Welcome to marketing on a global scale: the 5,000 largest businesses in the world - at your fingertips.

Introducing the Global5000 Database

With the Global5000 Database, you have access to:

  • 5000 Companies in
  • 30 Major Industry Segments and
  • Over 50 different Countries

Currently, the database contains a total of 5,000 active company records in the file representing $56 trillion (USD) of revenue and 146 million employees.

This select group of companies represent approximately 70% of the WorldWide GDP. The revenue per employee for these top companies in the world is over $383,000. The database has a lot more to offer you…

The Global 5000 is a researched & compiled database with a goal of finding the 5000 largest companies in the world.

Based on revenue/sales generated, The Global 5000 contains both public and private companies, covering all industries in all countries.
We go beyond existing lists and rankings of products like the Fortune 1000 or Forbes private rankings.

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The Global 5000 by Industry

Each company in the database is assigned to an industry segment based on here they derive the majority of their revenue from. Those segments are then rolled up to industry segments. The table below shows the number of companies in each industry alongside the largest...

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