Bay Area Fast Facts

Global & National Competitiveness

With a GDP of $535 billion, the Bay Area ranks 19th in the world when compared to national economies. At $74,815, the Bay Area has the highest GDP per capita in the United States and ranks ahead of global peers such as London ($56,997) and Singapore ($43,867). The region is at the cutting edge of global technology, and is a leader in many key indicators of regional, global and national competitiveness, including: