21st Century Cities & Their Dwellers Reviewed in New Topical Strategy Briefing Report Recently Published at MarketPublishers.com

27 Oct 2011 • by Natalie Aster
21st Century Cities & Their Dwellers Reviewed in New Topical Strategy Briefing Report Recently Published at MarketPublishers.com

LONDON – World cities underwent a considerable expansion within last several centuries. Over 50% of the global population lives in cities today. The current growth is considered to be the most prominent one in the history of mankind. City inhabitants are mostly representatives of the middle class. They require higher living standards. As a result, constant attempts of traders to meet the rising demand of their clients drives to the development new market strategies and trends.

New research report “The Power of Proximity: The Complex Story of 21st Century Cities” elaborated by Euromonitor International has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd.

Report Details:

Title: The Power of Proximity: The Complex Story of 21st Century Cities
Published: October, 2011
Pages: 80
Price: US$ 2,600

The report provides a detailed overview of latest market trends, major market sectors, challenges and factors driving change. Vital data on the world population and spending, GDP growth review, unemployment rates and consumer market issues can be found in the research. Besides, the study reviews a number of countries. The forecast through 2015 is also included.

Report Contents:

Executive Summary

Introduction

History of the City

Table 1 World Population 1800-2050

Chart 1 Urban/Rural Population by Region 2010

21st Century Cities and Urban Living

the Rise of the Megacity

Table 2 Population of the World's Megacities 2010

21st Century Cities

Chart 2 Changes in GDP Growth by Decade, by Region 1980-2020

the Story of Cities Is Multi-faceted

Summary 1 Mature, Rising and Emerging Cities

Mature Cities: Rural Dreams, Novelty and the Cost of Change

Rising Cities: Crucible of Growth

Chart 3 Average Age of BRIC Population 1980-2020

Emerging Cities: Rapid Transformation

the Engine of the Future: Economics of the City

Chart 4 GDP PPP Per Capita vs % Urban Population 2010

Table 3 Middle Class Growth by Region 1990/2005

Chart 5 The Rise Of The Middle Class Consumer: Income Concentration Per Adult by Decile, Major Markets 2010

Chart 6 Consumer Expenditure on Food and Housing as % Total Spending, Major Markets 2010

Chart 7 Gini Index, Major Markets 2010

Chart 8 Proportion of Single-person Households, Major Markets 2010

Chart 9 Age Profiles by Dependency, Major Markets 2010

Blowback: Political Implications of Change

Chart 10 Net Migration, Major Markets 2010

Table 4 Remittances: Inflows and Outflows, Major Markets 2009 and 2010

the Human Zoo: Social Implications of Urban Living

Chart 11 Paradoxes of City Living: City living creates complex social questions

Chart 12 Unemployment Rate Among 15-25 Year-olds, Major Markets 2010

Cities in the Age of Networks - the Importance of Infrastructure

the Connected City

Chart 13 Mobile Phone Subscribers and Internet Users, by Selected Markets 2009/2010

Chart 14 PC, Internet and Broadband Penetration, Major Markets 2010

Chart 15 Mobile Phones Per Capita, Major Markets 2010

Impact on Consumer Markets - Patterns of Change

Summary 2 Mature, Rising and Emerging Cities

Urbanisation Patterns in Major Markets

Brazil

Table 5 Brazil: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 16 Population of Brazil's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

China

Table 6 China: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 17 Population of China's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Egypt

Table 7 Egypt: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 18 Population of Egypt's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

India

Table 8 India: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 19 Population of India's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Indonesia

Table 9 Indonesia: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 20 Population of Indonesia's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Japan

Table 10 Japan: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 21 Population of Japan's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Mexico

Table 11 Mexico: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 22 Population of Mexico's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Nigeria

Table 12 Nigeria: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 23 Population of Nigeria's Major Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Russia

Table 13 Russia: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 24 Population of Russia's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Turkey

Table 14 Turkey: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 25 Population of Turkey's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

UK

Table 15 UK: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 26 Population of UK's Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

US

Table 16 US: Population and Spending 1990-2020

Chart 27 Population of the US' Main Cities 2000/2005/2010/2015

Future Outlook

Table 17 GDP Growth (%) by Region 2010 Actual, 2011-2015 Forecast

Summary 3 Cityscope 2025 City/Metropolitan Region Rankings

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