Share of M&A deals in North America 2019, by industry

This statistic illustrates the share of total volume of merger and acquisition deals in North America in 2019, by industry. In North America the two leading industries by volume include the business services and the computer software sectors, accounting for 22 percent and 19 percent of the total target of M&A deals respectively.

Share of merger and acquisition (M&A) deal volume in North America in 2019, by industry

Share of deal volume
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Release date

January 2020


North America

Survey time period


Supplementary notes

Figures rounded. Figures may not total 100%.

* Other industries include the following as the share of deal volume was less than 3 percent;
Travel, Personal & Leisure
Agriculture, Horticulture & Livestock
Transport Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Media & Broadcasting
Food & Tobacco Manufacturing
Metals & Metal Products
Transport, Freight & Storage
Computer Hardware
Information Services
Leather, Stone, Clay & Glass products
Printing & Publishing
Textiles & Clothing Manufacturing
Waste Management & Treatment
Wood, Furniture & Paper Manufacturing

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