Forecasts

An extensive range of market forecasts for many key segments of the digital economy.

You will find a mixture of forecasts for specific markets, technology companies and also key macro indicators - which are all directly relevant to the digital economy worldwide.

Most of the data tables included here cover the period 2005 to 2020 with many covering the period 2000 to 2025. The majority of the data tables also include country-level break outs for up to 71 countries worldwide.

All forecasts are provided in the form of downloadable Excel spreadsheets which contain extensive methodological notes and sample charts.

Title Units Years Geographic Coverage Publication Date
Apple
Apple - Revenues - TotalUSD, Millions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Revenues - iPhoneUSD, Millions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Revenues - iPadUSD, Millions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Revenues - Apple WatchUSD, Millions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Revenues - ServicesUSD, Millions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Revenues - OtherUSD, Millions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Unit Shipments - iPhoneMillions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Unit Shipments - iPadMillions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Unit Shipments - Apple WatchMillions2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Average Selling Price - iPhoneUSD2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Average Selling Price - iPadUSD2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Apple - Average Selling Price - Apple WatchUSD2012 to 2020WorlwideDec-15
Connected TV
Connected Television - Active Installed Base - Dedicated Consumer BoxesMillions2012 to 20206 RegionsJan-15
Connected Television - Active Installed Base - Games ConsolesMillions2012 to 20206 RegionsJan-15
Connected Television - Active Installed Base - Homes - At Least One TechnologyMillions2012 to 20206 RegionsJan-15
Connected Television - Active Installed Base - Standalone Blu-ray PlayersMillions2012 to 20206 RegionsJan-15
Connected Television - Active Installed Base - Streaming SticksMillions2012 to 20206 RegionsJan-15
Connected Television - Active Installed Base - Units - All TechnologiesMillions2012 to 20206 RegionsJan-15
Facebook
Facebook - Average Revenue per UserUSD2013 to 202052 countries11-Mar-15
Facebook - Monthly Active UsersMillions2012 to 202052 countries11-Mar-15
Facebook - RevenueUSD, Millions2013 to 202052 countries11-Mar-15
Fixed Broadband Subscriptions
Fixed Broadband - Subscriptions - All TypesThousands2000 to 202571 countries14-Apr-15
Fixed Broadband - Subscriptions - All Types - Penetration to HouseholdsPercent2000 to 202571 countries14-Apr-15
Fixed Broadband - Subscriptions - All Types - Penetration to PopulationPercent2000 to 202571 countries14-Apr-15
Households
Households - Number of Private ResidencesThousands2000 to 202571 countries11-Feb-15
Households - Average Number of Individuals per HouseholdUnits2000 to 202571 countries11-Feb-15
Internet of Things (IoT)
IoT - Internet Spending - TotalUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - TotalUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - Digital AdvertisingUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - Mobile BroadbandUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - Fixed BroadbandUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - Pay-TV/IPTVUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - SmartphonesUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - SmartwatchesUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2C - Online RetailUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Internet Spending - B2BUSD, Billions2012 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Economic Impact - Spending on Total InternetUSD, Trillions1989 to 2039Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Economic Impact - Spending on 'pre-IoT Internet'USD, Trillions1989 to 2039Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Economic Impact - Spending on 'IoT Internet'USD, Trillions1989 to 2039Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Economic Impact - Spending on 'pre-IoT Internet' - Percent GDPPercent1989 to 2039Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Economic Impact - Spending on 'IoT Internet' - Percent GDPPercent1989 to 2039Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - TotalMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - PeopleMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - Physical Objects - AutomotiveMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - Physical Objects - Home DevicesMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - Physical Objects - IndustrialMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - Physical Objects - Personal DevicesMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
IoT - Number of Connected Things - ServicesMillions2010 to 2018Worldwide23-Sep-15
Internet Users
Internet Users - Monthly Active Users (MAUs)Millions2012 to 202052 countries14-Dec-14
Internet Users - Penetration to Population (All Ages)Percent2012 to 202052 countries14-Dec-14
Internet Users - Penetration to (Age 8 to 80 years)Percent2012 to 202052 countries14-Dec-14
LinkedIn
LinkedIn - Average Revenue per UserUSD2013 to 202052 countries11-Mar-15
LinkedIn - Monthly Active UsersMillions2012 to 202052 countries11-Mar-15
LinkedIn - RevenueUSD, Millions2013 to 202052 countries11-Mar-15
Music - Recorded
Music - Recorded - Physical and Digital Formats - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Recorded - Physical Formats - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Recorded - Digital Formats - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Recorded - Digital Formats - Downloads - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Recorded - Digital Formats - Subscriptions - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Recorded - Digital Formats - Ad-supported - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Recorded - Digital Formats - Other - Trade RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Music - Digital Formats – Subscription Services - Active Paying SubscribersMillions2013 to 202046 countries02-Apr-15
Netflix
Netflix - Active SubscribersMillions2007 to 202065 countries17-Nov-15
Netflix - Service RevenuesUSD, Millions2008 to 202065 countries17-Nov-15
Online Retail
Online Retail - Total ExpenditureUSD, Billions2000 to 202571 countries21-Aug-15
Online Retail - Average Expenditure per Internet User per MonthUSD2000 to 202552 countries21-Aug-15
OTT Internet Television
OTT Internet Television - Service Revenues - TotalUSD, Millions2005 to 202047 countires11-Nov-15
OTT Internet Television - Service Revenues - SVODUSD, Millions2005 to 202047 countires11-Nov-15
OTT Internet Television - Service Revenues - Digital Retail (EST/DTO)USD, Millions2005 to 202047 countires11-Nov-15
OTT Internet Television - Service Revenues - Digital Rental (PPV)USD, Millions2005 to 202047 countires11-Nov-15
OTT Internet Television - Service Revenues - AdvertisingUSD, Millions2005 to 202047 countires11-Nov-15
OTT Internet Television - Active Users - SVODMillions2005 to 202047 countires11-Nov-15
Pandora Media
Pandora - Active Users - TotalMillions2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Active Users - Premium SubscribersMillions2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Active Users - Ad-supportedMillions2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Average Revenue per User - Premium SubscribersUSD2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Average Revenue per User - Ad-supported UsersUSD2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Revenues - TotalUSD, Millions2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Revenues - Premium SubscriptionsUSD, Millions2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Pandora - Revenues - AdvertisingUSD, Millions2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Population
Population - Individuals - All AgesMillions2000 to 202571 countries07-Jan-15
Population - Individuals - 8 to 80 Years OnlyUSD, Millions2000 to 202571 countries07-Jan-15
Physical Video
Physical Format Video - DVD & Blu-ray Consumer SpendingUSD, Millions2005 to 202047 countries17-Nov-15
Physical Format Video - DVD & Blu-ray Consumer Spending per TV HouseholdUSD2005 to 202047 countries17-Nov-15
Smart Homes
Smart Homes - Installed Base - Active HouseholdsMillions2010 to 202215 countries11-Jan-16
Smart Homes - Revenues - Consumer SpendingUSD, Millions2010 to 202215 countries11-Jan-16
Smart Homes - Average Consumer Spending per Smart HomeUSD2010 to 202215 countries11-Jan-16
Smart TV Sets
Smart TV Sets - Households Owning at Least One Smart TV SetThousands2000 to 202571 countries24-Jun-15
Smart TV Sets - Households Owning at Least One Smart TV Set - Active UseThousands2000 to 202571 countries24-Jun-15
Smart TV Sets - Installed BaseThousands2000 to 202571 countries24-Jun-15
Smart TV Sets - Unit ShipmentsMillions2000 to 202571 countries24-Jun-15
Smartwatches
Smartwatches - Retail Revenues - Other VendorsUSD, Millions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Smartwatches - Average Selling Price - Other VendorsUSD2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Smartwatches - Average Selling Price - Apple WatchUSD2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Smartwatches - Retail Revenues - Apple WatchUSD, Millions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Smartwatches - Unit Shipments - Apple WatchMillions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Smartwatches - Unit Shipments - Other VendorsMillions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Smartphones - Installed Base
Smartphones - Installed Base - All Operating SystemsMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - AndroidMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - BlackBerryMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - iOSMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - SymbianMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - WindowsMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - OtherMillions2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - Share - AndroidPercent2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - Share - BlackberryPercent2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - Share - iOSPercent2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - Share - SymbianPercent2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Installed Base - Share - WindowsPercent2000 to 202571 countries04-Feb-16
Smartphones - Unit Shipments
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - All Operating SystemsMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - AndroidMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - BlackBerryMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - iOSMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - SymbianMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - WindowsMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - OtherMillions2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - Share - AndroidPercent2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - Share - BlackBerryPercent2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - Share - iOSPercent2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - Share - SymbianPercent2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - Share - WindowsPercent2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Smartphones - Unit Shipments - Share - OtherPercent2000 to 202571 countries26-Oct-15
Social Media
Social Media - Average Revenue per User (ARPU)USD2013 to 202052 countries02-Jan-15
Social Media - Monthly Active UsersMillions2013 to 202052 countries02-Jan-15
Social Media - RevenuesUSD, Millions2013 to 202052 countries02-Jan-15
Spotify
Spotify - Active Users - Premium SubscribersMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide20-May-15
Spotify - Active Users - Ad-supportedMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide20-May-15
Spotify - Average Revenue per User - Premium SubscribersUSD2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Spotify - Average Revenue per User - Ad-supported UsersUSD2011 to 2019Worldwide20-Jan-15
Spotify - Revenue - TotalUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide20-May-15
Spotify - Revenue - AdvertisingUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide20-May-15
Spotify - Revenue - Premium SubscriptionsUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide20-May-15
Tablets
Tablets - Installed Base - Users - All Operating SystemsMillions2010 to 201924 countries18-Mar-15
Tablets - Unit Shipments - All Operating SystemsMillions2010 to 201924 countries18-Mar-15
TV Households
TV Households - Number of Homes Having at Least One TV SetThousands2000 to 202571 countries24-Feb-15
TV Households - Percent of Homes Having at Least One TV SetPercent2000 to 202571 countries24-Feb-15
TV Sets
TV Sets - All Types - Unit ShipmentsUnits2000 to 202571 countries25-Apr-15
TV Sets - All Types - Installed Base - All TV SetsMillions2000 to 202571 countries25-Apr-15
TV Sets - All Types - Installed Base - Average Number of TV Sets per TV HouseholdPercent2000 to 202571 countries25-Apr-15
Twitter
Twitter - Average Revenue per UserUSD2013 to 202052 countries24-Feb-15
Twitter - Monthly Active UsersMillions2012 to 202052 countries24-Feb-15
Twitter - RevenueUSD, Millions2013 to 202052 countries24-Feb-15
Watches
Watches - Unit ShipmentsMillions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Unit Shipments - Swiss by Price SegmentMillions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Unit Shipments - Non-Swiss by Price SegmentMillions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Retail RevenuesUSD, Millions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Retail Revenues - Swiss by Price SegmentUSD, Millions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Retail Revenues - Non-Swiss by Price SegmentUSD, Millions2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Average Selling Price (ASP)USD2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Average Selling Price (ASP) - Swiss by Price SegmentUSD2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Watches - Average Selling Price (ASP) - Non-Swiss by Price SegmentUSD2015 to 2021Worldwide04-Mar-15
Wearable Technology
Wearable Technology - Unit Shipments - Total MarketMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Unit Shipments - Smart WatchesMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Unit Shipments - Smart GlassesMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Unit Shipments - Fitness and Activity TrackersMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Unit Shipments - Sports Performance MonitorsMillions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Retail Value - Total MarketUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Retail Value - Smart WatchesUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Retail Value - Smart GlassesUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Retail Value - Fitness and Activity TrackersUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Retail Value - Sports Performance MonitorsUSD, Millions2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Average Selling Price - Smart WatchesUSD2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Average Selling Price - Smart GlassesUSD2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Average Selling Price - Fitness and Activity TrackersUSD2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Average Selling Price - Sports Performance MonitorsUSD2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Shipments - Smart WatchesPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Shipments - Smart GlassesPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Shipments - Fitness and Activity TrackersPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Shipments - Sports Performance MonitorsPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Retail Value - Smart WatchesPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Retail Value - Smart GlassesPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Retail Value - Fitness and Activity TrackersPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
Wearable Technology - Market Share - Retail Value - Sports Performance MonitorsPercent2014 to 2020Worldwide02-Feb-15
YouTube
YouTube - Average Revenue per UserUSD2013 to 202052 countries02-Jan-15
YouTube - Monthly Active UsersMillions2012 to 202052 countries02-Jan-15
YouTube - RevenueUSD, Millions2013 to 202052 countries02-Jan-15