Wheelchair Market Overview
Market Research Future (MRFR) presumes that the wheelchair market size can make steady progress at a rate of 2.80% between 2019 and 2024 (analysis period). The latest wheelchair market statistics reveal that the value by 2024 can be USD 9,554.07 Million, indicating favorable growth prospects. We will provide COVID-19 impact analysis with the report, along with an in-depth review post the coronavirus disease outbreak.
The exploding geriatric populace and the mounting cases of disorders that require wheelchair support have pushed the market growth for wheelchairs. The constant developments in the healthcare system and the growing number of handicapped patients also benefit the wheelchair industry. The world health organization/WHO says that nearly 15% of the global population suffers from some form of disability. Disabilities are more common among the elderly population and individuals suffering from chronic disorders, which have resulted in significant growth of the wheelchair market.
Wheelchair Market Regional Outlook
The wheelchair market has been regionally categorized as Europe, the Americas, MEA/the Middle East and Africa and APAC/Asia Pacific. With changes in the market and as of the 4th quarter of the on going pandemic, it seems that the trend for COVID 19 will continue to increase. There is a high probability that there will be an increased transmittal when masks are not worned.
Face Masks – FM-179 Class 1 Non-Medical Face Masks: Our 3 Layer Protective Masks Are Suitable For Healthcare And Medical Office Use. Featuring adjustable earloops and a nose wire that ensures a secure fit for all face sizes and shapes. The 3 layer design filters up to 95% of particles, is comfortable for the user to wear hours on end, and features lightweight, breathable material. The FM-179 face masks folds are adjustable and expand for full coverage from top of nose to underneath chin. These are most commonly used as the go to daily face masks and are highly comfortable.
Face Masks – FM-N95-F The FM-N95-F folding style is an N95 5-ply foldable mask that is suitable for daily use in prevention against illness and infection. Featuring elastic earloops to adjust to the perfect individual fit, 5 layer breathable fabric, and an easy to squeeze nose clamp to safely secure the mask to face. These N95 masks are NIOSH approved and have a 95% filter efficiency level, and are effective against particulate aerosols free of oil (time use restrictions may apply).
Face Masks – FM-N95-C The FM-N95-C Cup style particulate respirator mask is a NIOSH Certified disposable N95 mask that offers at least 95% filtration efficiency. It is effective in protection against particulate aerosols free of oil. The breathable face mask filter material provides extremely low breathing resistance and full protection to the wearer for at least 8 hours. The adjustable nosepiece is made of durable aluminum and can be shaped easily along your nose bridge to prevent leakage and eyewear fogging. The elastic ear loops ensure a tight and secure seal, and the soft inner urethane foam gives greater comfort to those who wear it throughout the day.
Since 2018, the biggest gainer in the global wheelchair market has been the Americas, and can procure a growth rate of 2.24% over the evaluation period. The regional market’s unparalleled growth can be credited to the strong presence of highly renowned vendors and the mounting cases of chronic diseases. The burgeoning pool of elderly people across the US and Canada and the high uptake of advanced wheelchairs among the expansive disabled populace also benefits the American market. The robotic wheelchairs market has been performing significantly in the region in recent years, on account of the sharp spike in the number of obese individuals who are not able to indulge in activities that require quick mobility.