SOURCE: Grand View Research, Inc.

June 11, 2015 12:24 ET

Hearing Aids Market Is Anticipated to Grow to $5,440.5 Million by 2020: Grand View Research, Inc

New Market Research Reports Title "Global Hearing Aids Market Analysis, Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Has Been Added to GrandViewReseach.com Report Database

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 11, 2015) -  The global market for hearing aids is expected to reach USD 5,440.5 million by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 3.2% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing global base of geriatric population coupled with increasing prevalence of deafness is expected to serve this market as a primary growth driver. In addition, rapidly increasing usage rates of 100% digital hearing aid technology and patient awareness levels are expected to drive market growth during the forecast period.

Full research report on Global Hearing Aids Market with detailed figures and charts available at: http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/hearing-aids-market 

Behind-the-ear hearing aids dominated the overall market in terms of share in 2013 at over 55.0%. These hearing aids are used for the treatment of profound hearing loss and are a device of preference when it pertains to the treatment of hearing loss in children. Moreover, high prevalence of hearing loss in children is expected to serve this segment as a high impact rendering driver. According to the U.S. National Center of Health Statistics (NCHS) 12 out of every 1,000 American suffering from hearing loss belong to the age group of below 18 years.

Further key findings from the study suggest:

  • Canal hearing aids demand is expected to grow at the highest CAGR of over 4.5% during the forecast period. This segment comprises in-the-canal, invisible-in-canal and completely-in-canal aids. Growing number of R&D initiatives aimed at performance enhancement and the increasing demand for invisible and aesthetically appealing hearing aids as a result of changing patient lifestyle habits are some of the factors accounting for its lucrative CAGR.
  • Digital hearing aid technology held the largest share of the technology market in 2013 at over 90.0% in 2013 majorly owing to its relatively higher efficiency and its ability to enable the use of technological advancements such as wireless and Bluetooth technologies.
  • Europe accounted for the largest share of the overall hearing aids market in 2013 at over 40.0% in 2013. Presence of large bases of geriatric population in developed Western European countries with patients holding relatively higher purchasing powers is one of the primary factors attributing to its large share.
  • Asia Pacific on account of the presence of a constantly improving healthcare infrastructure, high unmet medical needs and increasing patient disposable incomes, is expected to grow at the highest CAGR of over 4.5% from 2014 to 2020.
  • Key market players include Sonova Holding AG, William Demant Holding A/S, GN Resound, Widex A/S, and Siemens AG.

Get more information on Global Hearing Aids Market or request for sample of this research report at: http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/hearing-aids-market 

For the purpose of this study, Grand View Research has segmented the hearing aids market on the basis of product, technology and region:
 

  • Hearing Aids Product Outlook
    In-The-Ear Aids (ITE)
    Receiver-In-The-Ear Aids (RITE)
    Behind-The-Ear Aids (BTE)
    Canal Hearing Aids: In-The-Canal (ITC), Invisible-In-Canal (IIC), Completely-In-Canal (CIC)
  • Hearing Aids Technology Outlook
    Digital Hearing Aids
    Analog Hearing Aids
  • Hearing Aids Regional Outlook
    North America
    Europe
    Asia Pacific
    RoW

View more reports of this category by Grand View Research: http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry/medical-devices 

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