The U.S. market for assistive technologies is projected to grow from $40.6 billion (including eyeglasses and contact lenses) in 2014 to $43.1 billion in 2015 and $58.3 billion in 2020, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2% between 2015 and 2020.
This report provides:
An overview of the markets for disabled and elderly assistive technologies, which encompasses a broad range of devices, from "low-tech" products such as eyeglasses and large-print books to technologically sophisticated products such as voice synthesizers, Braille readers, and wireless monitoring devices.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2014, estimates for 2015, and projections of CAGRs through 2020.
Discussion concerning the markets dynamics, specifically drivers, constraints and opportunities.
Examination of the industry structure, competition, and market shares.
Analysis of major product types and applications, both commercial and developmental.
Comprehensive company profiles of major players.
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
The goal of the report is to examine market opportunities for assistive technology products that are now on the market or that are likely to enter the market over the rest of the decade. Specific objectives of the report include analyzing the following:
Major product types and applications, both commercial and developmental.
Market size and segmentation, including historical data on sales by application and product type.
Market drivers and constraints.
Detailed market projections through 2020.
Industry structure, competition and market shares.
Factors that may influence the long-term market for assistive technologies.