Taipei city is the fourth largest in Taiwan and accounts for 11.5% of the nation’s population. It is the economic, political and cultural hub of Taiwan. The city with strong presence of service sector is a key contributor to the Taiwan’s economy contributing around 11.4% of the national GDP. The city's economy is dominated by tourism, financial intermediation, real estate; wholesale and retail trade; hotels and restaurants
“City Profile - Taipei” 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 Taipei. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.
- The service sectors remain the key contributors to the regional economy - and the major employers.
- Taipei is one of the major tourist destinations in Taiwan, for both domestic and international tourists. The tourism and hospitality sectors experienced healthy growth in 2016.
- 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.
Technology and Infrastructure
Internal Transport Networks
Business Environment Analysis
Travel and Tourism
Construction and Real Estate
Real Estate Market
Consumption, Income and Prices
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List of Tables
Table 1: Taipei - key facts (estimates), 2016
Table 2: Taipei - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Taipei - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Taipei - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 (US$)
Table 5: Taipei - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 6: Taipei - main universities, 2016
Table 7: Taipei - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 8: Taipei - mass transit network indicators, 2016
Table 9: Taipei - Taiwan Taoyuan international airport key indicators, 2009-16
Table 10: Taipei - Taipei Songshan airport key indicators, 2009-16
Table 11: Taipei - Fortune 500 companies with main HQ in the city, 2016
Table 12: Taipei - office rents, Q4, 2016
Table 13: Taipei - international guest arrivals by residence
Table 14: Taipei - top tourist attraction locations
Table 15: Taipei - MICE and other events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Taipei - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Taipei - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Taipei - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25
Figure 4: Taipei - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Figure 5: Taipei - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)