Design Business Insights : Years 2010 - 2017

This page displays major design categories. Click on a category to discover best-performing countries..

Rank Design Category Popularity
1 Interior Space and Exhibition Design 628.88
2 Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design 442.51
3 Packaging Design 240.33
4 Graphics and Visual Communication Design 224.25
5 Architecture, Building and Structure Design 213.62
6 Jewelry, Eyewear and Watch Design 179.84
7 Lighting Products and Lighting Projects Design 155.04
8 Digital and Electronic Devices Design 136.51
9 Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design 94.01
10 Home Appliances Design 86.65
11 Bakeware, Tableware, Drinkware and Cookware Design 83.92
12 Bathroom Furniture and Sanitary Ware Design 70.03
13 Vehicle, Mobility and Transportation Design 51.50
14 Fashion and Travel Accessories Design 50.14
15 Scientific Instruments, Medical Devices and Research Equipment Design 41.69
16 Building Materials, Construction Components, Structures & Systems Design 39.24
17 Fashion, Apparel and Garment Design 37.06
18 Spatial Design 36.24
19 Toy, Games and Hobby Products Design 35.69
20 Sustainable Products, Projects and Green Design 33.24
21 Street Furniture Design 31.88
22 Social Design 30.25
23 Baby, Kids' and Children's Products Design 28.61
24 Advertising, Marketing and Communication Design 23.98
25 Interface and Interaction Design 23.71
26 Art Materials, Stationery Supplies and Gift Items Design 22.89
27 Yacht and Marine Vessels Design 22.62
28 Futuristic Design 21.25
29 Website and Web Design 20.71
30 Sports, Entertainment and Recreation Equipment Design 20.16
31 Idea Design 18.53
32 Photography and Photo Manipulation Design 17.17
33 Food, Beverage and Culinary Arts Design 16.89
34 3D Printed Forms and Products Design 16.35
35 Event and Happening Design 15.80
36 Engineering and Technical Design 15.53
37 Hospitality, Recreation, Travel and Tourism Design 14.71
38 Pet Supplies and Products for Animals Design 14.17
39 Mobile Technologies, Applications and Software Design 14.17
40 Movie and Animation Design 13.35
41 Footwear, Shoes and Boots Design 11.72
42 Luxury Design 11.72
43 Security and Surveillance Products Design 11.17
44 Beauty, Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Design 10.90
45 Textile, Fabric, Textures, Patterns and Cloth Design 10.63
46 Differently Abled and Seniors' Assistance Design 10.63
47 Landscape Planning and Garden Design 9.54
48 Performing Arts, Style and Scenery Design 8.72
49 Safety Clothing and Personal Protective Equipment Design 7.90
50 Wearable Technologies Design 7.36
51 Digital and Broadcasting Media Design 6.81
52 Cultural Heritage and Culture Industry Design 6.81
53 Computer Graphics and 3D Model Design 6.54
54 Urban Planning and Urban Design 6.54
55 Industrial Design 6.54
56 Limited Edition and Custom Design 6.54
57 Hardware, Power and Hand Tools Design 6.27
58 Writing, Literature and Content Design 5.99
59 Unexpected Design 5.72
60 Furniture Accessories, Hardware and Materials Design 5.72
61 Musical Instruments Design 5.72
62 Print and Published Media Design 5.45
63 Cybernetics, Prosthesis and Bio-Engineering Design 5.45
64 Meta, Strategic and Service Design 5.18
65 Energy Products and Devices Design 5.18
66 Prosumer Products, Tools, and Machinery Design 4.90
67 Graphics Design 4.63
68 Young Design 4.09
69 Music, Audio and Sound Design 3.81
70 Agriculture, Horticulture and Fisheries Design 3.54
71 Heavy Machinery Design 3.54
72 Design Quality and Innovation 3.54
73 Excellence in Design 3.27
74 Awards, Prize and Competitions Design 3.27
75 Education and Training Content Design 3.00
76 Generative, Algorithmic and Parametric Design 2.72
77 Adult Toys and Products Design 2.72
78 Banking and Finance Instruments Design 2.45
79 Information Technologies Design 2.18
80 Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure Design 2.18
81 Disposable and Single-Use Product Design 2.18
82 Manufacturing and Processing Machinery Design 2.18
83 Radical Innovation and New Technologies Design 1.91
84 Information Processing Tools Design 1.91
85 Creative Legacy, Retro and Evergreen Design 1.63
86 Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Design 1.63
87 Concealed, Hidden and Secret Design 1.63
88 Car and Land Based Motor Vehicles Design 1.36
89 Ease of Use and Universal Design 1.36
90 Interaction Design 1.36
91 Public Awareness, Volunteerism, and Society Design 1.09
92 Construction and Real Estate Projects Design 1.09
93 Aerospace and Aircraft Design 0.82

About Design Business Insights: The list above displays the most popular design disciplines. Click on a category to discover best-performing countries for that particular category.

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