Maternal Health Market Insights
Maternal health, as the name suggests, relates to the woman’s health during the journey of her pregnancy followed by childbirth. Maternal health consists of all the healthcare dimensions that are related to preconceptions, family planning, pre, alongside postnatal care. The main idea behind ensuring maternal health is to make sure that the overall process of pregnancy turns out to be a fulfilling and encouraging experience. Also, the idea revolves around decreasing maternal morbidity and transience, in some pregnancy cases. In some pregnancy cases, there is an urgent need for operational emergency referral systems along with death audits. Also, improvised schemes are likely to have a staggering and positive impact on the global market.
Owing to the requirement and adversity of the situation due to the arrival of the pandemic, the maternal health market has a positive growth in store for the forecast period ending in 2027. The maternal health market is expected to grow at a 7% CAGR during the ongoing forecast period of 2020-2027.
Maternal Health Market Report Scope and Segmentation
|UNIT||Value (USD Million/Billion)|
|BY REGION||North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa|
COVID 19 Analysis of Maternal Health Market
The pandemic situation is worsening with each passing day and the concern is rising owing to the infection variants and waves creating ruckus both mentally and physically. Pregnancy is not easy and the arrival of the pandemic and childbirth amid the pandemic is another matter of major concern. Due to the pandemic, most healthcare workers are dedicated to treating the patients who have contracted the fatal disease. Also, there is a rising worry amongst expecting mothers to deliver amid the pandemic without contracting the disease and ensuring their child’s safety. While the others are either not functioning and those who are having a lot of waiting lists due to the online booking of appointments. All these factors are likely to have an impact on maternal health and timely steps for securing the same during the times of the pandemic are required.
The governments of various regions across the globe are increasing their support by taking steps that will help pregnant women maintain their health along with safeguarding the health of their baby as well. There are robust research and development activities on the role that will help in increasing the availability of instant health care products for the betterment of both the mother and the baby post-childbirth. The government is in terms of collaboration with the healthcare staff, management, and executives to make support available for consultation, and medication, especially during the pandemic. These steps are likely to have a positive impact on maternal health market growth by the end of 2027.
The healthcare products to enhance maternal health are undergoing rapid advancements. The increase in the birth rate along with the rise in the disposable income of people is likely to accelerate a major demand for the global maternal health market. Also, there are a lot of growth opportunities for the maternal health market which are likely to drive the growth by the end of the forecast period in 2027. Pregnant ladies are demanding referral systems during the age of emergency and pandemic which is acting as a major driving force for the market’s growth.
However, there are some restraints to which the global maternal health market is exposed. There is limited availability of treatment options that will restrict the global maternal health market growth. Also, the initial cost is quite high that increases the scope to further impose challenges for the market growth as predicted during the ongoing forecast period.
The concerns regarding a fulfilling pregnancy and the process of childbirth are kicking the wide demand for the global maternal health market services. The maternal health market is emerging in demand for improved healthcare services from the government side. Also, the healthcare management and senior staff are aiming to create a sturdy environment with excellent and reliable technical support to cater to the demand during the forecast period ending in 2027.
- To understand the scope of the market by overviewing the market functions and the maternal health market dynamics like drivers, opportunities, and restraints that will help the market grow to post the pandemic
- To study the market aspects like maternal health market segments and their functioning in major geographies of the world to determine their scope and growth during the ongoing forecast period
- To analyze the steps taken by the key market players in various regions and also draw a competitive scale amongst these players based on their recent developments that contribute to the global maternal health market growth by the end of the forecast period in 2027
The global maternal health market has been divided into various segments owing to the elaborated needs and medical conditions of patients. The basis on which the maternal health market has been segmented are:
Based on pregnancy
Based on the pregnancy as experienced by the mothers, it can be segmented into flow intrauterine, ectopic, and tubal amongst others
Based on pregnancy risks
There are many risks related to pregnancies and can be understood as high and molar risks
Based on pregnancy complications
There are many pregnancy-related complications like miscarriages, premature labor, premature birth, and childbirth issues amongst others
Based on delivery
The delivering mothers either go through normal and vaginal delivery or in other cases, opt for a cesarian section delivery. Cesarian section delivery can be done both on choice and the recommendation of the gynecologist
Based on the regions
The global maternal health market is currently functional in regions like North America and South America, European nations, the APAC region, alongside the Middle East and Africa.
Owing to the efforts of the market players scattered in various global regions, the North American market is expected to lead the way towards growth and domination. The main reason behind this is the high increase in the female sex ratio in the region that is backed by the significant increase in the number of pregnancies in the North American region consisting of regions like the USA and Canada. The efforts of the North American region are being recognized globally which is pushing for their dominance.
The APAC and European regions have a long way to go in providing maternal healthcare services to pregnant ladies and ensuring their health post their delivery also. The key market players are investing in programs to create awareness and spread information regarding maternal health. Also, they are interested in creating services that cater to the emergency needs of pregnant ladies during consultation, medication, and childbirth. However, the African region needs o take mandatory steps to enhance the growth potential for the market prevailing in the region by the end of the forecast period in 2027.
To draw a competitive graph amongst the global market players and analyze the effect of their recent developments on the growth pace of the maternal health market, it is mandatory to have an idea about the market players. These are:
- Agile Therapeutics (USA)
- Sanofi (India)
- Okamoto Industries
- Fuji Latex Co (Japan)
- Reckitt Benckiser Group (UK)
- Johnson and Johnson (US)
- The key players belonging to the North American region are aiming for a reliable development of appropriate storage and management of oxytocin to develop it on a wide scale for pregnant ladies. Oxytocin is a key commodity when the aim is to ensure and secure maternal health during pregnancy and childbirth.
- Also, there have been steps and interventions with a motive to prevent perinatal depression amongst expecting mothers. This has been circulated by the US preventive services task force and their recommendation statement.
- The APAC and European regions are determined for the development of the global maternal health market and the same, they are taking steps by investing in programs that will spread necessary information and raise awareness related to maternal care for indigenous women
- The key market players belonging to the African region are investing and rethinking innovative and creative steps related to maternal health and health post-childbirth in Africa
- Market investors
- Hospitals and other healthcare institutions
- Government bodies
- Public sector
- NGOs for women health and childcare
- Research firms
- Healthcare development facilities
The global report discusses the scope of the global maternal health market for the forecast period ending in 2027. The report discusses the opportunities and restraints to which the market growth is subject and further, discusses the impact of the pandemic on the market functions. Also, the report depicts the role of the key market players and their recent developments which are likely to have an impact on the CAGR and total value prediction of the global market. The report also analyzes the prevalent degree of competition in the market by undergoing the study of the steps taken by the key market players along with their segments in various geographies of the world. The report finally discusses the innovative and creative steps that are being undertaken to upscale the global maternal health market operations.
|Forecast Units||Value (USD Million)|
|Report Coverage||Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends|
|Segments Covered||Type of Pregnancy, Risk in pregnancy, Complications, Delivery Type|
|Geographies Covered||North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)|
|Key Vendors||Agile Therapeutics (USA), Fuji Latex Co (Japan), Okamoto industries, Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc.(UK), Sanofi (India), Johnson and Johnson(USA)|
|Key Market Opportunities||New product launches and R&D Amongst major key Players|
|Key Market Drivers||increase in the birth rate along with the rise in the disposable income of|