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    How should I approach "Estimate the size of the market for student loans"?

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    Question edited on Jun 20, 2021
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    Hi there, The best way to learn is by doing :) Post your approach here and we can provide feedback! Remember that there's rarely a "best" answer with market sizing. What's important is that you break down the proble ... (read entire answer)
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    Market estimation: how to react if uncertain of the revenue source?

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    Most recent answer on Jun 01, 2021
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    Hi there, Definitely better to clarify revenue streams upfront rather than guessing or missing an important one. If you are not sure, you may phrase like this: “My understanding is that the main revenue streams in t ... (read entire answer)
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    market sizing: how much do asset management firms spend on 3rd party information each year?

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    Most recent answer on Apr 04, 2021
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    Hello! Overall, it looks good. I agree that some of the sub-questions (e.g., asset mangement firms, how many?) are not what so ever straightforward. In an interview, you would have the chance to ask and get guidanc ... (read entire answer)
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    How to estimate market penetration rate in reality?

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    Most recent answer on Mar 17, 2021
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    In my experience a mere exercise of triangulation: what are reports saying, what are industry experts saying in interviews or what is the client saying, does this align with the available top-line financial information. ... (read entire answer)
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    Market Sizing Question: Number of Swimming pool in the UK and Hospital Revenue in London

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    Most recent answer on Jan 08, 2021
    Anonymous gave the best answer on May 31, 2018
    Hey there For swimming pools Total Pools = # Private Pools + # Public Pools # Private Pools = No. Households who can afford a pool x % Live in A House x % With Pools # Public Pools = Total Population without Poo ... (read entire answer)
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    How would you go about this market sizing question: 'How many barbershops/hairdressers are there in the UK?'

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    Most recent answer on Dec 21, 2020
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    Hi there, Sorry to be so blunt, but you already failed at step 2. Remember, market sizing isn't about coming to the exact right answer insomuch as it's about assessing your ability to have structured thinking and abilit ... (read entire answer)
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    How would go about market sizing the number of baseball bats that are sold yearly in the US?

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    Most recent answer on Sep 11, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 11, 2020
    After clarifying the problem. You can approach this situation with 2 variables: The percent of people who play baseall in the US; The average life span of a baseball bat.
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    How to estimate 4G and 5G revenue

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    Most recent answer on Aug 13, 2020
    Anonymous A asked on Aug 12, 2020
    As 5G is a big buzz right now in the market, how will we go about estimating 4G and 5G revenue in any country?
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    How to capitalise untapped market?

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    Most recent answer on Jul 17, 2020
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    Hi, In order to answer this question you would need to have a better understanding of the segmentation of the market: - Are there product categories that are untapped and attractive? - Are there customer segments ... (read entire answer)
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    Estimate the number of self-driving cars (SDC) needed for the US?

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    Most recent answer on Jun 29, 2020
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    Hi Piyush, I've read carefully all your assumptions, looks very good! In the real estimation within the case probably the second part would be left out (dividing demand by # of rides) because it becomes too cumbersome ... (read entire answer)
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    Estimate the number of piano tuners in San Francisco?

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    Most recent answer on Apr 30, 2020
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    Hello! Overall agree, but you are focusing on the household markets and forgetting the "public" pianos (e.g., restaurants, music schools, concert halls, etc.) Cheers, Clara
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    How many queries does Gmail get per day?

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    Most recent answer on Feb 29, 2020
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    Hi Piyush, I like your approach. The only thing you can improve is estimating also the number of active users on Gmail, by making assumptions on how many people use email service and the market share of Gmail (both per ... (read entire answer)
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    Estimate the market size ($/year) for western wear in India today and five years from today. 

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    Question edited on Feb 29, 2020
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    Hello, For the first part, I would approach the problem startin from the total Indian population. To do a forecast, you have to consider different factors: Increase of population buying western wear (e.g. if you d ... (read entire answer)
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    Market sizing case

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    Most recent answer on Jan 22, 2020
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    Hello, You could approach the problem in 2 different ways: Estimating the number of hotels and airbnb apartments in Paris and their occupancy (then you can increase it by a small percentage to include people that ... (read entire answer)
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    Mkt sizing - revenues of a bar in the center of London

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    Most recent answer on Jan 21, 2020
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    Hello, I would first of all asking if the bar has both tables (how many?) and counter service. I wouldn't worry too much about competition, since in the center of Lond it's fair to assume that you have enough demand. ... (read entire answer)
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    Estimate the market for Ceramic dinnerware (plates and bowls) in your country.

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    Most recent answer on Jul 08, 2019
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    Hi, Experts are happy to help you if you at least ask for help and appreciate the time we spend. Instead of posting the case in the subject line with no further information you can: Provide your approach to solvin ... (read entire answer)
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    Guestimate: How would you estimate the number of commercial properties in a given city?

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    Recent activity on Apr 26, 2019
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Apr 26, 2019
    I would use the population although it will be very sensitive to many assumptions. It looks very difficult to make meaningful assumptions in terms of land size. Cheers Serhat
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    Market size estimation question: how many vending machines are there in the US?

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    Recent activity on Jan 01, 2019
    The best answer (on Nov 16, 2017) is from:
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    Hi, 1) First of all, there are two ways to calculate market size: From supply side (e.g. vending machines spots) From demand side (e.g. vending products consumption) 2) There are 2 ways to structure market si ... (read entire answer)
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    Market Sizing: What are the different ways to estimate the value of doors in the US in 2018?

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    Estimate the sales in volume of instant coffee in UK for the next 4 years

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    Recent activity on Sep 17, 2018
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 17, 2018
    Hi Riccardo, I don't think that's a bad approach - is GDP change specifically provided? It is not what I would instinctively have gone for, but it does make sense. I agree with Angelo's point about market trends, as ... (read entire answer)
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