Boston is among the 10 most populous metropolitan regions in the US and accounted for 2.2% of the national GDP. The city is a key contributor to the regional economy with strong presence of service sector. The area's economy is dominated by international trade, financial intermediation, real estate: wholesale and retail trade: hotels and restaurants.
“City Profile - Boston” 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 Boston. 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. - The Petroleum and liquefied natural gas handled at the port terminals serve most of the state’s fuel requirement.
- Boston is one of the key tourist destinations in the US, for both domestic and international tourists. The tourism and hospitality sectors experienced healthy growth in 2016. 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.
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Internal Transport Networks
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Real Estate Market
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List of Tables
Table 1: Boston metropolitan area - key facts (estimates), 2016
Table 2: Boston metropolitan area - real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Boston metropolitan area - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Boston metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 (US$)
Table 5: Boston metropolitan area - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 6: Boston metropolitan area - main universities, 2017
Table 7: Boston metropolitan area - population comparison, 2000-25 (million)
Table 8: Boston metropolitan area - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 9: Boston metropolitan area - mass transit network indicators, 2016
Table 10: Boston metropolitan area - Logan International Airport key indicators
Table 11: Boston city - Fortune 500 Companies with Main HQ in the city, 2016
Table 12: Boston city - office rents, Q2 2017
Table 13: Boston metropolitan area- international arrivals by country of residence
Table 14: Boston city - MICE and other events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Boston metropolitan area - real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Boston metropolitan area - economic growth comparison, (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Boston metropolitan area - GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25
Figure 4: Boston metropolitan area - employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Figure 5: Boston metropolitan area - population comparison, 2000-25
Figure 6: Boston metropolitan area - population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)