United States (US) PESTLE Insights – A Macroeconomic Outlook Report

Pages: 52 Published: January 20, 2023 Report Code: GDER0033

According to GlobalData estimates, financial intermediation, real estate and business activities contributed 34.3% towards GVA, followed by wholesale, retail, hotels (15%), and mining, manufacturing and utilities (14.1%). The three sectors are forecast to grow by 5.4%, 5.9%, and 5.6%, respectively, in 2023.

New York, Texas, California and Illinois contributed 35.6% to the US GDP in Q3 2022 and accounted for 30.5% of the total population as of July 2022.

The SPX Index exhibited a downward trend over past year. As of January 2, 2023, the Index stood at 3,839.5, compared to 4,766.2 on January 2, 2022.


– The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act was signed into a law on November 15, 2021. It envisages $1.2 trillion of investment over next five years, of which $550 billion is earmarked for roads and bridges, water infrastructure, among others.

Reasons to Buy

– Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.

– PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations

– Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.

– This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.

Key Players


Table of Contents

Table of Contents

List of Exhibits

Did You Know?

Country Highlights

US Sanctions on Russia

The Road to Economic Recovery

Country Snapshot

Political Landscape

Economic Landscape

Social Landscape

Technological Landscape

Legal Landscape

Environmental Landscape


List of Figures

List of Figures

Exhibit 1: US performance in terms of its country risk analysis in comparison to North America and the World

Exhibit 2: Performance overview (score: 1-100)

Exhibit 3: Broad categories and weights behind the index

Exhibit 4: The US stock market index

Exhibit 5: Key sectors’ contribution to the economy (2018-25f)

Exhibit 6: Net international investment position (Q1 2021-Q3 2022) and direct investment position by industry (2020-21)

Exhibit 7: Direct investment position by country (2020-21) and share of FDI by region (2021)

Exhibit 8: Key infrastructure indicators (2020)

Exhibit 9: Real GDP and household consumption growth rate (2018-25f)

Exhibit 10: Real GDP growth rate comparison (2022e)

Exhibit 11: Volume of export and import of goods and services (2018-25f)

Exhibit 12: Current account balance (2018-25f)

Exhibit 13: Top three commodity exports, % of total exports (2018-21)

Exhibit 14: Electrical machinery and equipment, % of total exports (2021)

Exhibit 15: Interest rates (December 2018 – December 2022)

Exhibit 16: Exchange rate (2018-25f)

Exhibit 17: General government deficit (2018-25f)

Exhibit 18: General government debt (2018-25f)

Exhibit 19: Unemployment rate (2018-25f)

Exhibit 20: Average annual wages (2018-25f)

Exhibit 21: Labor cost index (2018-25f)

Exhibit 22: Rural/urban share of total population (1995, 2005, 2015, 2025f)

Exhibit 23: Age-group share of total population (1995, 2005, 2015, 2025f)

Exhibit 24: Gender split (1995, 2005, 2015, 2025f)

Exhibit 25: Internet users as a percentage of total population, mobile penetration rate and broadband penetration rate (2022e)

Exhibit 26: Number of patents granted per million population (2021)

Exhibit 27: High-technology exports, % of manufactured exports (2021)

Exhibit 28: Doing business in the US, 2020

Exhibit 29: Corruption perceptions index (rankings) (2021)

Exhibit 30: Renewable energy capacity (2016-20)

Exhibit 31: CO2 emissions (2017-21)


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