Global Security Services

This report forecasts to 2022 the global market for private contractual security services by type, market, and major world region in nominal US dollars. Type segments include: guard; alarm monitoring; cash-in-transit and related services; and other services such as systems integration, security consulting, and private investigations. Reported markets encompass: commercial and industrial, government and institutional, and residential. Major world regions include North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and all other regions.

To illustrate historical trends, world, type, market, and regional demand (including type and market segments) are provided for 2007, 2012, and 2017.

Excluded from the scope of this report are: public safety personnel (e.g., police officers, public corrections officers, federal agents, and fire fighters); in-house, proprietary security services, such as guards, detectives, and off-duty police officers on the paid staff of (non-security) business establishments; equipment installation services (aside from systems integration); locksmith activities; security products distribution and sales; and private correctional facility management.

For any given historical year, US dollar amounts are obtained from values expressed in the applicable local currency. These local currency values are converted to US dollars at the average annual exchange rate for that year. For forecast years, the US dollar amounts assume the same annual exchange rate as that prevailing in 2017.

Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading suppliers, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
561611 Investigation services
561612 Security guards and patrol services
561613 Armored car services
561621 Security systems services (except locksmiths)

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