European Union - Market capitalization of listed companies

Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (current US$)

The latest value for Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (current US$) in European Union was 7,059,080,000,000 as of 2008. Over the past 33 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 14,357,600,000,000 in 2007 and 213,796,000,000 in 1976.

Definition: Market capitalization (also known as market value) is the share price times the number of shares outstanding (including their several classes) for listed domestic companies. Investment funds, unit trusts, and companies whose only business goal is to hold shares of other listed companies are excluded. Data are end of year values converted to U.S. dollars using corresponding year-end foreign exchange rates.

Source: World Federation of Exchanges database.

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Year Value
1975 241,404,000,000
1976 213,796,000,000
1977 256,115,000,000
1978 349,442,000,000
1979 245,645,000,000
1980 240,313,000,000
1981 363,813,000,000
1982 370,402,000,000
1983 450,295,000,000
1984 453,275,000,000
1985 776,460,000,000
1986 1,159,550,000,000
1987 1,393,490,000,000
1988 1,625,870,000,000
1989 2,105,110,000,000
1990 2,013,550,000,000
1991 2,307,610,000,000
1992 2,125,860,000,000
1993 2,652,670,000,000
1994 2,845,830,000,000
1995 3,354,110,000,000
1996 4,185,560,000,000
1997 5,085,100,000,000
1998 6,370,300,000,000
1999 8,999,670,000,000
2000 8,379,520,000,000
2001 6,870,710,000,000
2002 5,670,180,000,000
2003 7,880,480,000,000
2004 9,059,980,000,000
2005 9,371,590,000,000
2006 12,454,200,000,000
2007 14,357,600,000,000
2008 7,059,080,000,000

Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (% of GDP)

Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (% of GDP) in European Union was 39.45 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 96.28 in 2000, while its lowest value was 7.74 in 1980.

Definition: Market capitalization (also known as market value) is the share price times the number of shares outstanding (including their several classes) for listed domestic companies. Investment funds, unit trusts, and companies whose only business goal is to hold shares of other listed companies are excluded. Data are end of year values.

Source: World Federation of Exchanges database.

See also:

Year Value
1975 15.68
1976 13.34
1977 15.03
1978 15.50
1979 8.95
1980 7.74
1981 13.34
1982 13.94
1983 17.65
1984 19.03
1985 30.83
1986 33.64
1987 32.76
1988 34.16
1989 43.49
1990 33.60
1991 37.14
1992 31.23
1993 41.63
1994 41.97
1995 41.32
1996 51.22
1997 65.39
1998 78.50
1999 96.02
2000 96.28
2001 76.89
2002 57.92
2003 66.18
2004 67.79
2005 69.39
2006 86.34
2007 86.22
2008 39.45

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Capital markets