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Healthcare and Social Assistance in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Healthcare and Social Assistance in the US

The Healthcare and Social Assistance sector has steadily grown over the past five years. The majority of services offered by subsectors in the industry, which includes hospitals, ambulatory healthcare services, nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance services, experienced steady demand during the five-year period, driven by demographic changes and increasing total health expenditure. At the same time, many health providers have had to adjust to a complex and changing regulatory environment. Over the next five years, revenue for the sector is forecast to continue steadily rising. Spending on sector services is expected to be driven by aging and growing populations, which will require more health services and care from the nursing and residential care facilities subsector, in particular.

The Healthcare and Social Assistance sector comprises establishments providing healthcare and social assistance for individuals.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Sector
  • Sector at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Sector Structure
  • Sector Performance
    • Table Number of people with private health insurance
    • Table Sector revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING SECTORS
    • Table KEY SELLING SECTORS
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018)
    • Table Business Locations 2018
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players (Market share)
    • Table HCA Healthcare Inc. (US sector-specific segment) - financial performance*
    • Table Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (US sector-specific segment) - financial performance*
    • Table Feeding America (US sector-specific segment) - financial performance*
    • Table Quest Diagnostics Inc. (US sector-specific segment) - financial performance*
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Sector Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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