According to The Insight Partners market research study titled “Medical Beds Market- Global Analysis and Forecasts by Usage, Type, Application, End User and Geography”, the global medical beds market is expected to reach US$ 5,710.7 Mn in 2027 from US$ 3,431.2 in 2017. The market is estimated to grow with a CAGR of 5.4% from 2019-2027. The report highlights the trends prevalent in the global medical beds market and the factors driving the market along with those that act as deterrents to its growth.
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Global medical beds market, based on the usage is segmented into acute care, long-term care, psychiatric & bariatric care, and others. In 2018, the acute care segment held the largest share of the market, by usage. This segment is also expected to dominate the market in 2027 owing to rising prevalence of chronic diseases, growing geriatric population. Moreover, the long-term care medical beds segment is anticipated to witness the significant growth rate of 5.1% during the forecast period owing to the factors such as growing geriatric population, and the increasing number of nursing homes.
Key factors driving the medical beds market are rising geriatric population, increasing prevalence of chronic diseases, increasing number of hospitals and technological advancements in medical devices. However, factors such as, high cost associated with specialty beds such as bariatric, and critical care beds may restrict the market growth in near future.
Some of the prominent players operating in market are, Stryker, Famed ?ywiec Sp. z o.o., Medline Industries, Inc., Malvestio Spa, Invacare Corporation, Merivaara Corp., Paramount Bed Co., Ltd., Amico Group, Linet, and Gendron Inc.. The market players are focused towards bringing new and innovative products to sustain their position in the market. For instance, in August 2017, LINET has planned to launch its new hospital bed product, Eleganza 5, in Brussels at the international congress ISICEM 2017. The new bed provide the better comfort and safety to the patient in order to get quicker recovery from the illness.
Rising Prevalence of Chronic Diseases is expected to boost the market growth over the years
Chronic diseases, including diabetes, cancer, heart disease, and obesity, are the leading causes of death in the world and account for most of the nation’s health care costs. According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), in 2017, number of people with diabetes in North America was approximately 46 million which is expected to grow at 62 million in 2045. The increase in the disease prevalence is around 35% during the forecast period. According to report of CDC, in 2018, approximately more than 9% of the population has diabetes, which is the leading cause of kidney failure, lower-limb amputations in US. Moreover, the data also suggests that 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year in the US. Similar trends for high presence of diabetes are prevalent around other geographies of the globe that include Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. For instance, according to IDF Diabetes Atlas published by the International Diabetes Federation in 2017, South-East Asia is home to approximately one-fifth (19%) of the total diabetes population worldwide.
Also, according to the World Health Organization in 2018, cancer was the second leading cause of death across the globe, and is responsible for an estimated 9.6 million deaths in 2018. Furthermore, the American Cancer Society estimated that in 2018, 1,735,350 new cancer cases were diagnosed in 2018.
Thus, the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases poses several opportunities for the medical beds market to grow during the forecast period.
Rising Geriatric Population
The elderly population is defined as a group of people aged 65 and over. The aging population is poised to become one of the most significant social transformations of the twenty-first century. According to the United Nations report, in 2017, globally, there were more than 962 million people aged 60 or over, that consists of 13% of the world population. The geriatric population aged 60 or above is growing at a rate of about 3 percent per year. Across the globe, the number of persons aged 80 or above is projected to triple by 2050. The approximate diabetes population is more than137 million in 2017, which is expected to grow up to 425 million in 2050. The number is expected to grow to 909 million in the year 2100, around seven times its value in 2017.
The elderly people are more likely to have chronic diseases such as osteoporosis, diabetes than younger people, and the effect of the disease on quality of life is particularly deep in this population. With an increase in the number of geriatric population, the prevalence of chronic diseases has increased. Therefore, the demand for medical beds are expected to increase in the forecast period.
The report segments the global medical beds market as follows:
Global Medical Beds Market – By Usage
Global Medical Beds Market – By Type
Global Medical Beds Market – By Application
Global Medical Beds Market – By End User
Global Medical Beds Market – By Geography
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