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Global Deaf/Hearing Aid Market: Size, trends and Forecasts (2016-2020)

Global Deaf/Hearing Aid Market: Size, trends and Forecasts (2016-2020)

Scope of the Report

The report titled “Global Deaf/Hearing Aid Market: Size, trends and Forecasts (2016-2020)”, provides an in-depth analysis of the global hearing aid market by volume, by segments, by competitors, by region, etc. The report also provides an insight of the hearing impairment treatment market. Growth of the overall hearing aid market has also been forecasted for the period 2016-2020, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends.

The report also includes detailed analysis of leading players in the industry including Sonova Holdings AG, William Demant Holding Group, GN ReSound on the basis of attributes such as business overview, recent developments, financials and strategies adopted by the market leaders in order to ensure growth, sustainability, etc.

Geographical Coverage

France
Germany
The UK
The US
Company Coverage

Sonova Holdings AG
William Demant Holding Group
GN ReSound

Executive Summary

Hearing aids are sound-amplifying devices designed to aid people with hearing impairment. Several types of hearing aid are available in the market with wide range of features in order to address individual needs of consumer. These vary on the basis of size, placement (on or inside the ear), and the degree of sound amplification required. Commonly available hearing aid can be broadly divided into four categories - Behind-the-ear (BTE) aids, In-the-Canal (ITC) or Completely in-the-canal (CIC) aids, In-the-Ear (ITE) aids and Implantable Hearing Aids. Hearing implants are further segmented into three categories - Cochlear, Middle-ear, and Bone-anchored hearing implants. The report provides detailed analysis of treatment types with focus on working mechanism. Furthermore, value chain analysis of hearing device, diagnostic instruments and hearing implants value chain is also covered in the report.

Region-wise, the global hearing aid market is divided into North America, South America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Africa. Presently, Europe is the world’s largest hearing aid market, driven by ageing population. Major hearing aid markets in the Europe include France, Germany and the UK. North America follows at second position. Asia Pacific, being the third largest hearing aid market.


1. Executive Summary
2. Introduction
2.1 Hearing Aid: Overview
2.1.1 Types of Hearing Loss
2.2 Hearing Aid: Advantages & Disadvantages
2.3 Hearing Aid: Types
Figure 1: Types of Hearing Aid
2.3.1 Behind-the-ear (BTE) aids
2.3.2 In-the-Canal (ITC) or Completely in-the-canal (CIC) aids
2.3.3 In-the-Ear (ITE) aids
2.3.4 Implantable Hearing Aid
3. Hearing Implants
3.1 Hearing Implants: Types
Figure 2 : Types of Hearing Implants
3.2 Cochlear Hearing Implant
3.2.1 Overview
3.2.2 Working of Cochlear Implants
Figure 3: Working of Cochlear Implant
3.3 Middle Ear Implant
3.3.1 Overview
3.3.2 Working of Middle Ear Implant
Figure 4: Working of Middle Ear Implant
3.4 Bone-Anchored Hearing Implant
3.4.1 Overview
3.4.2 Working of Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants
Figure 5: Working of Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants
4. Hearing Aid Value Chain
4.1 Hearing Aid Value Chain: Hearing Devices
Figure 6: Hearing Devices Value Chain in Commercial Market
4.2 Hearing Aid Value Chain: Diagnostic Instrument
Figure 7: Diagnostic Instruments Value Chain in Commercial Market
4.3 Hearing Aid Value Chain: Hearing Implants
Figure 8: Hearing Implants Value Chain in Commercial Market
5. Global Market Analysis
5.1 Global Hearing Aid Market: An Analysis
5.1.1 Global Hearing Aid Market by Volume
Figure 9: Global Hearing Aid Market Size by Volume; 2011-2015E (Million Units)
5.1.2 Global Hearing Aid Market by Volume Forecasted
Figure 10: Global Hearing Aid Market Size by Volume Forecasted; 2016E-2020E (Million Units)
5.1.3 Global Hearing Aid Market by Segments
Figure 11: Global Hearing Aid Market Share by Segments; 2015 & 2020E
5.1.4 Global Hearing Aid Market Pricing by Region
Figure A: Global Hearing Aid Market ASP Comparison by Nations
5.1.5 Global Hearing Aid Market Share by Region
Figure 12: Global Hearing Aid Regional Market Share by Value, 2014
5.1.6 Global Hearing Diagnostic Market Share by Competitors
Figure 13: Global Hearing Diagnostic Market Share by Competitors, 2014
6. Regional/Country Analysis
6.1 Europe Hearing Aid Market: An Analysis
6.1.1 Europe Hearing Aid Market by Distribution Channel
Figure 14: Europe Hearing Aid Market Share (Volume) by Distribution Channel; 2014E
6.2 France Hearing Aid Market: An Analysis
6.2.1 France Hearing Aid Market by Volume
Figure 15: France Hearing Aid Market by Volume; 2010-2015E
(Million Units)
6.2.2 France Hearing Aid Market by Distribution Channel
Figure 16: France Hearing Aid Market by Distribution Channel (Volume), 2015
6.2.3 France Hearing Aid Market by Competitors
Figure 17: France Hearing Aid Market Share by Competitors(Volume), 2015
6.3 Germany Hearing Aid Market: An Analysis
6.3.1 Germany Hearing Aid Market Size by Volume
Figure 18: Germany Hearing Aid Market Size by Volume, 2010-2015E (Million Units)
6.3.2 Germany Hearing Aid Market by Distribution Channel
Figure 19: Germany Hearing Aid Market Share by Distribution Channel (Volume), 2014E
6.3.3 Germany Hearing Aid Market by Competitors
Figure 20: Germany Hearing Aid Market Share by Competitors(Volume), 2015
6.4 The UK Hearing Aid Market: An Analysis
6.4.1 The UK Hearing Aid Market
Figure 21: The UK Hearing Aid Market Share by Distribution Channel (Volume), 2014
6.5 The US Hearing Aid Market: An Analysis
6.5.1 The US Hearing Aid Market Share by Competitors
Figure 22: The US Retail Market by Player (Volume), 2015
6.5.2 The US Hearing Aid Market Share by Supplier
Figure 23: The US Independent Market by Supplier (Volume), 2015
6.5.3 The US Hearing Aid Market Share by Distribution Channel
Figure 24: The US Hearing Aids Market Share by Distribution Channel (Volume), 2014E
6.5.4 The US VA Hearing Aid Market Share by Manufacturers
Figure 25: The US VA Market (Volume) Share by Manufacturer ; 2012-15
7. Market Dynamics
7.1 Growth Drivers
7.1.1 Lower Hearing Aid Penetration
Figure 26: Global Hearing Aid Penetration by Nations (2015)
7.1.2 Higher Reimbursement Rate
Figure 27: Devices sold/1,000 inhabitants & Level / amount of reimbursement per hearing aid per country (2014)
7.1.3 Demographics
Figure 28 : Hearing Difficulty & Hearing Aid Penetration by Age(2015)
7.1.4 Increased Use of Headphones
7.2 Challenges
7.2.1 Lack of Awareness
7.2.2 High Degree of Consolidation
7.2.3 Social Stigmas of Hearing Aid
7.2.4 High Prices
7.3 Market Trends
7.3.1 Shorter Product Cycle
Figure B: Historical Hearing Platform Launches per Manufacturer
7.3.2 Consolidation in Hearing Aid Industry
7.3.3 Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery Hearing Aids
7.3.4 RadioEar Bone Conductor
7.3.5 Launch of first ‘Internet of Things’ Hearing Aid
8. Competitive Landscape
Figure 29: Hearing Aid Market (Volume) Share by Channel (2015)
Figure 30: Global Cochlear Implant Market Share by Competitors (2014)
Table 3: Financial Comparison of Key Players of Global Hearing Aid Market (2016E)
Table 4: Hearing-related Product Offerings of Leading Companies
9. Company Profile
9.1 Sonova Holdings AG
9.1.1 Business Overview
9.1.2 Financial Overview
Figure 31: Sonova Holdings AG Revenue; FY2014-FY2018E (US$ Billion)
Figure 32: Sonova Holdings AG Revenue by Segments; FY2016
9.1.3 Business Strategy
9.2 William Demant Holding Group
9.2.1 Business Overview
9.2.2 Financial Overview
Figure 33: William Demant Holding Group Revenue; FY2012-FY2017E (US$ Billion)
Figure 34: William Demant Holding Group Revenue by Segments; 2015
Figure 35: GN ReSound Revenue by Segments; FY2015
Figure 36: GN ReSound Revenue; FY2011-15 (US$ Millions)
9.2.3 Business Strategy
9.3 GN ReSound
9.3.1 Business Overview
9.3.2 Financial Overview
Figure 33: William Demant Holding Group Revenue; FY2012-FY2017E (US$ Billion)
Figure 34: William Demant Holding Group Revenue by Segments; 2015
Figure 35: GN ReSound Revenue by Segments; FY2015
Figure 36: GN ReSound Revenue; FY2011-15 (US$ Millions)
9.3.3 Business Strategy

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