Research and Markets: 2011 Worldwide Fast Food Restaurants Industry Report with 2012 Forecasts

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "2011 Worldwide Fast Food Restaurants Industry Report" report to their offering.

The Fast Food Restaurants Industry report, published annually, contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts and demographics. The report features 2011 current and 2012 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) for the 47 largest world countries, such as Japan, China, India, Russia, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, UK, France, Germany, Italy and U.S.. The report also includes industry definition, 5-year historical trends on industry sales, establishments and employment and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries, fast food chains, drive-in restaurants, carry-out only restaurants, delicatessens, and ice cream stands.

Please note, this report offers statistical information only and does not include an analysis of the figures.

Industry Definition NAICS 72221: Fast Food Restaurants. This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of prepared food and drinks for on-premise or immediate consumption. Caterers and industrial and institutional food service establishments are also included in this business.

Related Industries

  • Full-Service Restaurants
  • Grocery Retailers
  • Grocery Wholesalers
  • Packaged Food Manufacturing

U.S. Census Categories NAICS 72221 Fast Food Restaurants is almost comparable to: 100% of SIC 5812 Limited Service Restaurants


  • Eating places
  • Ice cream, soft drink and soda fountain stands
  • Coffee shop
  • Concessionaire
  • Delicatessen (eating places)
  • Frozen yogurt stand
  • Drive-in restaurant
  • Ice cream stands or dairy bars
  • Fast-food restaurant, chain
  • Snow cone stand
  • Fast-food restaurant, independent
  • Soda fountain
  • Food bars
  • Soft drink stand
  • Grills (eating places)
  • Fast food restaurants and stands
  • Hamburger stand
  • Box lunch stand Hot dog stand
  • Carry-out only (except pizza) restaurant
  • Sandwiches and submarines shop
  • Chili stand Snack bar

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager,
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716