This website introduces our full range of B2B services in both Japanese and English language.

Subscription Services

We publish analysis, forecasts and data that are instantly accessible and continuously updated. The world's leading organisations rely on our website and databases to keep them constantly informed about what is happening around the world now and what it will look like tomorrow.

Country Analysis

Our in-house team of experts and our global network of contributors allows us to cover over 200 countries in great detail.


Data Services

The EIU provides its dataset and forecast numbers as part of our regular reports and as separate web-based solutions.


Industry Analysis

We have developed a range of services that help organisations to better understand current trends and future developments in their industry and within their priority markets.


Risk Services

We offer a unique range of highly respected and reliable services to help you assess and minimise the risks facing your business around the world.


Worldwide Cost of Living

This unique survey incorporates straightforward comparative cost of living indices between a base city and one or more host cities of your choice where a general index is supplied and individual category indices for different sub-baskets are also represented. All prices and underlying scores are also supplied. Indices can be individually tailored in a variety of user-friendly ways: from choosing exchange rates to omitting items or series. Data is comprehensive and covers over 400 individual price points across 160 products and services in over 140 cities in 92 countries.


Featured Practices


EIU Healthcare is a global healthcare practice that brings together two specialised consultancies, Bazian and Clearstate, with EIU's outstanding and world renowned analytical, econometric & strategic advisory services, to provide you with healthcare intelligence that is second to none.


Public Policy

We are the global public policy practice of The Economist Intelligence Unit, providing evidence-based research for policy makers and stakeholders seeking measurable outcomes.



Our consulting practice – EIU Canback – helps consumer-facing companies to enter new markets as well as deliver greater success in current markets. We work globally, supporting senior management with strategic initiatives, M& A due diligence, demand forecasting and other issues of fundamental importance to their corporations.


Consultancy Solutions

Our clients ask us to solve problems that are specific to them. Whether it is deciding which Latin American country will provide the best operating environment for a logistics business, predicting which cities in China will emerge in the coming years to have the most favourable income levels and socio-demographics for a specific consumer product or assessing distribution channels in Africa for construction equipment, we can help.

Economic, political and socio-demographic forecasting

Bespoke modelling and scenario analysis

Country and city forecasting

Industry analysis

Risk analysis

Identify market opportunities

Location benchmarking