Connected Biosensors are devices that collect information on various health parameters and vital signs of a person, such as blood pressure, temperature, blood glucose, by reading or measuring this data and transmitting it via electric signals. It also includes social alarms as an example of ambient assisted living technologies, which are emerging technologies enabled by IoT, AI, sensors, wireless communication technologies, with the aim to support elderly people to live safely and independently in their environments.
The Connected Biosensors market is segmented into four categories: smart thermometers, smart blood glucose meters, smart blood pressure meters, and social alarms
The market comprises revenues, average revenues per user, users, and user penetration rates. The data only reflects B2C revenues; B2B and C2C revenues are not covered.
Smart blood pressure meters
Smart fever meters
Smart glucose meters
Care phone / social alarm system
Health tracking apps
Accelerometers / gyroscopes / medical alert devices
The Connected Biometric Sensors market is experiencing significant growth worldwide, driven by increasing consumer demand for smart healthcare devices.
Customers are increasingly seeking convenience and ease of use in healthcare devices. They prefer devices that can provide accurate and real-time health monitoring, allowing them to track their health conditions more effectively. Additionally, customers are looking for devices that can seamlessly connect with their smartphones or other wearable devices, enabling them to easily access and analyze their health data.
Trends in the market:
One of the key trends in the Connected Biometric Sensors market is the integration of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies. These technologies enable the devices to provide more personalized and actionable insights based on the collected data. For example, smart glucose meters can analyze blood sugar levels and provide recommendations on diet and medication adjustments. Another trend is the increasing adoption of remote patient monitoring systems, which allow healthcare professionals to monitor patients' health conditions remotely and provide timely interventions if necessary.
Local special circumstances:
In certain countries, there may be specific regulations and policies that impact the adoption and growth of the Connected Biometric Sensors market. For example, some countries may have stricter regulations on data privacy and security, which could affect the collection and transmission of health data. Additionally, cultural factors and healthcare infrastructure may vary across countries, influencing the adoption and acceptance of these devices.
Underlying macroeconomic factors:
The growth of the Connected Biometric Sensors market is also influenced by macroeconomic factors such as income levels and healthcare expenditure. Higher disposable incomes and increased healthcare spending in a country can drive the adoption of these devices, as consumers are more willing and able to invest in their health. Additionally, government initiatives and policies aimed at promoting digital health and remote patient monitoring can also contribute to the growth of the market.
Overall, the Connected Biometric Sensors market is witnessing significant growth due to customer preferences for convenient and accurate health monitoring devices. The integration of AI and ML technologies, as well as the adoption of remote patient monitoring systems, are key trends driving the market. However, local regulations, cultural factors, and macroeconomic conditions can also impact the growth and adoption of these devices in different countries.
The data encompasses B2C enterprises. Figures are based on revenues and user data of relevant mobile applications and consumer electronics companies.
Modeling approach / Market size:
Market sizes are determined through a combined top-down and bottom-up approach, building on a specific rationale for each market segment. As a basis for evaluating markets, we use annual financial reports of key players, industry reports, third-party reports, and survey results from primary research (e.g., the Statista Global Consumer Survey). In addition, we use relevant key market indicators and data from country-specific associations, such as GDP, population, internet penetration, smartphone penetration, consumer spending, and healthcare spending. This data helps us estimate the market size for each country individually.
In our forecasts, we apply diverse forecasting techniques. The selection of forecasting techniques is based on the behavior of the relevant market. For example, the S-curve function and exponential trend smoothing are well suited for forecasting digital products and services due to the non-linear growth of technology adoption.
The market is updated twice a year in case market dynamics change. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war is considered at a country-specific level.