Iceland: In-depth PESTLE insights

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  • Country Profile
  • Region: Iceland
  • 75 pages
  • MarketLine
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Iceland: In-depth PESTLE insights

Summary

This PESTLE country analysis report on Iceland provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.

Synopsis
  • Understand the political system in Iceland through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.
  • Understand the economic situation in Iceland through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.
  • Understand customer demographics in Iceland through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
  • Understand the technological landscape in Iceland through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.
Scope
  • The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Iceland, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.
  • The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Iceland's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment."
  • The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.
Reasons to Buy
  • What is the outlook in Iceland in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?
  • How does Iceland perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?
  • How does Iceland perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?
  • How does Iceland perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?
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  • Overview
  • Catalyst
  • Summary
  • Key findings
  • PESTLE highlights
  • Key fundamentals
  • Key Facts and Geographic Location
  • Key facts
  • Geographical location
  • PESTLE Analysis
  • Summary
  • Political analysis
  • Overview
  • Current strengths
  • Current challenges
  • Current challenges
  • Future prospects
  • Future risks
  • Economic analysis
  • Overview
  • Current strengths
  • Current challenges
  • Future prospects
  • Future risks
  • Social analysis
  • Overview
  • Current strengths
  • Gender equality
  • Current challenges
  • Future prospects
  • Future risks
  • Technological analysis
  • Overview
  • Current strengths
  • Current challenges
  • Future prospects
  • Future risks
  • Legal analysis
  • Overview
  • Current strengths
  • Current challenges
  • Future prospects
  • Future risks
  • Environmental analysis
  • Overview
  • Current strengths
  • Current challenges
  • Future prospects
  • Future risks
  • Political Landscape
  • Summary
  • Evolution
  • Structure and policies
  • Key political figures
  • Structure of government
  • Key political parties
  • Composition of government
  • Key policies
  • Economic
  • Social
  • Foreign and defense policies
  • Performance
  • Governance indicators
  • Outlook
  • Economic Landscape
  • Summary
  • Evolution
  • Structure and policies
  • Financial system overview
  • Financial authorities and regulators
  • Stock exchange
  • Insurance
  • Performance
  • GDP and growth rate
  • GDP composition by sector
  • Fiscal situation
  • Current account
  • Foreign trade
  • External debt
  • International investment position
  • Credit rating
  • Monetary situation: key monetary indicators
  • Employment
  • Outlook
  • Social Landscape
  • Summary
  • Evolution
  • Structure and policies
  • Demographic composition
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Social welfare
  • Performance
  • Healthcare
  • Income distribution
  • Education
  • Outlook
  • Technological Landscape
  • Summary
  • Evolution
  • Structure and policies
  • Intellectual property
  • Research and development
  • Performance
  • Opportunity sectors
  • Research and development
  • Outlook
  • Legal Landscape
  • Summary
  • Evolution
  • Structure and policies
  • Tax regulations
  • VAT
  • Performance
  • Effectiveness of the legal system
  • Outlook
  • Environmental Landscape
  • Summary
  • Evolution
  • Structure and policies
  • Environmental regulations
  • Natural resources management and pollution reduction
  • International co-operation
  • Performance
  • Environmental impact
  • Outlook
  • Appendix
  • ISO codes of selected countries
List of Tables

Table 1: Iceland - key fundamentals
Table 2: Iceland - key facts
Table 3: Analysis of Iceland’s political landscape
Table 4: Analysis of Iceland’s economic landscape
Table 5: Analysis of Iceland’s social landscape
Table 6: Analysis of Iceland’s technology landscape
Table 7: Analysis of Iceland’s legal landscape
Table 8: Analysis of Iceland’s environmental landscape
Table 9: Mid-year population by age (as a percentage of population, by gender), 2016
Table 10: Patents granted by the USPTO, 2009-15

List of Figures

Figure 1: Map of Iceland
Figure 2: Regulatory Quality, 2015
Figure 3: Growth performance among select countries, 2009-16
Figure 4: Labor productivity, 2007-15
Figure 5: Real wage change (Annual)
Figure 6: Female labor participation rate, 2016
Figure 7: Public social expenditure a percentage of GDP, 2016
Figure 8: Poverty rates (ratio of the number of people who fall below the poverty line and the total population), 2013
Figure 9: Ratio of the inactive elderly population aged 65 and over to the labor force
Figure 10: Ratio of the inactive elderly population aged 65 and over to the labor force in Iceland
Figure 11: The quantity of scientific production, 2003-12
Figure 12: Business enterprise expenditure on R&D, 2003 and 2013
Figure 13: Product market regulation, 2013
Figure 14: Barriers to entrepreneurship, 2013
Figure 15: Greenhouse gas emissions per capita
Figure 16: Energy intensity, 2014
Figure 17: Change in energy intensity, since 2000
Figure 18: Iceland - key political events timeline
Figure 19: Iceland - key political figures
Figure 20: Distribution of seats by political parties in the October 2016 elections
Figure 21: Iceland's historical GDP growth, 2005-16
Figure 22: Organizational chart of the FME
Figure 23: GDP and growth rate in Iceland, 2010-20f
Figure 24: Sector-specific GDP in Iceland, 2016
Figure 25: Agricultural output in Iceland, 2010-16
Figure 26: Industrial output in Iceland, 2010-16
Figure 27: Services output in Iceland, 2010-16
Figure 28: Iceland’s external trade position, 2011-16
Figure 29: Consumer price index and CPI-based inflation in Iceland, 2010-20
Figure 30: Unemployment rate in Iceland, 2010-20f
Figure 31: Major religions in Iceland, 2017
Figure 32: Total healthcare expenditure in Iceland, 2008-15
Figure 33: Government expenditure on education in Iceland, 2010-15
Figure 34: Internet users in Iceland, 2010-15
Figure 35: Carbon dioxide emissions in Iceland, 2008-15
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