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Audiological Devices - Global Strategic Business Report Product Image

Audiological Devices - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 338839
  • September 2014
  • Region: Global
  • 368 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Cochlear Limited
  • GN ReSound A/S
  • Otovation LLC
  • Sonova Holding AG
  • MORE

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Audiological Devices both by value (US$ Thousands) and by volume (Thousand Units) by the following Product Segments: Hearing Aids (Behind-the-ear, In-the-ear, In-the-canal, & Completely-in-the-canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedence Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers, & Others), and Cochlear Implants. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 64 companies including many key and niche players.

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Cochlear Limited
  • GN ReSound A/S
  • Otovation LLC
  • Sonova Holding AG
  • MORE

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Hearing Aids
Behind-the-Ear Hearing Aid
In-the-Ear (ITE) Hearing Aid
In-the-Canal (ITC) Hearing Aid
Completely-in-the Canal (CIC) Hearing Aid
Measurement/Testing Devices
Otoscopes
Audiometers
Impedance Analyzers
Hearing Aid Analyzers
Other Measurement/Testing Devices
Cochlear Implants
Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA) Implants

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. GLOBAL MARKET OVERVIEW AND ANALYSIS
Curtain Raiser
Developed Markets Dominate Sales, Developing Countries Drive Momentum
Hearing Aids - The Dominant Product Segment
Volume Sales of Hearing Aids On a Positive Note
Behind-the-ear Hearing Aids Corner Lion’s Share of Global Hearing Aids Market
Cochlear Implants - The Fastest Growing Product Segment
Emerging Economies: Opportunities in Store
Table 1: Healthcare Spending as a Percentage of GDP across Major Countries (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. MARKET GROWTH DRIVERS & CONSTRAINTS
High Global Prevalence of Hearing Degeneration
Table 2: Distribution of Disabling Hearing Loss Worldwide: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
A Snapshot of Global Hearing Loss Statistics
Table 3: World Moderate-to-Severe Hearing Impaired Population for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Rising Prevalence of Age-Related Hearing Loss
Table 4: Percentage Share of Global Population by Age Group, Worldwide: 2025 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age Group (Male & Female) for Major Countries/Regions: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: Global Aging Population by Age Group: 1975
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7: Global 65+ Population by Geographic Region (% Growth 2013-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: Top Countries by Life Expectancy at Birth Among Men and Women (2012)
Increasing Hearing Impairment among Younger Population
Overcoming Social Stigma - Critical to Boost Penetration
Table 9: World Hearing Loss Population Breakdown by Severity: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10: Penetration of Hearing Systems: Breakdown for Users and Non-Users of Hearing Systems (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: World Hearing Aid Adoption Rate for Years 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12: World Adoption Rate of Hearing Aids by Region - US, EU, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2005, 2010, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: Hearing Aid Penetration Rate in Select Countries ( includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Better Reimbursement Structure Improves Penetration of Hearing Aids
A Review of Subsidy/Reimbursement System for Hearing Aids in Select Regional Markets
Product Mix and Poor Economic Outlook to Hold Back Prices
An Analysis of Hearing Aid Cost Structure
Table 14: Hearing Aid Industry Value Chain: Cost and Value Addition By Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strong Growth Potential in Emerging Markets
Binaural Fittings Market to Grow
Table 15: World Binaural Fitting Rates by Region - US, EU, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2005, 2010, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. INSIGHT INTO TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCEMENTS
Digital Technology Takes Precedence
Market Moves towards Miniaturization
RIC/RITE Hearing Aids Gain Share
Consumers Demand More Value-Added Features
Customization - the Driving Force behind Product Specialization
Hearing Aids and the World of Connectivity
Bluetooth Technology - Enabling Connectivity of HAs with Other Media Devices
Exciting Possibilities Afforded by Hearing Aid Compatible Smartphones
Hearing Aid Compatibility with Phones - A Review of the Technology and Laws in the US
Mobile Hearing Apps Ecosystem Continues to Expand
Google Glass- Heralding A New Revolution
Invisible Devices - A New Class of Products on the Market
Disposable Hearing Aids
Researchers Discover Potential Technique for Restoring Hearing Ability

4. HEARING IMPLANTS - MARKET REVIEW
Primer
Expanding Aging Population Drives Sales of Cochlear Implants
Table 16: Global Cochlear Implants Market by Age Group (2012): Percentage Breakdown of New Patients in the Age Groups of Above 80 Years, 65-80 Years, 50-64 Years, 30
Years, 18-29 Years, 3-17 Years, and Below 3 Years (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Low Penetration of CI Implants - Opportunity Indicator
Cochlear Implants Reimbursements: A Review (Recent Past)
Manufacturers Eye Emerging Markets to Offset Slow Growth in Developed Markets
Bilateral Implantation Catching Up
Table 17: Global Market for Cochlear Implants by Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Unilateral and Bilateral Cochlear Implants (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Diversity Exists in Adoption of Regional Binaural Hearing Devices
Robust Prospects for BAHI in Developed Markets
Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Handful of Players Dominate the Worldwide Audiological Devices Marketplace
Hearing Aid Market
Table 19: Leading Players in the Global Hearing Aid Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for GN ReSound, Siemens, Sonovo, Starkey, Widex, William Demant, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Hearing Aids Market: Products and Distribution Presence of Key Competitors
Product Mix of Leading Players in the Hearing Aids Market
Leading Hearing Aid Brands by Company
Hearing Aid Markets Witnesses Shuffle in Rankings
Consolidation Activity Continues in the Hearing Aid Industry
M&A en route (1990s-2013) - Making of Big 7 in the Global Hearing Aids Market
Consolidation Activity in the Hearing Aids Industry: Select Key Acquisitions 2006-2014
Sonova’s Ascent to the Top
William Demant New Product Roll-Outs to Widen Share
GN ReSound Pins Hopes on Resound Alera
The Road Ahead for Siemens
Product Diversification - the New Mantra to Beat Competition
Vertical Integration Catches Impetus in Hearing Aid Industry
Higher R&D Costs and Patent Situation
Measurement/Testing Devices
Table 20: Global Audiolgical Measurement/Testing Devices Market by Leading Players (2013): Market Share Breakdown for GN Otometrics, Natus, Rion, William Demant, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Hearing Implants Market
Cochlear Faces Strong Competition
Table 21: Leading Players in the Global Cochlear Implant Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for Advanced Bionics, Cochlear, Med El, and William Demant/Neurelec (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cochlear Running Virtual Monopoly in the BAHI Market
Cost advantages to Assist Sonova in CI Implants
Advanced Bionics to Make Further Advances in Implants Market
Chinese Manufacturers Make a Foray in to Cochlear Implants Market

6. DISTRIBUTION MARKET DYNAMICS
Major Distribution Channels for Hearing Aid Manufacturers
Public Organizations
Independent Audiologists
Large Retail Chains & Independent Retail Stores
Direct Sales Outlets
Amplifon Dominates the Hearing Aid Retail Market
Still Room for Further Consolidation
Table 22: Leading Retailers of Hearing Aids Worldwide (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Independent Retail Stores, Public Health Schemes, Manufacturers' Retail Stores, and Retail Chains (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Audiology: A Prologue
Human and Technical Aids
Audiological Devices
Classification of Audiological Devices
Hearing Aids
History of Hearing Aids
Types of Hearing Aids
Behind-The-Ear (BTE)
Advantages
Disadvantages
Open-Fit Mini Behind-The-Ear
In-the-Ear (ITE)
Advantages
Disadvantages
In-the-Canal (ITC)
Advantages
Disadvantages
Completely-in-the Canal (CIC)
Advantages
Disadvantages
Broader Classification of Hearing Aids
Conventional Hearing Aids
Programmable Hearing Aids
Digital Hearing Aids
Technology - Analog Vs. Digital
Disposable Hearing Aids
Hearing Aids Batteries
Common Problems Associated with Use of Hearing Aids
Common Cold Affects Functioning of Hearing Aids
Hygiene Problems Associated with Hearing Aids
Prevention of Transmission
Trends in Hearing Aids and Hearing Aids Batteries Market
Measurement/Testing Devices
Otoscopes
Video Otoscopes
Audiometers
Audiogram
Working of an Audiogram
Audiogram Interpretation
Audiometric Tests
Impedance Analyzers
Hearing Aid Analyzers
Other Measurement/Testing Devices
Cochlear Implants
Cochlear Implant Technology
Beneficiaries of Cochlear Implant
Cochlear Implants Found Effective in Children
Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA) Implants

8. AN INSIGHT INTO THE HUMAN AUDITORY SYSTEM
The Hearing Process
Nature And Types of Hearing Loss
Determining the Level of Hearing Impairment
Hearing Impairments
Conductive Hearing Loss
Sensor Neural Hearing Loss (SNHL)
Noise Induced Hearing Loss
Congenital Hearing Loss
Common Causes of Hearing Loss
Presbycusis
Diseases
Treatment
Treatment for SNHL
Sound Amplification Through Hearing Aids
Ear Surgery
Stapedectomy
Tympanoplasty
Ear Tube Surgery and Myringotomy
Ear Surgery for Perforated Eardrum
Ear Surgery for Tumors
Ear surgery for Congenital Ear Defects
Other Ear Surgeries
Cochlear Implants
Tinnitus
Hearing Conservation Programs
Strategies to Control Noise - Administrative and Engineering Controls
Regulatory Steps Initiated in Europe
Effective Hearing Conservation Program - Characteristics

9. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS
MED-EL Unveils SYNCHRONY Cochlear Implant System
Natus Medical Introduces Echo-Screen III Hearing Screener
Cochlear to Introduce Nucleus Profile in Europe
Cochlear Secures US FDA Approval for Aqua+ Accessory
Cochlear Awarded US FDA Approval for Nucleus Hybrid
Starkey Launches Halo Hearing Aid
Oticon Releases Ria And The Nera Hearing Care Devices
Beltone Unveils Beltone First Hearing Aid
GN ReSound Introduces ReSound LiNX Hearing Aid
Advanced Bionics Unveils Naída CI Q70 in Canadian and Europe and Markets
Otovation Launches Amplitude® D Screening Audiometer
Advanced Bionics Secures US FDA Approval for Naída CI Q70
Molex Releases Balanced Armature Audio Receivers
Starkey Unveils 3 Series Wireless Hearing Aid
Cochlear Receives CE Mark Approval for Nucleus 6 System
Widex India Introduces Dream Range of Hearing Care Devices in Bengaluru
Phonak Releases Phonak Naída Q and Phonak Audéo Q
Neuromonics Introduces Neuromonics Sanctuary
Analog Devices Unveils ADMP801 MEMS Microphone for Hearing Aids
Able Planet Unveils PS1600BTE Behind-the-Ear Amplifier with Linx DSP
Oticon Introduces Oticon Alta Hearing Aid
GN ReSound Releases ReSound Control Hearing Aid App
Sonitus Medical Announces European Launch of SoundBite Hearing System
Widex Introduces SUPER VSD Hearing Aid
MED-EL Receives US FDA and CE Mark Approvals for RONDO Processor
Phonak Unveils Phonak Quest Platform
Phonak Introduces CROS 13 and CROS H2O
Phonak Rolls Out nano Micro-In-Canal Hearing Aid
Siemens Hearing Instruments Introduces Micon Processor
Oticon Launches Oticon Intigai
Widex Launches IIC Hearing Aid
Panasonic Healthcare Launches R1-W Series
Siemens Launches Eclipse Hearing Aid
Siemens Unveils New Advanced BestSound Technology, XCEL
Widex Launches Widex Super220 and Widex Super440 Hearing Aids
Advanced Bionics Receives U.S FDA Approval for ClearVoice™

10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
Sonova Holding Announces Plans for Acquiring Comfort Audio
Siemens to Publicly List Audiology Business
Sophono, Inc. Partners Hangzhou Nurotron Bio-technology
Neuromonics and AuDConnex Ink Reseller Contract
Neuromonics and American Hearing Aid Associates Sign Reseller Contract
William Demant Takes Over Neurelec SA
Starkey Laboratories Announces Rebranding as Starkey Hearing Technologies
Amplifon Acquires Majority Stake of Maxtone

11. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS
Cochlear Limited (Australia)
GN ReSound A/S (Denmark)
Med-EL Medical Electronics (Austria)
Otovation LLC (USA)
Siemens Audiologische Technik GmbH (Germany)
Sonova Holding AG (Switzerland)
Advanced Bionics Corporation (US)
Phonak AG (Switzerland)
Starkey Hearing Technologies (US)
Widex A/S (Denmark)
William Demant Holding A/S (Denmark)
Bernafon AG (Switzerland)
Sonic Innovations, Inc. (US)
Neurelec SA (France)
Oticon A/S (Denmark)

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: World Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25: World 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27: World Historic Review for Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28: World 15-Year Perspective for Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids by Product Segment - Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30: World Historic Review for Hearing Aids by Product Segment - Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31: World 15-Year Perspective for Hearing Aids by Product Segment -Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Behind-the-Ear (BTE) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33: World Historic Review for Behind-the-Ear (BTE) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34: World 15-Year Perspective for Behind-the-Ear (BTE) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for In-the-Ear (ITE) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 36: World Historic Review for In-the-Ear (ITE) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37: World 15-Year Perspective for In-the-Ear (ITE) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for In-the-Canal (ITC) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 39: World Historic Review for In-the-Canal (ITC) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40: World 15-Year Perspective for In-the-Canal (ITC) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Completely-in-the-Canal (CIC) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 42: World Historic Review for Completely-in-the-Canal (CIC) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43: World 15-Year Perspective for Completely-in-the-Canal (CIC) Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Measurement/Testing Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45: World Historic Review for Measurement/ Testing Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46: World 15-Year Perspective for Measurement/ Testing Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 47: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Measurement/Testing Devices by Product Segment - Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48: World Historic Review for Measurement/ Testing Devices by Product Segment - Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 49: World 15-Year Perspective for Measurement/ Testing Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Otoscopes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 51: World Historic Review for Otoscopes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52: World 15-Year Perspective for Otoscopes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 53: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiometers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54: World Historic Review for Audiometers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55: World 15-Year Perspective for Audiometers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 56: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Impedence Analyzers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 57: World Historic Review for Impedence Analyzers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58: World 15-Year Perspective for Impedence Analyzers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 59: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aid Analyzers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 60: World Historic Review for Hearing Aid Analyzers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 61: World 15-Year Perspective for Hearing Aid Analyzers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 62: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Other Measurement/ Testing Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 63: World Historic Review for Other Measurement/ Testing Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 64: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Measurement/Testing Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 65: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cochlear Implants by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 66: World Historic Review for Cochlear Implants by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 67: World 15-Year Perspective for Cochlear Implants by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Volume Analytics
Table 68: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 69: World Historic Review for Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 70: World 15-Year Perspective for Hearing Aids by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Recession in Retrospective
Expanding Patient Pool, Technological Advancements to Buoy Market Growth
Table 71: Distribution of Hearing Loss by Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 72: Distribution of Heading Aids Penetration by Hearing Loss Condition (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
RIC/RITE Hearing Aids Usurp Market for Traditional BTE
In-the-ear Hearing Aids Market Poised for Revival
Digital Products Gain Ground
Demographic Dynamics of Hearing Loss & Tinnitus
Table 73: Hearing Impaired Population in the US for Years 2000-2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Aging Population Drives Hearing Loss Prevalence
Table 74: US Elderly Population: Expected Growth Rates Over the Years 2005-2030 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 75: Percentage Breakdown of Severe to Profound Hearing Impaired Population in the US by Age Group: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Children and Youth Population Record Increasing Hearing Loss
Table 76: Hearing Loss Prevalence in the US by Age Group (2013): Percentage of Individuals with Hearing Loss Relative to the General Population (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Undetected and Untreated Hearing Loss - A Chronic Issue
Table 77: Hearing Aid Adoption Rate in the US by Age Group: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 78: US Binaural Hearing Aid Adoption Rates by Age Group: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Occupation-Related Hearing Impairments Steadily Rises
Table 79: Average Hearing Loss Incidence Induced in Individuals at Age 50 years due to High Noise Exposure at Workplace (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
High Device and Fitting Cost Chokes Market Growth
Lack of Reimbursement - A Major Deterrent for Market Penetration
Insurance Mandates on Hearing Aids in Select States of the US
A Focus on Medicaid Regulations in the US: Coverage on Hearing Aids by State
Table 80: US Out-Of-Pocket Payments for Hearing Aids by Type: Average Retail Prices for BTE, ITC and ITE for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015F (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Medicare to End Coverage for Bone-anchored Hearing Devices?
Distribution Landscape
Table 81: Major Distribution Sources of Hearing Aids in the US: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
US Hearing Aid Market Witnesses Seismic Shift in Retail Sales Dynamics
Forward Integration of Manufacturers - The New Rage
A Focus on DTC Market in Hearing Aids
Online Sales of Hearing Aids - A New Controversy Brewing
US Veterans Affairs Market for Hearing Aids - An Insight
Table 82: US Veteran Administration Hearing Devices Market by Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for Hearing Aids and Other Devices (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 83: Major Suppliers of Hearing Aids to the US Veteran Administration (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Units Shipments by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Veteran Affairs Purchases Expected to Surge with US Troops Pullout from Iraq and Afghanistan
Hearing Implant Market - An Overview
Cochlear Implants on the Road to Widespread Adoption
Signs of Maturity Emerge in the US Pediatric Cochlear Market
Competitive Scenario
Player Dominance Varies by Type of Device
Table 84: Leading Players in the US Cochlear Implants Market (2013) - Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for Cochlear Ltd., Advanced Bionics, and MED-EL (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Players in ABR/ OAE Analyzers
Table 85: Leading Players in the US ABR/OAE Analyzers Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Natus Medical, Grason Stadler, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Regulatory Overview
Safe Medical Devices Act (SDMA)
Hearing Aid Compatibility Act 1988
American Disabilities Act (ADA)
Federal Hearing Conservation Amendment
ANSI Standards for the US
FDA Mulls Re-Drawing Approval Policies
Recent Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Activity
Select Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 86: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 87: The US Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 88: The US 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Gramph/Chart)
Table 89: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 90: The US Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
B.Market Analytics
Table 91: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 92: Canadian Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 93: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 94: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 95: Canadian Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Regulatory Environment
Distribution System
Product launch
Rion Co. Ltd. - A Key Japanese Manufacturer
B.Market Analytics
Table 96: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 97: Japanese Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 98: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 99: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 100: Japanese Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
European Market Holds Strong Growth Potential for Hearing Aids
Table 101: Hearing Impaired Population in Select European Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 102: Binaural Fitting Rates in Select European Countries/Regions: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
A Glimpse of the Competitive Environment in European Hearing Devices Market
Cochlear Implants Market
Regulatory Environment
Reimbursement Issues
Standards for Hearing Protection
B.Market Analytics
Table 103: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 104: European Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 105: European 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 106: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 107: European Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 108: European 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 109: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 110: European Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. FRANCE
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Key Statistics
Table 111: French Binaural Hearing Aid Adoption Rates by Age Group: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 112: French Hearing Aid Retail Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Retail Chains, Purchase Groups and Independent Retail Stores (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Activity
Neurelec Sa - A Key French Implant Manufacturer
B.Market Analytics
Table 113: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 114: French Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 115: French 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. GERMANY
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
German Hearing Aid Market - An Overview
Favorable Reimbursement Changes and New Product Launches to Prop up Hearing Aid ASP
Key Statistics
Table 116: German Binaural Hearing Aid Adoption Rates by Age Group: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Competitive Landscape
Table 117: Leading Players in the German Hearing Aid Retail Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Independent Stores, Kind, GEERS Hörakustik, Amplifon and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Top 10 Hearing Aid Retailers in German Market
Product Introductions
Strategic Corporate Activity
Siemens Audiologische Technik GmbH - A Key German PLAYER
B.Market Analytics
Table 118: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 119: German Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 120: German 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. ITALY
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Strategic Corporate Activity
B.Market Analytics
Table 121: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 122: Italian Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 123: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Hearing Loss - A Prevalent Condition in the UK
Table 124: Hearing Impaired Population Size in the UK by Country: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 125: UK Population with Severe/Profound Hearing Losses by Country: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 126: UK Binaural Hearing Aid Adoption Rates by Age Group: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Dearth of Funding for Hearing Research - A Major Setback for Hearing Care Industry
Regulations
Disability Discrimination Act 1995
Noise at Work Regulations 1989
Sales through Websites Push Hearing Aid Market Further
A Peek into the NHS Market for Hearing Aids
Table 127: UK Historic Hearing Aid Market by Payer (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for NHS and Private Markets (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Partial Reimbursements in Private Market to Alter Retailer Fortunes
Retail Market Statistics
Table 128: Leading Players in the UK Private Market for Hearing Instruments (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Independent Stores, Specsavers, Ormerod, Amplifon and Hidden Hearing (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Recent Product Launches
B.Market Analytics
Table 129: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 130: UK Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 131: UK 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. SPAIN
Market Analysis
Table 132: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 133: Spanish Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/ Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 134: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. RUSSIA
Market Analysis
Table 135: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 136: Russian Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 137: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4g. REST OF EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Overview of Select Regional Markets
Denmark
Public Clinics Dominate Hearing Aid Fittings
Sweden
Switzerland
Belgium
Product Introductions
Strategic Corporate Development
Select Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 138: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment
Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 139: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 140: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Asia-Pacific - a High-Potential Market for Hearing Aids and Implants
Cochlear Implants Market
Growth Prospects
Regulatory Scenario
B.Market Analytics
Table 141: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region
China, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 142: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - China, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 143: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 144: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment
Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 145: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/ Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 146: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 147: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 148: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5a. CHINA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Initiation of Cochlear Implant Production
Strategic Corporate Activity
B.Market Analytics
Table 149: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 150: Chinese Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/ Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 151: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Overview of Select Regional Markets
India
High Prevalence of Hearing Loss
Hearing Loss in Children More Prevalent in Rural Areas
Rising Healthcare Spending, Positive Economic Indicators Buoy Demand for Hearing Aids
Indian Hearing Aid Market Dominated by Imports
Hearing Implants Gaining Traction Despite High Procedure Cost
Audiological Diagnostic Equipments Market On the Rise
Australia and New Zealand
High Hearing Loss Incidence and Prevalence - A Growing Concern for Australia and New Zealand
Table 152: Australian Hearing Aid Retail Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Public Organizations, Manufacturers’ Retail, Independent Retail Stores and Retail Chains (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Australian Players Grow Presence in South-east Asian Market
Product Introductions
Cochlear Limited - A Key Cochlear Implant Manufacturer
B.Market Analytics
Table 153: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment
Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 154: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/ Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 155: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
B.Market Analytics
Table 156: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment
Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/ Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 157: Latin American Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 158: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/ Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 159: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 160: Latin American Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Hearing Impairment Remains an Unaddressed Issue in Africa
Hearing Aids Market in South Africa
B.Market Analytics
Table 161: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Audiological Devices by Product Segment
Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 162: Rest of World Historic Review for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 163: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Audiological Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Hearing Aids (Behind-the-Ear, In-the-Ear, In-the-Canal and Completely-in-the Canal), Measurement/Testing Devices (Otoscopes, Audiometers, Impedance Analyzers, Hearing Aid Analyzers and Others) and Cochlear Implants Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 164: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 165: Rest of World Historic Review for Hearing Aids: Annual Volume Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

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The United States (39)
Canada (4)
Japan (2)
Europe (39)
- France (2)
- Germany (12)
- The United Kingdom (2)
- Italy (1)
- Spain (1)
- Rest of Europe (21)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (5)

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