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Global Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications, Forecast to 2022

Global Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications, Forecast to 2022

The global sensors market in healthcare and medical applications is slated to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.1% between 2016 and 2022. High growth can be expected in the biosensors and wearable sensors product segments.

In addition to the market growth analysis, the study highlights the key driving forces for the sensors market in healthcare and medical applications. Key drivers include the increased usage of smartphones and mobiles, which make it possible to keep track of health and fitness using apps and end-user devices. Sensors are increasingly being integrated into end-user devices and accessories, and miniaturization of sensors is leading to ease of integration. The global sensors market in healthcare and medical applications is led by North America followed by Europe.

With patient care moving from hospitals to homes, the home diagnostic and consumer healthcare segments are the key opportunity areas. The wearables market will explode, leading to huge opportunities for sensors in the wearables product segment.

Research Scope

The market trends are analyzed for a study period of 2014 to 2022, with the base year being 2016. Sensors used in healthcare and medical applications are the key focus area in this study. The sensors are further segmented by vertical market (consumer health and clinical health), connection type (wired sensors and wireless sensors), and usage type (wearable sensors and non- wearable sensors). The study also provides a breakdown of the various types of sensors such as biosensors, temperature sensors, pressure sensors, and so on.

Companies mentioned in the global sensors market in healthcare and medical applications landscape include GE Healthcare, Honeywell Sensing and Control, Philips, STMicroelectronics, Siemens, First Sensors, Danaher Corp, and others. The regional segment Southeast Asian (SEA) countries included in this study are Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Market revenues have also been analyzed for these SEA countries.

Key Questions This Study Will Answer
• What are the different types of sensors used in healthcare and medical applications?
• Which sensors are likely to experience growth over the coming years in the clinical and consumer healthcare segments?
• What are the key application areas for sensors in healthcare and medical applications?
• How does the competitive landscape look for sensors healthcare and medical applications? What are the opportunity areas for existing participants and scope for new entrants?
• What are the key market, technology, and economic trends that will have an impact on the sensors market in healthcare and medical applications?


  • Executive Summary
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definitions
    • Key Questions this Study will Answer
    • Market Segmentation—Snapshot of Sensors in Healthcare and Medical Applications
    • Market Distribution Channels
    • Distribution Channel Analysis
    • Sensors in Healthcare and Medical Applications—Key Applications
  • Industry Challenges—Sensors in Healthcare and Medical Applications
    • Industry Challenges
  • External Challenges: Drivers and Restraints—Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications
    • Key Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Key Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecasts—Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2016
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue by Vertical Type, Connection Type, and Usage Type
    • Percent Revenue by Sensor Type
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Usage Type
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Usage Type, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Usage Type
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Revenue Forecast by Sensor Usage Type, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Usage Type Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Connection Type
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Connection Type, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Connection Type
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Revenue Forecast by Sensor Connection Type, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Connection Type Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Vertical
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Application Type, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Vertical
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Revenue Forecast by Sensor Application Type, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Vertical Type Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Type
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Percent Revenue Forecast by Sensor Types, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Type
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Revenue Forecast by Sensor Types, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Sensor Type Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region Discussion
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis—Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, Global, 2016
    • Competitive Environment
    • Top Competitors
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment
  • Growth Opportunities and Companies to Action
    • Growth Opportunity—Biosensors and Wearable Sensors Bringing Disruptions
  • Vertical Market Breakdown
    • Personalizing Healthcare is all About Context-aware Care
    • Vertical Market Trends
    • Benefits of Wearables in Clinical and Consumer Healthcare
    • Biosensor Applications in Healthcare
    • Wearables Potential to Transform Healthcare
    • Wearables Enable Care Decentralization
    • Role of Wearables in Transforming Healthcare
  • Clinical Health Segment
    • Clinical Health Breakdown
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Clinical Health Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2016
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Clinical Health Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Application
      • Table Clinical Health Segment: Percent Revenue Forecast by Application, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Application
      • Table Clinical Health Segment: Revenue Forecast by Application, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Consumer Health Segment
    • Consumer Health Breakdown
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Consumer Health Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2016
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Consumer Health Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Application
      • Table Consumer Health Segment: Percent Revenue Forecast by Application, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Application
      • Table Consumer Health Segment: Revenue Forecast by Application, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Internet of Medical Things in Sensors in Healthcare and Medical Applications
    • Tracking Landscape—What is Tracked? When, Where, and How?
    • Chronic Disease Management a Cost-Effective Solution to Improve Remote Patient Monitoring
    • Smart Fluid Monitoring To Help in Early-stage Detection of Kidney Infections
    • IoT Capable of Changing Dynamics of Hygiene Systems within Hospitals
    • IoT-Powered Wireless Nanosensors Highly Beneficial for Heart Care and Preventing Heart-related Risks
    • Tattoo-based Blood Flow Mapping a Highly Cost-effective and Efficient Way To Monitor Blood Flow of Patients
    • Energy Harvested Pacemakers to Increase Lifecycle of Pacemakers and Eliminate Need for Replacement Surgery
    • Bio-processor Chips to Detect Presence of Genetic Biomarkers Linked with Transplanted Lung Malfunction
    • Smart Ingestible Pills for Diagnostic Imaging to Improve Diagnostic Output Outside Hospital Set-up
  • Pricing Analysis and Trends
    • Factors Deciding Price of Sensors in Health and Wellness
    • Pricing Trends for Sensors in Health and Wellness
      • Table Total Sensors Market in Healthcare and Medical Applications: Factors Deciding Price of Sensors, Global, 2016
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word—3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Partial List of Companies

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