ICT Industry Analysis



ICT sector value added - analysis by sub-sectors

Box 1: List of NACE Rev. 2 ICT sub-sectors














Figure 2-1: ICT VA share of GDP by sub-sector (2010, 2011)

Source: Eurostat, elaborated by Ivie and JRC-IPTS
The two largest ICT services sub-sectors in the EU -Computer programming, consultancy and related activities and Telecommunications- represented almost 72% of the total VA produced by the ICT sector in 2011.





















Figure 2-2: Comparison of ICT manufacturing and services: distribution of VA among the biggest Member State contributors (2011)

Note: New MS are Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia. Rest of old MS comprise Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg and Portugal.
Source: Eurostat, elaborated by Ivie and JRC-IPTS

Germany dominates ICT manufacturing, followed by Italy, the UK, Sweden and France. ICT services sector is dominated by a group of four countries: the UK, France, Germany and Italy, that represented 61.66% of the total EU ICT services VA.