1. Market Research
  2. > Leisure

Leisure Market Analysis Reports: Industry Research, Trends & Statistics

  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
23 votes

Major sectors under Leisure

Global Leisure Industry

The world hotels, restaurants and leisure market generated almost $2.3 trillion in 2010, according to MarketLine. The industry is one part of the huge travel and tourism industry. The sector is expected to record yearly growth of over 4% through 2015 to reach almost $2.8 trillion. Restaurants led the market in 2010, generating $2.57 trillion, or close to 70% of the overall market. 

Leisure travel fared better than business travel during the economic recession, with less declines in 2009.

Leisure Business Key Market Segments

The global electronic gaming industry (which is part of the toys and games sector) continues to expand, with handheld consoles proving particularly popular, attracting growing numbers of players to the gaming ranks. Computer games are benefitting from easier downloading. Mobile electronic gaming is also gaining in popularity as an increasing number of consumers own mobile devices like smartphones. Arcade gaming is declining in popularity as gamers favor a more personal gaming experience.

The world digital living room (DLR) devices market reached almost $145 billion in 2010, reports BCC Research. The market is expected to record 9.5% yearly growth through 2015 to reach almost $226 billion. Asia represents the largest regional market, generating almost $63 billion in 2010. The sector is expected to record yearly growth in excess of 9% through 2015 to reach $97 billion. The rest of the world is expected to show almost 22% yearly growth in the same period.

The US and the EU lead the world leisure boating industry, reports Koncept Analytics. Motorboats account for over 75% of the industry, with sail boats accounting for the rest. Obstacles to the market include casualties and negative weather conditions.

The golf industry (as part of the global sports industry) saw profit rise almost 1% in 2010 and more than 1% in 2011, according to Mindpower Solutions. The US golf course market is expected to show 4% yearly growth through 2016. The global golf market is highly fragmented, with leading regions including the US, parts of the EU and Japan.

Leisure Sector Regional Markets

China’s online game industry is expected to surpass $8 billion in 2014, reports Pearl Research. In 2010, the market expanded 25% to $5 billion.

China’s budget hotel industry expanded 7% in the second quarter of 2011 to almost 6,410 hotels. Home Inns took over Motel Inn in mid 2011, with more than a 23% stake in the market.

Read more »

Customer Support

Talk to Sam

+44 208 068 8943

130 Reports
Demand, Company, Company Financials
170 Statistics
Market Size, Demand, Finance
2100 Reports
Demand, Supply, Economy
380 Statistics
Market Size, Economy, Demand
37 Reports
Demand, Supply, Market Size
30 Statistics
Market Size, Demand, Finance
310 Reports
Company Financials, Demand, Company
38 Statistics
Market Size, Finance, Company Financials
520 Reports
Demand, Economy, Supply
310 Statistics
Market Size, Demand, Economy
60 Reports
Company Financials, Market Size, Demand
19 Statistics
Finance, Market Size, Company Financials
230 Reports
Demand, Company Financials, Supply
340 Statistics
Market Size, Demand, Finance
180 Reports
Demand, Company Financials, Company
31 Statistics
Market Size, Demand, Finance
100 Reports
Company Financials, Supply, Company
11 Statistics
Market Size, Demographic, Demand
17 Reports
Company Financials, Demand, Supply
7 Statistics
Market Size, Finance, Company Financials
Search in Leisure Industry (About 21000 reports)
Related industries: Food Services, Travel and Tourism, Transportation, Business Services, Financial Services, Consumer Services

About 3600 reports

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers

Pleasure Boats Worldwide

Pleasure Boats Worldwide

  • € 26000
  • Industry report
  • March 2018

The report IC Market Tracking Sail Boats analyzes the market of Sail Boats and the manufacturers.You get an overview of the development of the total market and for the following regions (China, Middle ...

Pleasure Boats in Europe € 7500 March 2018

Recreation Global Market Report 2019 € 7016 January 2019

Fitness Equipment Market by Type, and User: Global Oppo ... € 5686 November 2018

Sports Global Market Report 2019 € 5262 January 2019

Arts Global Market Report 2019 € 5262 January 2019

Amusements Global Market Report 2019 € 5262 January 2019

Leisure Boat Market Analysis Report By New Leisure Boat ... € 4341 June 2018

Online Event Ticketing Market Size, Share & Trends Anal ... € 4341 May 2018

Legal Marijuana Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Re ... € 4341 April 2018


ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.

Make sure you don’t miss any news and follow us on