Nursing Homes in Australia: Market Research Report

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Nursing Homes Market Research Report | ANZSIC Q8601a | Jul 2014

The good life: Nursing homes will provide more specialised care and extra fee-based services

The Nursing Homes market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Nursing homes provide 24-hour high-level care for residents typically aged over 70, and for severely disabled younger people. The industry has grown strongly over the past decade and is expected to continue expanding, mainly due to Australia's ageing population. By 2051, nearly 20.0% of Australia's population is expected to be aged over 70.

Australia's ageing population suggests that industry revenue should grow strongly. However, the industry's performance has been partly restricted by budget constraints and target provision ratios, which control the expansion of funded aged-care places.

The Nursing Homes industry is expected to generate revenue of $10.7 billion in 2014-15, following annualised growth of 5.2% over the past five years... purchase to read more

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There are two main forms of residential aged care in Australia: low-level and high-level care. Traditionally, nursing homes have been involved in the provision of high-level, intensive health and personal care, principally to the elderly. These facilities mainly provide nursing accommodation to dependent people who are referred by state government assessment teams. These teams, funded by the Federal Government via the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI), assess whether potential residents should be referred to nursing homes or alternative (less dependent) aged-care programs... purchase to read more


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What is the Nursing Homes Industry?

This industry consists of nursing or convalescent homes, including those that provide nursing or medical care as a basic part of the service. These high-care facilities provide 24-hour nursing care for residents. They are staffed by registered and enrolled nurses, nursing assistants or personal care assistants. The industry excludes hospitals.

Industry Products
Dementia careHigh-care servicesLow-care services
Industry Activities
Convalescent home operationNursing home operation

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