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Worldwide Yellow Pages 2007 Overview


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Simba's Worldwide Yellow Pages is your guide to the world of Yellow Pages markets, from market size to growth rates to unique Simba insights into the dynamics of Yellow Pages and Internet Directory publishing activities around the world.

Simba's Worldwide Yellow Pages: 2007 Overview is your guide to the global directory publishing industry, covering all eight major global regions. Simply put, it is the most comprehensive research available on the business of Yellow Pages and Internet Directory publishing worldwide.

Updated in August 2006 to include 2005 year-end results, Worldwide Yellow Pages 2007 Overview analyzes 27 countries in order to provide a perspective on global Yellow Pages and Internet Directory trends.

Simba's Worldwide Yellow Pages: 2007 Overview is the undisputed resource for market level information, including growth rates, forecast, as well as company level information, including revenues, key executives, key development 2000-2005.

Topics covered include:

  • Introduction: The Telephone Directory Market
  • Telephone Directory Market in Relation to the Telephone Industry
  • Telephone Directory Market in Relation to the Advertising Industry
  • Directory Publishing
  • Internet Directories
  • Suppliers to the Directory Market
  • Summary and Conclusions
  • Profiles of Leading Publishers Directory Publishers


  • Methodology
  • Executive Summary
  • Overview of the Worldwide Yellow Pages Market
    • Introduction
    • Exchange Rates
      • Table Directory Revenue vs. Other Financial Measures of 30 Leading Countries, 2005 (Figures in millions; US $)
      • Table Worldwide Yellow Pages Revenue Growth, 2004-2005 (in US$ millions)
    • The World Market for Telephone Directory Advertising
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue in 30 Leading Countries, 2005 (in billions of US $)
      • Table Yellow Pages Revenue, Market Share, 30 Leading Countries, 2005 (in millions of US $)
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue per Capita, 30 Leading Countries, 2005 (in US $)
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue as a Percentage of GDP, 30 Leading Countries, 2005
    • Telephone Directory Revenue per Capita
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue per Access Line, 30 Leading Countries, 2005 (in US $)
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue as a Percentage of Overall Ad Spending, 2005
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue Growth Rates, 2005
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue Growth Rates, 2006 Projections
      • Table Telephone Directory Revenue Growth Rates, 2007 Projections
    • Telephone Directory Revenue as a Percentage of GDP
    • Telephone Directory Revenue in Relation to the Telephone Industry
    • Telephone Directory Advertising in Relation to All Advertising
    • Telephone Directory Advertising Growth
  • Worldwide Yellow Pages Market: Regional Overviews
    • North America
      • The Telephone Directory Market in North America
        • Table Directory Revenue, North America, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table North America Market Overview, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • South America
      • The Telephone Directory Market in South America
        • Table Directory Revenue, Selected Countries, South America, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table South America Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • Eastern Europe
      • The Telephone Directory Market in Eastern Europe
        • Table Directory Revenue, Selected Countries, Eastern Europe, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table Eastern Europe Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • Central Europe
      • The Telephone Directory Market in Central Europe
        • Table Directory Revenue, Selected Countries, Central Europe, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table Central Europe Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • Western Europe
      • The Telephone Directory Market in Western Europe
        • Table Directory Revenue, Selected Countries, Western Europe, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table Western Europe Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • Scandinavia
      • The Telephone Directory Market in Scandinavia
        • Table Directory Revenue, Selected Countries, Scandinavia, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table Scandinavia Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • Asia
      • The Telephone Directory Market in Asia
        • Table Directory Revenue Asia, Selected Countries, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table Asia Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)
    • Pacific Rim
      • The Telephone Directory Market in the Pacific Rim
        • Table Directory Revenue, Selected Countries, Pacific Rim, 2005 vs. 2004 (in millions of US $)
        • Table Pacific Rim Market Overview, Selected Countries, 2005 (in millions; US $)

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