Media Global Group of Eight (G8) Industry Guide 2015-2024


The G8 Media industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: industry size (value 2015-19, and forecast to 2024). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the industry.

Key Highlights

  • The G8 countries contributed $692.8 billion in 2019 to the global media industry, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.6% between 2015 and 2019. The G8 countries are expected to reach a value of $723.5 billion in 2024, with a CAGR of 0.9% over the 2019-24 period.
  • Among the G8 nations, the US is the leading country in the media industry, with market revenues of $397.0 billion in 2019. This was followed by Japan and the UK, with a value of $106.9 and $58.9 billion, respectively.
  • The US is expected to lead the media industry in the G8 nations with a value of $408.4 billion in 2016, followed by Japan and the UK with expected values of $109.7 and $69.1 billion, respectively.


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  • Compares data from the US, Canada, Germany, France, UK, Italy, Russia and Japan, alongside individual chapters on each country

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