Table 6-3
Global value added for selected service industries, by region/country/economy: Selected years, 1995–2010
(Percent distribution)
 
Service industry and region/country/economy 1995   1997   1999   2001   2004   2006   2008   2010
 
Wholesale and retail                              
Global value added (current $billions) 3,692.4   3,732.6   3,791.4   3,836.2   4,855.6   5,570.3   6,775.7   6,956.5
All countries/ regions/economies 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 26.7   29.9   32.5   34.3   30.5   29.5   24.5   24.7
EU 26.1   24.8   25.2   23.6   27.8   26.3   26.9   23.2
Japan 23.0   18.4   18.2   16.1   13.9   11.4   10.7   10.6
China 2.3   3.0   3.2   3.8   3.9   4.5   6.3   8.7
Asia-8 5.9   6.2   5.7   5.9   6.3   7.3   7.5   8.8
ROW 16.0   17.7   15.2   16.2   17.5   20.9   24.1   24.2
Real estate                              
Global value added (current $billions) 2,592.6   2,625.7   2,770.6   2,899.1   3,745.9   4,217.9   5,165.1   5,094.3
All countries/ regions/economies 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 31.9   35.1   36.9   40.1   35.7   35.3   32.7   31.5
EU 31.5   30.0   29.3   26.9   33.1   33.1   34.4   31.0
Japan 21.9   17.7   18.0   16.7   14.8   12.3   11.6   13.4
China 1.4   1.7   1.8   2.2   2.5   3.2   4.2   6.7
Asia-8 3.3   3.7   3.1   3.2   3.2   3.6   3.5   3.8
ROW 10.0   11.8   10.9   10.9   10.8   12.4   13.5   13.6
Transport and storage                              
Global value added (current $billions) 1,181.3   1,179.6   1,199.6   1,218.0   1,616.9   1,876.3   2,342.3   2,426.5
All countries/ regions/economies 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 16.5   18.7   20.3   20.7   17.7   17.4   14.8   14.1
EU 30.6   29.8   30.7   28.8   33.3   31.7   32.4   27.2
Japan 23.7   17.8   17.6   15.9   13.4   10.6   9.8   10.5
China 4.1   5.1   6.0   7.6   7.7   8.8   10.4   13.9
Asia-8 6.8   7.2   6.6   6.7   7.3   8.0   7.8   8.8
ROW 18.3   21.4   18.7   20.3   20.6   23.5   24.8   25.6
Restaurants and hotels                              
Global value added (current $billions) 704.2   733.6   799.8   817.1   1,053.7   1,202.2   1,441.0   1,483.3
All countries/ regions/economies 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 26.9   30.1   33.1   36.3   32.6   32.0   27.8   27.6
EU 29.0   28.1   28.4   26.9   32.2   31.6   32.6   29.4
Japan 21.2   17.5   16.8   14.9   13.1   10.9   10.7   11.8
China 2.7   3.3   3.5   4.1   4.6   5.4   7.0   7.9
Asia-8 6.0   6.0   4.9   5.0   5.2   6.0   6.0   6.8
ROW 14.2   15.1   13.3   13.0   12.2   14.1   15.8   16.5
 

EU = European Union; ROW = rest of world

NOTES: Value added is amount contributed by country, firm, or other entity to value of good or service and excludes purchases of domestic and imported materials and inputs. Asia-8 includes India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. China includes Hong Kong. EU excludes Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, and Slovenia. Percents may not add to 100% because of rounding.

SOURCE: IHS Global Insight, World Industry Service database (2011).

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