Demographics & Culture
Investment insights from Capital Group
Global spending on digital transformation (trillions USD)
Source: Statista. Forecasts for 2020–2024 are as of November 2020. Digital transformation refers to the adoption of digital technology to transform business processes and services from non-digital to digital. This encompasses, for example, moving data to the cloud, using technological devices and tools for communication and collaboration, and automating processes.
Global share of CO2 emissions
Source: Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction, 2020 Global Status Report. Data includes all CO2 emissions in 2019.
E-commerce as % ot total sales
Sources: Capital Group, company financials. Target and Costco reflect fiscal year 2020 and 2019 sales. Home Depot reflects fourth quarter 2020 and fourth quarter 2019 sales
Cumulative return since January 1, 2020
Source: Refinitiv Datastream. As of 31/7/21. Returns are total returns in USD.
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