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Units of Measure

How many employees per square foot in an office?

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January 12, 2011 12:30AM

IBM, in the past, worked on the basis of 1 person per 100 sq ft (allowing for circulation area, storage, photocopiers etc)

In Urban Planning the assumptions can range from 5 employees per 100 sm in Central Business Districts to 3 employees per 100 sm in suburban office developments.