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Walking Assist Devices Market by Product Type (Gait Belts & Lift Vests, Canes, Crutches, Walker, Wheelchairs, Power Scooters), and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and ROW) - Global Forecast to 2020

Walking Assist Devices Market by Product Type (Gait Belts & Lift Vests, Canes, Crutches, Walker, Wheelchairs, Power Scooters), and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and ROW) - Global Forecast to 2020

The global walking assist devices market is expected to reach USD 6.57 billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2015 to 2020.

The purpose of this report is to cover the definition, description, and forecast up to 2020 of the Global Walking Assist Devices Market. It involves deep dive analysis of market segmentation which comprises of products and geography. The report also gives deep insight of strategic analysis of key players in the market. The walking assist devices market is segmented on the basis of product, and segmented into Gait Belts & Lift Vests, Canes, Crutches, Walker, Wheelchairs, Power Scooters.

The walking assist devices market has been segmented by geography, which includes major regions such as North Americas, Europe and Asia-pacific. These regions are further segmented into U.S., Canada and Mexico. Similarly, the Europe region is further segmented into Germany, France, U.K., Spain and Italy. In Asia-pacific, the major countries included are China, India, Japan, Australia and Republic of Korea.

Globally, North America contributed the largest share in the walking assist devices market in 2014. The large share is attributed to rising aging population, increasing technological advancements & product leasing, and increasing incidences of debilitating neurological diseases & injuries which have led to increase in usage of walking assist devices in the recent years.

The trends in patient community will influence the growth of the walking assist devices market. For instance, according to the World Health Organization, the global population in the age group of 65 years and above is projected to grow from 524 million in 2010 to nearly 1.5 billion by 2050. Between 2010 and 2050, the elderly population in the emerging countries is projected to increase by more than 250 percent as compared to 71 percent increase in the developed countries. The increase in elderly population across the globe is one of the factors that has led to increase in usage of walking assist devices, such as canes, crutches, wheelchairs, and power scooters.

The report also provides a detailed competitive landscaping of companies operating in this market. Segment and country specific company shares, news & deals, M&A, segment specific pipeline products, product approvals and product recalls of the major companies are detailed. The major players profiled in the global walking assist devices market report include Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Permobil Inc., GF Health Products, Inc., Invacare Corporation, Besco Medical Co., LTD., Betterlifehealthcare Ltd., C.T.M. Homecare Product, Inc., Ottobock, Ossenberg GmbH, Pride Mobility Products Corp., Aetna Inc., Sunrise Medical (US) LLC, and Karma Healthcare Ltd., among others.

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From an insight perspective, this research report has focused on various levels of analysis, namely, industry analysis (industry trends and PEST analysis), market share analysis of top players, supply chain analysis, and company profiles. All of these together comprise and discuss the basic views on the competitive landscape, usage patterns, emerging- and high-growth segments, high-growth regions and countries and their respective regulatory policies, government initiatives, drivers, restraints, and opportunities of the walking assist devices market.

The report will enrich both established firms as well as new entrants/smaller firms to gauge the pulse of the market, which in turn will help the firms to garner a greater market share. Firms purchasing the report could use any one or a combination of the below mentioned five strategies to strengthen their market share.

The report provides insights on the following pointers:

Product Analysis and Development: Detailed insights on upcoming technologies, research and development activities, and new product launches in the Global walking assist devices market are provided.
Market Development: Comprehensive information about lucrative emerging markets is provided. The report also analyzes the markets for walking assist devices across various regions, exploits new distribution channels, new clientele base and different pricing policies.
Market Diversification: Exhaustive information about new products, untapped geographies, recent developments, and investment decisions in the Global walking assist devices is provided. Detailed description regarding the related and unrelated diversification pertaining to this market is also provided.
Competitive Assessment: An in-depth assessment of market shares and company share analysis of the key players is forecast till 2020. The business strategies and manufacturing capabilities of leading players are covered.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION & COVERAGE
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • INTEGRATED ECOSYSTEM OF WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET
    • ARRIVING AT THE WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET SIZE
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • MACRO INDICATOR-BASED APPROACH
        • Table GLOBAL WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET: MACRO INDICATORS, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (CASES)
        • Table PERCENTAGE OF POPULATION AGED 60 YEARS AND ABOVE, 2013 (% OF TOTAL POPULATION)
    • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET DRIVERS AND INHIBITORS
      • Table WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET: DRIVERS AND INHIBITORS
  • WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • GAIT BELTS AND LIFT VESTS
    • CANES
      • QUAD CANES
      • FOLDING CANES
      • CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
        • Table CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • CRUTCHES
    • WALKERS
      • STANDARD WALKERS
      • ROLLING WALKERS/ROLLATORS
      • HEMI WALKERS
      • WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
        • Table WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • WHEELCHAIRS
      • MANUAL WHEELCHAIRS
      • ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS
      • WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
        • Table WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table MOTORIZED/ ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • POWER SCOOTERS
      • BOOT SCOOTERS
      • ROAD SCOOTERS
      • PAVEMENT SCOOTERS
      • POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
        • Table POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • NORTH AMERICA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table NORTH AMERICA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • U.S.
      • Table U.S. WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.S. CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.S. WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.S. WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.S. ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.S. POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • CANADA
      • Table CANADA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CANADA CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CANADA WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CANADA WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CANADA ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CANADA POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • MEXICO
      • Table MEXICO WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MEXICO CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MEXICO WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MEXICO WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MEXICO ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MEXICO POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • EUROPE WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table EUROPE WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • GERMANY
      • Table GERMANY WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table GERMANY CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table GERMANY WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table GERMANY WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table GERMANY ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table GERMANY POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • U.K.
      • Table U.K. WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.K. CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.K. WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.K. WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.K. ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table U.K. POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • FRANCE
      • Table FRANCE WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table FRANCE CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table FRANCE WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table FRANCE WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table FRANCE ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table FRANCE POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • ITALY
      • Table ITALY WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ITALY CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ITALY WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ITALY WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ITALY ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ITALY POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • SPAIN
      • Table SPAIN WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SPAIN CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SPAIN WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SPAIN WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SPAIN ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SPAIN POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • REST OF EUROPE
      • Table REST OF EUROPE WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF EUROPE CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF EUROPE WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF EUROPE WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ITALY ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF EUROPE POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • ASIA-PACIFIC WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • JAPAN
      • Table JAPAN WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table JAPAN CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table JAPAN WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table JAPAN WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table JAPAN ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table JAPAN POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • CHINA
      • Table CHINA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CHINA CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CHINA WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CHINA WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CHINA ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CHINA POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • INDIA
      • Table INDIA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table INDIA CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table INDIA WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table INDIA WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table INDIA ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table INDIA POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • AUSTRALIA
      • Table AUSTRALIA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table AUSTRALIA CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table AUSTRALIA WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table AUSTRALIA WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table AUSTRALIA ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table AUSTRALIA POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • REPUBLIC OF KOREA
      • Table REPUBLIC OF KOREA WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REPUBLIC OF KOREA CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REPUBLIC OF KOREA WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REPUBLIC OF KOREA WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REPUBLIC OF KOREA ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REPUBLIC OF KOREA POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • REST OF THE WORLD WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table REST OF THE WORLD WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF THE WORLD CANES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF THE WORLD WALKERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF THE WORLD WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF THE WORLD ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REST OF THE WORLD POWER SCOOTERS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET: COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • COMPANY SHARE ANALYSIS, 2014
      • Table WALKING ASSIST DEVICES MARKET: COMPANY SHARE ANALYSIS, 2014
    • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
    • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, AND DIVESTITURES
    • OTHER DEVELOPMENTS (PRODUCT LEASING, RESEARCH STUDIES)
  • COMPANY PROFILE
    • INVACARE CORPORATION
      • OVERVIEW
      • KEY FINANCIALS
        • Table INVACARE CORPORATION: KEY FINANCIALS, 2012-2014 (USD MILLION)
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • OSSENBERG GMBH
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • BESCO MEDICAL CO.,LTD
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • DRIVE MEDICAL (MEDICAL DEPOT, INC.)
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BETTERLIFEHEALTHCARE LTD.
      • OVERVIEW
      • KEY FINANCIALS
        • Table BETTERLIFEHEALTHCARE LTD.: KEY FINANCIALS, 2011-2013 (USD MILLION)
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • ELECTRIC MOBILITY EURO LTD.
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • MEYRA GMBH (MEDORT S.A.)
      • OVERVIEW
      • KEY FINANCIALS
        • Table MEYRA GMBH (MEDORT S.A.) .: KEY FINANCIALS, 2012-2013 (USD MILLION)
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SUNRISE MEDICAL (US) LLC
      • OVERVIEW
      • KEY FINANCIALS
        • Table SUNRISE MEDICAL (US) LLC: KEY FINANCIALS, 2012-2013 (USD MILLION)
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • COMFORT ORTHOPEDIC CO. LTD
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • LEVO AG
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • OTTOBOCK
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • PERMOBIL INC. (TILITE)
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • GF HEALTH PRODUCTS, INC.
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • KARMA HEALTH CARE LTD.
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
      • OVERVIEW
      • KEY FINANCIALS
        • Table HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.: KEY FINANCIALS, 2014-2015 (USD MILLION)
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • PRIDE MOBILITY PRODUCTS CORP.
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
  • APPENDIX
    • CUSTOMIZATION OPTIONS
      • PRODUCT ANALYSIS
      • SURGEONS/ DOCTORS/PHYSIOTHERAPISTS PERCEPTION ANALYSIS
      • REGULATORY FRAMEWORK
      • COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE

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