* Forecast data
See Table and Taxonomy Notes below.
In addition to the table above, an interactive graphic illustrating worldwide desktop and portable PC shipments and total PC market growth for the 2012-2015 forecast period is available here. Instructions on how to embed this graphic into online news articles and social media can be found by viewing this press release on IDC.com.
PC Shipment Growth by Region and Form Factor, 2012-2017
|Emerging Markets||Desktop PC||-3.9%||-10.0%||-1.2%|
|Emerging Markets||Portable PC||0.5%||-12.3%||4.8%|
|Emerging Markets||Total PC||-1.6%||-11.3%||2.2%|
|Mature Markets||Desktop PC||-4.7%||-6.0%||-3.9%|
|Mature Markets||Portable PC||-8.5%||-9.8%||-1.3%|
|Mature Markets||Total PC||-7.2%||-8.4%||-2.2%|