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The World in 2030: 10 Key Statistics

February 3rd, 2014
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What are the economic and consumer trends that will shape the world throughout the next 17 years? With births outstripping deaths by two to one, the global population will grow by 17% between 2014 and 2030. Global GDP will expand by 89% – compared to 76% in the previous 17 years (1997-2013).  With the average age globally 34 years in 2030, compared to 26 years in 1997, the ageing population will be impacting all consumer trends.

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Sarah Boumphrey

Sarah has 15 years’ experience in economic and consumer research. In her role as Head of Strategic, Economic and Consumer Insight, she focuses on translating economic and consumer trends information into useful insight. Sarah leads the development of our macroeconomic and consumer trend content, with a special interest in emerging markets.

  • Mirko Maternini

    Hi Sarah, this is very interesting. Would you be able to share the same analysis run 1 of few years ago to have a comparative baseline.
    Thanks, Mirko

  • Sarah Boumphrey

    Hi Mirko, Glad you like it. Unfortunately we don’t have a comparative baseline because we have only just begun to forecast out to 2030. Sarah

  • Paco

    What about liquids…?

  • mohamed ismail

    how to down load this report