Global Markets for Telemedicine Technologies
The global telemedicine market is expected to grow from $9.8 billion in 2010 to $11.6 billion in 2011, and to $27.3 billion in 2016, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.6% over the next five years.
SCOPE AND FORMAT
This report focuses on global markets for telemedicine technologies and services. The discussion is organized into 13 chapters and three appendices, as shown below:
- Telemedicine Overview.
- Telemedicine Technologies and Global Markets (including analysis of key patents).
- Telemedicine Applications.
- Economics of Telemedicine.
- Stakeholders: Opportunities Analysis.
- Consolidation and Ownership Trends.
- North American Markets.
- EU Markets.
- Japanese Market.
- Other Geographical Markets.
- Appendix A: Company Profiles.
- Appendix B: List of Telemedicine Programs Studied.
- Appendix C: Acronyms.
The author of the original report on which this update is based is Sandeep Sugla. Sandeep holds a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering and has six years of research experience in pharmaceuticals, healthcare, medical equipment and biotechnology.
The analyst responsible for updating the report is Andrew McWilliams, a partner at 43rd Parallel LLC, a Boston-based international technology and marketing consulting firm. Mr. McWilliams is the author of numerous BCC Research studies, including many related to telemedicine, such as HLC054B Home Medical Equipment: Technologies and Global Markets; HLC082A Emerging Markets for Advanced Medical Technologies; HLC066B Medical Automation Technologies, Products, and Markets; HLC048C Healthcare Information Technology; HLC038C Patient Monitoring; HLC036D Medical Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery: The Global Market.
The global telemedicine market is expected to grow from $9.8 billion in 2010 to $23 billion in 2015, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.6% over the next 5 years.
The global market for telemedicine increased from $4.8 billion in 2006 to an estimated $5.8 billion in 2007. It should reach $13.9 billion by 2012, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19%.
The telehome market currently accounts for 22% of the market and is expected to capture almost 37% of the telemedicine market by 2012.
The telemedicine service market is expected to grow from $3.6 billion in 2007 to $8.3 billion in 2012, mainly driven by the telehospital service market.
The current level of telemedicine expenditures is about $4.33 billion.
These expenditures will experience an AAGR of 9.7% from 2002 to 2007.
Procurement will continue to be the lead spending category through 2007.
In 2007, it will account for a total of $2.16 billion, or about 31% of all spending.
Fastest growth in technology spending will be software, at an AAGR of 12.9%.