Home / Medical Devices / Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market By Product (Mobility Assistance, Assistive Furniture, Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products, Communication Aids, Incontinence and Ostomy Products, Activity Monitors, Location Monitors), End User (Hospitals and Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, Home Care) - Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast 2016 - 2022

Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market By Product (Mobility Assistance, Assistive Furniture, Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products, Communication Aids, Incontinence and Ostomy Products, Activity Monitors, Location Monitors), End User (Hospitals and Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, Home Care) - Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast 2016 - 2022

Published: Jun 2016 | Report Code: 57918-06-16

Individuals with disability include those who have mental, physical or sensory impairments, which may disrupt full and effective participation in everyday activities. Some disabilities or physical shortcomings are unique to senior citizens and catering to such requirements and related assistance provision is termed as elderly-care or eldercare. This broad spectrum of both eldercare and disabled assistance comprises a blend of assistive devices and services. This study exclusively analyzes the key devices employed for deploying elderly and disabled care and rehabilitation. Disabled individuals including the elderly are at a higher risk in emergency and disaster conditions.

This report studies the global disabled and elderly technologies market in terms of products, end-users and geography. Based on product types, this market is studied for:

1.   Mobility Assistance

a.    Wheelchairs

b.    Scooters

c.    Crutches and Canes

d.   Transfer Lifts and Elevators

e.    Walkers and Rollators

f.     Slings

2.   Assistive Furniture

a.    Beds 

b.    Riser Reclining Chairs

c.    Railings and Bar

d.   Door Openers

3.   Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products

a.    Commodes

b.    Shower Chairs

c.    Others

4.   Communication Aids

a.    Speech & Writing Therapy

b.    Hearing Aids

c.    Vision & Reading Aids

5.   Incontinence and Ostomy Products

6.   Activity Monitors

7.   Location Monitors

Hospitals and nursing homes, assisted living facilities and home care are the end-users of disabled and elderly assistive technologies studied in this report. Market size and forecast for each mentioned segment for the period 2014-2022 along with respective CAGRs for the forecast period 2016-2022 are presented in this study.

Geographically, the disabled and elderly assistive technologies market is studied for the following regional markets:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
  • Asia-Pacific
    • Japan
    • China
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • Middle East and Africa
  • Latin America

The market size and forecast for the period 2014-2022 along with the CAGRs for the period 2016-2022 are also provided in this report.

Qualitative information such as drivers, challenges and future prospects, and market inclination insights for the global disabled and elderly assistive technologies are provided in this study. Tools such as fractal map analysis, Porter’s five forces model and attractive investment proposition are presented in this report for scrutinizing competition in the global disabled and elderly assistive technologies market. This study concludes with company profiles section that highlights information about the key companies engaged in development, manufacture and provision of disabled and elderly assistive technologies.

Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Report Description
1.1.1 Purpose of the Report
1.1.2 Target Audience
1.1.3 USP and Key Offerings
1.2 Research Scope
1.3 Research Methodology
1.3.1 Phase I – Secondary Research
1.3.2 Phase II – Primary Research
1.3.3 Phase III – Expert Panel Review
1.3.4 Assumptions

Chapter 2 Executive Summary
2.1 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market Portraiture
2.2 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Product, 2015 (USD Mn)
2.3 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by End User, 2015 (USD Mn)
2.4 Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Geography, 2015 (Value %)

Chapter 3 Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market Analysis
3.1 Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market Overview
3.2 Market Inclination Insights
3.3 Market Dynamics
3.3.1 Market Drivers
3.3.1.1 Disturbing Numbers of World Aging and Disabled Population
3.3.2 Challenges
3.3.2.1 Lack of National Rehabilitation Plans
3.3.2.2 Lack of Awareness about the Benefits of Assistive Devices and Technologies
3.3.2.3 Lack of Funding Mechanisms
3.3.3 Opportunities
3.3.3.1 Telerehabilitation
3.4 Porter’s Five Forces Model: Global Disabled and elderly assistive technologies Market
3.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.4.3 Threat of Substitutes
3.4.4 Threat of New Entrants
3.4.5 Competitive Rivalry
3.5 Attractive Investment Proposition
3.6 Competitive Analysis: Fractal Map Investigation of Key Manufactures in Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market

Chapter 4 Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market Analysis, By Products
4.1 Overview
4.2 Mobility Assistance
4.2.1 Wheelchairs
4.2.2 Scooters
4.2.3 Crutches and Canes
4.2.4 Transfer Lifts and Elevators
4.2.5 Walkers and Rollators
4.2.6 Slings
4.3 Assistive Furniture
4.3.1 Beds
4.3.2 Riser Reclining Chairs
4.3.3 Railings and Bar
4.3.4 Door Openers
4.4 Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products
4.4.1 Commodes
4.4.2 Shower Chairs
4.4.3 Others
4.5 Communication Aids
4.5.1 Speech & Writing Therapy
4.5.2 Hearing Aids
4.5.3 Vision & Reading Aids
4.6 Incontinence and Ostomy Products
4.7 Activity Monitors
4.8 Location Monitors

Chapter 5 Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market Analysis, By End-Users
5.1 Introduction
5.1.1 Hospitals and Nursing Homes
5.1.2 Assisted Living Facilities
5.1.3 Home Care

Chapter 6 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, By Geography
6.1 Preface
6.2 North America
6.3 Europe
6.4 Asia-Pacific
6.5 Latin America
6.6 Middle East and Africa

Chapter 7 Company Profiles
7.1 Bausch & Lomb, Inc.
7.1.1 Bausch & Lomb, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.2 Blue Chip Medical Products, Inc.
7.2.1 Blue Chip Medical Products, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.3 GN ReSound Group
7.3.1 GN ReSound Group: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.4 Freedom Scientific, Inc.
7.4.1 Freedom Scientific, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.5 Permobil AB
7.5.1 Permobil AB: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.6 Invacare Corporation
7.6.1 Invacare Corporation: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.7 Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare
7.7.1 Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.8 Sunrise Medical GmbH & Co. KG
7.8.1 Sunrise Medical GmbH & Co. KG: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
7.9 Philips Lifeline
7.9.1 Philips Lifeline: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)

List of Figures

FIG. 1 Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market: Research Methodology
FIG. 2 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Product, 2015 (USD Mn)
FIG. 3 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by End User, 2015 (USD Mn)
FIG. 4 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Geography, 2015 (Value %)
FIG. 5 Attractive Investment Proposition
FIG. 6 Fractal Map Investigation of Key Manufactures in Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market
FIG. 7 Wheelchairs Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 8 Scooters Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 9 Crutches and Canes Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 10 Transfer lifts and Elevators Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 11 Walkers and Rollators Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 12 Slings Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 13 Beds Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 14 Riser Reclining Chairs Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 15 Railings and Bar Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 16 Door Openers Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 17 Commodes Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 18 Shower Chairs Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 19 Other Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 20 Speech & Writing Therapy Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 21 Hearing Aids Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 22 Vision & Reading Aids Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 23 Incontinence and Ostomy Products Market, 2013 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 24 Activity Monitors Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 25 Location Monitors Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 26 Global Disabled and Assistive Technologies Market in Hospitals and Nursing Homes, 2014 - 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 27 Global Disabled and Assistive Technologies Market in Assisted Living Facilities, 2014 - 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 28 Global Disabled and Assistive Technologies Market in Home Care, 2014 - 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 29 Latin America Disabled and Elderly Technologies Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)
FIG. 30 Middle East and Africa Disabled and Elderly Technologies Market, 2014 – 2022 (USD Mn)

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, 2014-2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 2 Mobility Assistance Market, 2014-2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 3 Assistive Furniture Market, 2014-2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 4 Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products Market, 2014-2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 5 Communication Aids Market, 2014-2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 6 Global Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, By End-Users, 2014 - 2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 7 Global Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Geography, 2016 – 2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 8 North America Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Country, 2016 – 2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 9 Europe Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Country, 2016 – 2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 10 Asia - Pacific Disabled & Elderly Assistive Technologies Market, by Country, 2016 – 2022 (USD Mn)
TABLE 11 Bausch & Lomb, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 12 Blue Chip Medical Products, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 13 GN ReSound Group: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 14 Freedom Scientific, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 15 Permobil AB: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 16 Invacare Corporation: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 17 Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 18 Sunrise Medical GmbH & Co. KG: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)
TABLE 19 Philips Lifeline: Company Snapshot (Company Details, Geographical Presence, Product Portfolio, Key Industries Served, SCOT Analysis, Recent Developments)

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graphy. Based on product types, this market is studied for:

1.   Mobility Assistance

a.    Wheelchairs

b.    Scooters

c.    Crutches and Canes

d.   Transfer Lifts and Elevators

e.    Walkers and Rollators

f.     Slings

2.   Assistive Furniture

a.    Beds 

b.    Riser Reclining Chairs

c.    Railings and Bar

d.   Door Openers

3.   Bathroom Safety and Assistive Products

a.    Commodes

b.    Shower Chairs

c.    Others

4.   Communication Aids

a.    Speech & Writing Therapy

b.    Hearing Aids

c.    Vision & Reading Aids

5.   Incontinence and Ostomy Products

6.   Activity Monitors

7.   Location Monitors

Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market

Disabled and elderly assistive technologies comprise of all the devices that are utilized by the population for movement, listening, reading and other activities of life. Geriatric population are not self dependent for various day to day activities of life, they need support of various equipments and devices to perform different necessary activities in life. In the same manner, disabled people also require these devices. The devices which make their life easy, comfortable and independent are classified as elderly and disabled assistive devices.

The communication aids held the largest share in the global disabled and elderly assistive technologies market owing to the factor such as the rise in the global geriatric population. Moreover, rise in the technological advancements has significantly revolutionized the market for disabled and elderly assistive technologies market.

Based on type of end-users, global disabled and elderly assistive technologies market is classified as:

1.   Hospitals and nursing homes

2.   Assisted living facilities

3.   Home care

Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market

Among these segments, hospitals and nursing homes dominate the market in terms of both unit volume and market revenue. Large number of hospital and nursing home establishments also allow for the dominance of this segment in terms of product demand. Products such as mobility assistance devices, assistive furniture, bathroom and safety products are in high demand in hospitals and nursing homes throughout developed and developing markets. On the other hand, the home care and assisted living facilities are on a gradual growth due to factors such as increasing healthcare expenditure and realized advantage based on cost benefit in the long run.

Based on geographical segmentation, the global disabled and elderly assistive technologies market is studied for:

  • North America (U.S. and Canada)
  • Europe (U.K., Germany, Rest of Europe)
  • Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, Rest of Asia-Pacific)
  • Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa

Disabled and Elderly Assistive Technologies Market

North America is the largest market for disabled & elderly assistive technologies since most of the major manufacturers of these technologies are based in the U.S. On the other hand, Europe is the expected to be the second largest regional market for disabled & elderly assistive technologies. Asia-Pacific and Latin America is expected to project highest growth throughout the forecast period owing to the increasing government support and significant rise in geriatric population. However, in the near future countries such as Japan, China, Brazil, Australia and South Korea are observed to be the greatest trendsetters in these regions.

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