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Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market (Medical Mobility Aids and Ambulatory Devices, Medical Furniture and Bathroom Safety Products, Hearing Aids and Vision & Reading Aids) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019

Transparency Market Research
Published Date » 2013-10-02
No. Of Pages » 107
Elderly and disabled assistive devices 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 needful things of 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 overall elderly and disabled assistive devices market is segmented into medical mobility aids and ambulatory devices, medical furniture and bathroom safety products, vision and reading aids and hearing aids.


Each of the segments has been further classified into various sub-segments based on the types of products. Medical mobility aids and ambulatory devices include wheelchairs, medical scooters, cranes and crutches, door openers, walkers and rollators and transfer lifts. Medical furniture and bathroom safety products include medical beds, commodes and showers chairs, ostomy products and bars and railings. Vision and reading aids include Braille translators, reading machines and video magnifiers. Hearing aids include receiver-in-the-ear aids, behind-the-ear aids, in-the-ear aids, canal hearing aids, bone anchored hearing aids and cochlear implants. The market size and forecast for the period 2011 to 2019, in terms of USD million, considering 2012 as the base year has been provided for each segment and sub-segment in the report. The compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for each segment has been provided for the forecast period from 2013 to 2019. 


The global elderly and disabled assistive devices market has been segmented geographically in four regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World (RoW). The market size and forecast of each region coupled with their market growth has been provided. The report also provides market overview that includes drivers, restraints and opportunities of the market. In addition, it also provides Porter’s five forces analysis and market attractiveness analysis for the elderly and disabled assistive devices market.


The report concludes with competitive landscape and company profiles of the market. Competitive landscape provides the market share of major players in the industry for the year 2012. Some of the significant players in this market include Sonova Holding AG, William Demant Holding A/S, Invacare Corporation, Sunrise Medical LLC, GN ReSound Group and Ai Squared. These market players have been profiled on the basis of attributes such as company overview, strategies adopted by the market leaders to ensure growth, sustainability, financial overview and recent developments.\


The global elderly and disabled assistive devices market have been segmented as below:

Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, by Types

Medical Mobility Aids and Ambulatory Devices 
  • Wheelchairs
  • Mobility Scooters
  • Cranes and Crutches
  • Walkers and Rollators
  • Transfer Lifts
  • Door Openers
  • Others (Cushions, Pillow and Back Support)

Medical Furniture and Bathroom Safety Products;
  • Medical Beds
  • Commodes & Showers Chairs
  • Ostomy Products
  • Bars and Railings
  • Others (Bath lifts and Pool Lifts)
  • Hearing Aids
  • Receiver-in-the-Ear (RITE) Aids
  • Behind-the-Ear (BTE) Aids
  • In-the–Ear (ITE) Aids
  • Canal Hearing Aids
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA)
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Vision and Reading Aids
  • Video Magnifiers
  • Braille Translators
  • Reading Machines
  • Others (Books and Kitchen Appliances)

Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, by Geography
  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of the World (RoW)
Table of Content

Chapter 1 Introduction
1.1 Report Description
1.2 Market Segmentation
1.3 Research Methodology
1.3.1 Sources
1.3.1.1 Secondary Research
1.3.1.2 Primary Research
1.3.2 Models
1.3.3 Assumptions

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Market Overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Drivers
3.2.1 Increase In Geriatric and Disabled Population Worldwide
3.2.1.1 Global Rate of Aging Population
3.2.1.2 Global Percentage Change in the World’s Population By Age: 2010-2050
3.2.2 Government Regulations And Grants
3.2.2.1 Grant Amount (USD) Per Individual, By the U.K. Government, By Country, 2012
3.2.3 Technological Advancements
3.2.4 Impact Analysis of Drivers
3.3 Restraints
3.3.1 High Product Pricing
3.3.2 Low Acceptance Levels for Some Products
3.3.3 Impact Analysis of Restraints
3.4 Opportunity
3.4.1 Increase in Initiatives By Governments and Private Bodies to Provide Better Healthcare Services
3.5 Porter’s Five Force Analysis for the Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market
3.5.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.5.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.5.3 Threat of Substitutes
3.5.4 Threat of New Entrants
3.5.5 Competitive Rivalry
3.6 Market Attractiveness Analysis: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Geography (2012)

Chapter 4 Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Product Type
4.1 Overview
4.1.1 Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, By Type, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.1.2 Comparative Analysis: Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Type, 2012 & 2019 (Value %)
4.2 Medical Mobility Aids and Ambulatory Devices
4.2.1 Global Medical Mobility Aids and Ambulatory Devices Market Revenue, By Type, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.2 Wheelchairs
4.2.2.1 Global Wheelchairs Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.3 Mobility Scooters
4.2.3.1 Global Mobility Scooters Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.4 Cranes And Crutches
4.2.4.1 Global Cranes and Crutches Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.5 Walkers And Rollators
4.2.5.1 Global Walkers and Rollators Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.6 Transfer Lifts
4.2.6.1 Global Transfer Lifts Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.7 Door Openers
4.2.7.1 Global Door Openers Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.2.8 Others
4.2.8.1 Global Other Mobility Aids & Ambulatory Devices Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.3 Medical Furniture and Bathroom Safety Products
4.3.1 Global Medical Furniture And Bathroom Safety Products Market Revenue, By Type, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.3.2 Medical Beds
4.3.2.1 Global Medical Beds Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.3.3 Commodes And Shower Chairs
4.3.3.1 Global Commodes and Shower Chairs Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.3.4 Ostomy Products
4.3.4.1 Global Ostomy Products Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.3.5 Bars And Railings
4.3.5.1 Global Bars and Railings Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.3.6 Others
4.3.6.1 Global Other Medical Furniture and Bathroom Safety Products Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4 Hearing Aids
4.4.1 Global Hearing Aids Market Revenue, By Type, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4.2 Behind-The-Ear Aids
4.4.2.1 Global Behind-The-Ear Aids Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4.3 Receiver-In-The-Ear Aids
4.4.3.1 Global Receiver-In-The-Ear Aids Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4.4 In-The-Ear Aids
4.4.4.1 Global In-The-Ear Aids Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4.5 Canal Hearing Aids
4.4.5.1 Global Canal Hearing Aids Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4.6 Bone Anchored Hearing Aids
4.4.6.1 Global Bone Anchored Hearing Aids Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.4.7 Cochlear Implants
4.4.7.1 Global Cochlear Implants Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.5 Vision and Reading Aids
4.5.1 Global Vision and Reading Aids Market Revenue, By Type, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.5.2 Braille Translators
4.5.2.1 Global Braille Translators Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.5.3 Video Magnifier
4.5.3.1 Global Video Magnifiers Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.5.4 Reading Machines
4.5.4.1 Global Reading Machines Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
4.5.5 Others
4.5.5.1 Global Other Vision & Reading Aids Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)

Chapter 5 Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Geography
5.1 Overview
5.1.1 Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, By Geography, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
5.1.2 Comparative Analysis: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Geography, 2012 & 2019 (Value %)
5.2 North America
5.2.1 North America Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
5.3 Europe
5.3.1 Europe Geriatric Population Statistics (Million), 1991-2011
5.3.2 U.K. Healthcare Expenditure (USD Million), 2001-2011
5.3.3 Europe Elderly And Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
5.4 Asia-Pacific
5.4.1 Asia Geriatric Population Statistics in Million, 2000-2025
5.4.2 Asia-Pacific Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)
5.5 Rest Of The World (Row)
5.5.1 Row Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011-2019 (USD Million)

Chapter 6 Competitive Landscape
6.1 Market Share By Key Players, 2012 (%)

Chapter 7 Recommendations
7.1 Rigorous Research And Development Initiatives
7.2 Emergence of New Technologies
7.3 Broadening of Distribution Network
7.4 Investing in Emerging Markets

Chapter 8 Company Profiles
8.1 Ai Squared
8.1.1 Company Overview
8.1.2 Product Portfolio
8.1.3 Business Strategies
8.1.4 Recent Developments
8.2 Bausch & Lomb, Inc.
8.2.1 Company Overview
8.2.2 Product Portfolio
8.2.3 Business Strategies
8.2.4 Recent Developments
8.3 Blue Chip Medical Products Inc.
8.3.1 Company Overview
8.3.2 Product Portfolio
8.4 Drive Medical Design And Manufacturing
8.4.1 Company Overview
8.4.2 Product Portfolio
8.4.3 Business Strategies
8.4.4 Recent Developments
8.5 Freedom Scientific, Inc.
8.5.1 Company Overview
8.5.2 Product Portfolio
8.5.3 Recent Developments
8.6 GN Resound Group
8.6.1 Company Overview
8.6.2 Financial Overview
8.6.3 Product Portfolio
8.6.4 Business Strategies
8.6.5 Recent Developments
8.7 Invacare Corporation
8.7.1 Company Overview
8.7.2 Financial Overview
8.7.3 Product Portfolio
8.7.4 Business Strategies
8.8 Permobil AB
8.8.1 Company Overview
8.8.2 Product Portfolio
8.8.3 Business Strategies
8.8.4 Recent Developments
8.9 Siemens Healthcare
8.9.1 Company Overview
8.9.2 Financial Overview
8.9.3 Product Portfolio
8.9.4 Business Strategies
8.9.5 Recent Developments
8.10 Sonova Holding AG
8.10.1 Company Overview
8.10.2 Financial Overview
8.10.3 Product Portfolio
8.10.4 Business Strategies
8.10.5 Recent Developments
8.11 Sunrise Medical LLC
8.11.1 Company Overview
8.11.2 Product Portfolio
8.11.3 Business Strategies
8.11.4 Recent Developments
8.12 William Demant Holding A/S
8.12.1 Company Overview
8.12.2 Financial Overview
8.12.3 Product Portfolio
8.12.4 Business Strategies
8.12.5 Recent Developments
8.13 Wintriss Engineering Corporation
8.13.1 Company Overview
8.13.2 Product Portfolio
8.13.3 Recent Developments

List of Tables


TABLE 1 Market Snapshot: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market
TABLE 2 Grant Amount (USD) Per Individual, By the U.K. Government, By Country, 2012
TABLE 3 Global Elderly And Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, By Type, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
TABLE 4 Global Medical Mobility Aids and Ambulatory Devices Market Revenue, By Type, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
TABLE 5 Global Medical Furniture and Bathroom Safety Products Market Revenue, By Type, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
TABLE 6 Global Hearing Aids Market Revenue, By Type, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
TABLE 7 Global Vision and Reading Aids Market Revenue, By Type, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
TABLE 8 Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, By Geography, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
TABLE 9 Europe Geriatric Population Statistics (Million), 1991 - 2011
TABLE 10 U.K. Healthcare Expenditure (USD Million), 2001 - 2011
TABLE 11 Asia Geriatric Population Statistics in Million, 2000 - 2025

List of Figures


FIG. 1 Market Segmentation: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market
FIG. 2 Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Type, 2012 (USD Million)
FIG. 3 Global Rate of Aging Population
FIG. 4 Global Percentage Change in the World’s Population By Age: 2010-2050
FIG. 5 Porter’s Five Force Analysis: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market
FIG. 6 Market Attractiveness Analysis: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Geography (2012)
FIG. 7 Comparative Analysis: Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Type, 2012 & 2019 (Value %)
FIG. 8 Global Wheelchairs Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 9 Global Mobility Scooters Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 10 Global Cranes and Crutches Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 11 Global Walkers and Rollators Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 12 Global Transfer Lifts Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 13 Global Door Openers Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 14 Global Other Mobility Aids & Ambulatory Devices Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 15 Global Medical Beds Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 16 Global Commodes and Shower Chairs Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 17 Global Ostomy Products Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 18 Global Bars and Railings Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 19 Global Other Medical Furniture and Bathroom Safety Products Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 20 Global Behind-The-Ear Aids Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 21 Global Receiver-In–The-Ear Aids Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 22 Global In-The-Ear Aids Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 23 Global Canal Hearing Aids Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 24 Global Bone Anchored Hearing Aids Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 25 Global Cochlear Implants Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 26 Global Braille Translators Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 27 Global Video Magnifiers Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 28 Global Reading Machines Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 29 Global Other Vision & Reading Aids Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 30 Comparative Analysis: Global Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market, By Geography, 2012 & 2019 (Value %)
FIG. 31 North America Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 32 Europe Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 33 Asia-Pacific Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 34 Row Elderly and Disabled Assistive Devices Market Revenue, 2011 – 2019 (USD Million)
FIG. 35 Market Share By Key Players, 2012 (%)
FIG. 36 GN Resound Group: Annual Revenue, 2010 – 2012 (USD Million) (Conversion Rate: 1DKK = 0.18 USD)
FIG. 37 Invacare Corporation: Annual Revenue, 2010 – 2012 (USD Billion)
FIG. 38 Siemens Healthcare: Annual Revenue, 2010 – 2012 (USD Million)
FIG. 39 Sonova Holding AG: Annual Revenue, 2010 – 2012 (USD Million)
FIG. 40 William Demant Holding A/S: Annual Revenue, 2010 – 2012 (USD Million)

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