Birmingham is the third-biggest city in the UK in terms of area and is part of the Birmingham metropolitan region. The city contributed about 1.4% of the national economy. Rapid growth in the industry and tertiary sectors and improvements in professional / business services and real estate are expected to be major drivers of growth.
“City Profile - Birmingham” 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 Birmingham. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.
- The industry and service sectors remain the key contributor to the regional economy - and the major employers.
- Birmingham is one of the key tourist destinations in the United Kingdom 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.
- 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: Birmingham city - key facts (estimates), 2017
Table 2: Birmingham city - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Birmingham city - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Birmingham city - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 (US$)
Table 5: Birmingham city - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 6: Birmingham city - main universities, 2017
Table 7: Birmingham city - population comparison, 2000-25 (million)
Table 8: Birmingham city - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 9: Birmingham city - mass transit network indicators, 2016
Table 10: Birmingham city - key airport indicators
Table 11: Birmingham city - office rents, Q3 2017
Table 12: Birmingham city - international arrivals by country of residence (000’s)
Table 13: Birmingham city - international arrivals visitors by purpose (000’s)
Table 14 : Birmingham city - MICE and other events 2018
Table 15: Birmingham city - dwellings stock
List of Figures
Figure 1: Birmingham city - real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Birmingham city - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Birmingham city - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25
Figure 4: Birmingham city - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Figure 5: Birmingham city - population comparison, 2000-25
Figure 6: Birmingham city - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)