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

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

Summary

Vancouver is one of the most populous cities in Canada and has a considerable impact on the national economy. The city contributed about 6.7% of the national economy and more than 50% of total GDP of British Colombia. Rapid growth in the industry and tertiary sectors and improvements in tourism, mining, natural gas production and forestry are expected to be major drivers of growth.

Synopsis

“City Profile - Vancouver” 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 Vancouver. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.

Scope

  • The Industry and service sectors remain the key contributor to the regional economy - and the major employers.
  • Vancouver is one of the key tourist destinations in Canada for both domestic and international tourists and witnessed a significant growth. 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
Ports
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: Vancouver metropolitan area - key facts, (estimates), 2016
Table 2: Vancouver metropolitan area - real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Vancouver metropolitan area - economic growth (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Vancouver metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison (US$), 2000-25
Table 5: Vancouver metropolitan area - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 6: Vancouver metropolitan area - main universities, 2016
Table 7: Vancouver metropolitan area - population comparison, 2000-25 (million)
Table 8: Vancouver metropolitan area - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 9: Vancouver international airport - key airport indicators
Table 10: Vancouver city - office rents, Q2 2016
Table 11: Vancouver metropolitan area - tourism indicators
Table 12: Vancouver metropolitan area- international overnight arrivals by country of residence
Table 13: Vancouver metropolitan area - MICE and other events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Vancouver metropolitan area - real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Vancouver metropolitan area - economic growth (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Vancouver metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25
Figure 4: Vancouver metropolitan area - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Figure 4: Vancouver metropolitan area - population comparison, 2000-25
Figure 6: Vancouver metropolitan area - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)

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