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

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

Summary

Philadelphia is situated in Pennsylvania State in the US. It has a significant economic and financial influence. The services sector (tertiary), which accounts for 84.5% of total GDP of the area, is the main driver of economic growth. The diverse economy also thrives upon industries such as chemicals, industrial machineries, fabricated metal products, electronics, transportation equipment, scientific instruments, apparels, paper products, rubber and plastic products, and primary metals. The high-technology industries, such as communications, computer software and internet commerce, boost the labour market and stimulate the area’s economic growth

Synopsis

“City Profile - Philadelphia” 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 Philadelphia. 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.
  • Philadelphia is a key tourist destination for both domestic and international tourists and experienced healthy growth in over the years.
  • The tourism industry contributed a total of US$11.5 billion to the area’s economy in 2017, an increase of 4.0%, from US$11.0 billion in 2016
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: Philadelphia metropolitan area - key facts (estimates), 2017
Table 2: Philadelphia metropolitan area - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Philadelphia metropolitan area - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Philadelphia metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison (2000-25) (US$)
Table 5: Philadelphia metropolitan area - employment structure (2000-25) (% of total)
Table 6: Philadelphia metropolitan area - main universities, 2017
Table 7: Philadelphia metropolitan area - population comparison (2000-25) (million)
Table 8: Philadelphia metropolitan area - population by age (2000-2025) (% of total)
Table 9: Philadelphia metropolitan area - mass transit network indicators, 2017
Table 10: Philadelphia metropolitan area - Philadelphia International Airport ( key indicators)
Table 11: Philadelphia city - Fortune 500 companies with main HQ in city, 2018
Table 12: Philadelphia city - office rents, Q1 2018
Table 13 : Philadelphia city - Tourism performance
Table 14: Philadelphia city - overnight tourist arrival by country of residence, 2016
Table 15: Philadelphia metropolitan area - UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Table 16: Philadelphia city - mice and other events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Philadelphia metropolitan area - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Philadelphia metropolitan area - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Philadelphia metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison (2000-25)
Figure 4: Philadelphia metropolitan area - employment structure (2000-25) (% of total)
Figure 5: Philadelphia metropolitan area - population comparison (2000-25)
Figure 6: Philadelphia metropolitan area - population by age (2000-25)

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