolitan area - economic growth comparison (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Glasgow metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25)
Figure 4: Glasgow metropolitan area - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Figure 5: Glasgow metropolitan area -- population comparison (2000-2025)
Figure 6: Glasgow metropolitan area - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)

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