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    2012 Top 100 Giants: Design Fees by Project Type

    The data below comes from the first installment of the two-part annual business survey of Interior Design Giants, comprising the 100 largest firms ranked by interior design fees for the year ending December 31, 2011. The fees cover all markets, design practices from strategic planning to project management, and those acquired for work performed by employees and independent full-time contractors.

    2012 Top 100 Giants: Design Fees by Project Types
    2011 Fees %
    Healthcare/Assisted Living $350.8 million 14%
    Corporate Offices $889.7 million 37%
    Hospitality $393.7 million 16%
    Government $246.1 million 10%
    Educational    $177.1 million 7%
    Retail $148.0 million 6%
    Residential $65.5 million 3%
    Transportation $54.8 million 2%
    Cultural $29.5 million 1%
    Other $81.9 million 3%
    Total: $2.437 billion 100%

    giants of healthcare pie chart

    *Fees generated from healthcare projects represented 14% of all design fees earned in 2011

    Healthcare Design Fees Trends
    2012 Giants (2012 forecast) $381 million
    2012 Giants (2011 actual) $351 million
    2011 Giants (2010 actual) $331 million
    2010 Giants (2009 actual) $360 million
    2009 Giants (2008 actual) $386 million
    2008 Giants (2007 actual) $318 million

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