MB-Research - Supplier and manufacturer of internationally comparable Regional Market Data and Digital Boundaries

MB-Research offers you state-of-the-art and innovative market data, as the MB-Research Purchasing Power, together with matching digital boundaries at small scale for many countries worldwide.

Release 2023 of the Worldwide Digital Boundaries from MB-Research

Nuremberg, February 2023

Update of the MBR Global Boundary Dataset

MB-Research publishes its new Release 2023 of the administrative, postal and microgeographical digital boundaries. The updated layers were complemented by further levels and adapted to the most recent territorial status.
We will be happy to inform you about the geographical levels of single countries, our bundle prices for the complete world data set or for the countries of your need. Release 2023 of MB-Research Digital Boundaries

Please find further information here.

MB-Research Europe Regional 2022

Nuremberg, November 2022

Update of the study MB-Research Europe Regional: get a broad overview of Europe.

The updated MB-Research Purchasing Power and further structural data for 2022 are available on NUTS3-level and comparable area levels for 42 European countries. Stated time series for MB-Research Purchasing Power and Population for 2017 to 2022 provide information about the development in the NUTS3-regions in Europe.
Please find further information here.

MB-Research Europe Regional 2021

Data-Update for Asia: Market Data 2022

Nürnberg, August 2022

Update of MB-Research Data

For Asia, the following MB-Research Market Data has been updated for administrative, postal, and microgeographical levels based on the newest available input data from official statistical institutions: MB-Research Purchasing Power 2022, MB-Research Basic, Advanced and Extended Sociodemographics 2022 and MB-Research Consumer Spending for 20 different Product Groups 2022.

All Market Data 2022 for Asia is compatible with our MB-Research Digital Boundaries Release 2022. Daten-Update für Asien

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The Michael Bauer Research GmbH expands!

Nürnberg, April 2022


Since 2004, we have offered our customers internationally comparable regional market data and globally compatible digital boundaries. In addition to well-known and established data products, such as MB-Research Purchasing Power, MB-Research is constantly developing new, innovative market data and customer-specific solutions. Meanwhile, MB-Research offers market data and compatible digital boundaries for more than 180 countries worldwide. MBR Schleifweg


Many customers and partners have been loyal to MB-Research since the beginning. MB-Research products have convinced many more and have been winning customers over constantly. The number of employees grows from year to year!


From May 2022, we are in our new location in the north of Nuremberg. We can expect spacious and modern offices on two floors with a large roof terrace. The new office is in a recently completed new building complex in gorgeous and inspiring surroundings near a redeveloped industrial monument.

We look forward to welcoming you to the new location!

As of May 1, 2022, we can be found at the following address:
Schleifweg 21, 90409 Nuremberg
Phone: +49 (0)911 / 13136 - 200

MB-Research Daytime Population

Nuremberg, October 2021

The new MB-Research study on the location of the population throughout the day - available for all European countries.

MB-Research Daytime Population in Munich metropolitan area

People are constantly on the move. So are your customers! With the help of this study, which was prepared by MB-Research for all countries in Europe at detailed levels, you will receive concrete information about which areas are more frequented during the day than at night.
Please find further information here.

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