GfK GeoMarketing Map of the Month -- January, 2009 - Purchasing Power USA


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Bruchsal, January 19, 2009  

Map of the Month - January

Purchasing Power USA

GfK GeoMarketing has produced a map illustrating the distribution of purchasing power in the USA. (data & map: GfK GeoMarketing).

According to the GfK study on purchasing power in the US, citizens living in California, Florida and states on the East Coast have on average more disposable annual income than the national average. Regions around major cities such as Chicago, Houston, and Seattle are also more affluent. These higher-earning areas are shaded pink and purple on the map.

Purchasing Power USA - GfK GeoMarketing

This is the first time that GfK GeoMarketing, a Germany-based market research company, has calculated region-specific purchasing power figures for all of the US.

In Europe, GfK Purchasing Power is the recognized benchmark for assessing market potential for B2C companies such as the retail industry. GfK, the world’s fourth-ranked market research institute, has been providing yearly updates of the purchasing power study for Germany since 1934.

For more information on GfK purchasing power, visit

Download the map in high-resolution *.PDF format (21 x 14.8 cm) here (approx. 0.6 MB).

The map may be freely distributed and reproduced if the following attribution is included: “Illustration: GfK GeoMarketing”.

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About GfK GeoMarketing

GfK GeoMarketing is one of Europe’s largest providers of geomarketing solutions for customers from all branches of trade. Its services include:

  • Consultancy and reports Consultancy and reports
  • Market data Market data
  • Digital maps Digital maps
  • RegioGraph DISTRICT RegioGraph and DISTRICT geomarketing software solutions

The company is a subsidiary of the international GfK network. Ranked among the world’s top 5 market research organizations, the GfK Group consists of 115 subsidiaries and approximately 10,000 employees, with operations in more than 100 countries.

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