1. Market Research
  2. > Healthcare
  3. > Medical Supply Market Trends

Electric Wheelchair Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020

  • March 2015
  • 63 pages
  • Transparency Market Research
Report ID: 2878129

Summary

Table of Contents

Electric wheelchairs are the battery powered wheelchairs which do not require any external human assistance for mobility. The user alone can control the movements with various input devices such as joysticks, touch pads and other devices. Electric wheelchairs provide multiple functionalities to assist the user in both indoor and outdoor activities with nominal human effort. Electric wheelchairs are not only used by people with traditional mobility impairments but also by those with cardiovascular conditions. Electric wheelchairs are sophisticated products and reflect to the lifestyle of the users.

The global electric wheelchair market is expected to witness substantial growth during the forecast period. The increase in aging population globally is stimulating the growing demand for electric wheelchair. In addition, the growing demand for advanced wheelchairs from the sports industry is also influencing the growth of this market. Need for automated mobility for disabled and elderly population, while performing regular tasks is also contributing to the growth in demand for electric wheelchairs globally. High disposable income in countries such as the U.S., Canada, the U.K., France, Italy, Germany, and Japan is influencing a positive growth to the electric wheelchair market.

The developing economies like India, China, Brazil, Indonesia and others are expected to generate further demand for electric wheelchairs in the future. With technological advancement in the electric wheelchair industry, new products are being developed by the manufacturers with better efficiencies, functionalities and customization. The sports industry has recently seen participation of disabled people in wheelchair based games, both indoor and outdoor. Thus, a major share of the electric wheelchair market is boosted by the demand from the sports industry globally. There are some challenges which the industry faces and few of those have high impacts presently such as lack of awareness and infrastructure. However, it is expected that the impacts of these factors is expected to reduce during the forecast period.

In this report, the market has been segmented based on product type and geography. It also includes drivers, restraints and opportunities (DROs), Porter’s five forces analysis and value chain of the electric wheelchair market. The study highlights current market trends and provides the forecast from 2014 to 2020. The report covers the current market scenario for electric wheelchairs and highlights future trends that could affect the demand for the same. The global electric wheelchair market is expected to observe a steady growth rate from 2014-20120 at a very high CAGR.

By geography, the market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of the World (RoW). Based on the product types, the market has been categorized into front wheel drive wheelchairs, center wheel drive wheelchairs, rear wheel drive wheelchairs and standing electric wheelchairs. The market size and forecast from 2014 to 2020 have been provided in the report.

The report also analyzes macroeconomic factors influencing and inhibiting the growth of the electric wheelchair market. Porter’s five forces analysis offers insight into the market competition throughout its value chain. The market attractiveness analysis provided in the report highlights key investing areas in this industry. The report will help manufacturers, suppliers and distributors understand the present and future trends in this market and formulate their strategies accordingly.

This study includes the profiles of key players in the market and the strategies adopted by them to sustain in the competition. Recent developments and barriers of the market is expected to help emerging players to design their strategies in an effective manner. The study is expected to help key players in broadcast electric wheelchair manufacturers to formulate and develop new strategies. The key participants in this market are Invacare Corp., Pride Mobility Products Corp., Sunrise Medicals, Permobil Corp., Handicare, Ottobock Healthcare GmbH, Medort, Drive Medicals Ltd., Hoveround Corp.

Global Electric Wheelchair Market: By Product Types
Front Wheel Drive electric wheelchair
Center Wheel Drive electric wheelchair
Rear Wheel Drive electric wheelchair
Standing electric wheelchair
Others
Global Electric Wheelchair Market: By Geography
North America
Europe
Asia Pacific
Rest of the world (RoW)

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 60 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.

Amrita helps you find the right report:

Testimonials

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at
Ikea

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at
Ingredion

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers

Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2017

  • $ 4000
  • Industry report
  • July 2017
  • by GlobalData

Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2017 Summary GlobalData’s Medical Devices sector report, “Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Medical Devices ...

Global Electric Wheelchair Market (2016 - 2022)

  • $ 3600
  • Industry report
  • May 2017
  • by KBV Research

An Electric Wheelchair also called as power wheelchair is one of the innovative technologies that operate through batteries and electric motors rather than manual power. Electric wheelchair is used preferably ...

Europe Electric Wheelchair Market (2016 - 2022)

  • $ 1500
  • Industry report
  • May 2017
  • by KBV Research

Power wheelchair is one of the innovative technologies that operate through batteries and electric motors rather than manual power. Electric wheelchair is used preferably by the people who are not able ...


ref:plp2015

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.