DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5rs3g6/global_wearable) has announced the addition of the "Global Wearable Healthcare Electronic Devices Market Assessment & Forecast: 2015-2019" report to their offering.
The market in North America was valued at US$ 3,116.7 million in 2014 and is expected to reach US$ 8,454.5 million by 2019 at a CAGR of 18.8%. The report covers the market scenario for 10 wearable product segments in six regions of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle-East and Africa. Major reasons for growth in demand are the rising incidence of lifestyle disorders such as obesity.
Over one third of adults in United States are obese. Chronic diseases such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity, and cancer are among the most common, costly, and preventable of all health problems.
According to the American Diabetes Association, there are approximately 30 million people that are currently suffering from diabetes and approximately 1.5 million people had Type-1 diabetes in 2014. Asia-Pacific is also considered as a major diabetic zone due to proven studies showing genetic susceptibility to the disease.
Key Topics Covered:
3 Market Dynamics
4 Wearable Healthcare Electronic Devices - Global Market Size & Assessment by Product, Forecast: 2015 - 2019
5 Wearable Healthcare Electronic Devices - Global Market Size Assessment, by Geography, Forecast: 2015 - 2019
6 Key Players Analysis: Wearable Healthcare Electronic Devices Market, 2014 (%)
- Abbott Healthcare
- Apple Inc
- Fitbit Inc
- Geratherm Medical AG
- LifeWatch AG
- Masimo Corporation
- Medella Health
- Medtronic Inc
- Misfit Wearables
- Nike Inc
- Samsung Electronics
- Sensium Healthcare
- Sotera Wireless
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