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City Profile – Johannesburg

City Profile – Johannesburg

Summary

The City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality (metropolitan region) is the largest of 40 municipalities in South Africa in terms of area (1,645km2). The region contributes around 12.4% to the national GDP in 2015. Mining, foreign trade, tourism, and other service related industries drives the economic activity of the metropolitan region.

“City Profile – Johannesburg” 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 Johannesburg.

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 regional economy – and the major employer.
  • Johannesburg is witnessing a significant growth over the last year and considered as one of the prime tourist destinations for both African and international tourists. Strong performance is observed in the construction sector with increasing employment, number of building permits issued and building completions.
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 and Consumption
Retail Market
Consumption income and prices
Appendix
Sources
Further Reading
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List of Tables
Table 1: Johannesburg metropolitan region – key facts (estimates), 2015
Table 2: Johannesburg metropolitan region – real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Johannesburg metropolitan region – economy comparison (Index 2010=100) , 2000-25
Table 4: Johannesburg metropolitan region – GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 ($)
Table 5: Johannesburg metropolitan region – employment structure 2000-25, (% of total)
Table 6: Johannesburg metropolitan region – main universities, 2015
Table 7: Johannesburg metropolitan region – population comparison, 2000-25 (in Millions)
Table 8: Johannesburg metropolitan region – population by age, 2000-25 (in Millions)
Table 9: Johannesburg metropolitan region – mass transit network indicators, 2015
Table 10: Johannesburg metropolitan region – key airport indicators, 2015
Table 11: Johannesburg metropolitan region – office rents, Q2 2015
Table 12: Johannesburg metropolitan region – MICE and other events
List Of Figures
Figure 1: Johannesburg metropolitan region – real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Johannesburg metropolitan region – economy comparison (Index 2010=100) , 2000-25
Figure 3: Johannesburg metropolitan region – GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25
Figure 4: Johannesburg metropolitan region – employment structure 2000-25, (% of total)
Figure 5: Johannesburg metropolitan region – population comparison, 2000-25
Figure 6: Johannesburg metropolitan region – population by age, 2000-25

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