Healthy growth: Despite increasing competition, rising demand has revenue and profit on the rise

The Dental Services 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.


Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth
2012 - 2017
Annual Growth
2017 - 2022

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growing private health insurance coverage has stimulated industry revenue growth
  • Dental health policy changes have affected the operating environment over the past five years
  • Growing competition is anticipated to increase the pricing pressure for basic dental services

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Over the past five years, the Dental Services industry has benefited from Australia's ageing and growing population. In contrast to other health services, the Dental Services industry is predominantly privately funded. While many consumers pay for dental check-ups and procedures with their own income, others use private health insurance extras cover to subsidise the cost. Growing private health insurance coverage has therefore stimulated industry growth, as patients are more willing to visit their dentist regularly and undergo expensive procedures when part of the cost is covered by their insurance. Consequently, industry revenue is forecast to rise by an annualised 3.5% over the five years through 2016-17, to reach $10.1 billion. This includes forecast growth of 1.4%...

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    Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The Dental Services industry is in the growth phase of its economic life cycle. The industry has expanded at a moderate rate, driven by population growth and increased private health insurance coverage, as more consumers have extras cover that can subsidise dental treatment costs. Increased extra coverage, along with the longer retention of natural teeth among the elderly has led to higher demand for orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry and other corrective work. In response, several industry operators have increased their services on offer with many providing an integrated array of products and services covering all dental procedures.

    Industry value added (IVA) measures an industry's contribution to the overall economy. IVA is forecast to rise at a compound annual rate of 3.2% o..

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    Additional Insights for the Dental Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Dental Services Industry are

  • Ensuring pricing policy is appropriate
  • Must comply with government regulations
  • Having contacts within key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from health insurance and Median age of the population in the Dental Services industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Dental Services Industry?

    The industry includes registered general and specialist dental practitioners. It also includes dental clinics, in which a group of dentists is associated to provide dental services. Dental hospitals providing only outpatient services are also included in the industry.

    Industry Products
    Restorative services
    Preventative and diagnostic services
    Other specialist services
    Other services
    Industry Activities
    Dental clinic operation
    Conservative dentistry
    Dental hospital (outpatient) operation
    Dental surgery
    Oral pathology
    Oral surgery

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from health insurance
  • Median age of the population
  • Real household disposable income
  • Number of dentists per 100,000 people

  • Current Performance
  • Rising participation and profit
  • Improving oral health
  • Changing policy environment
  • Private health insurance
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Participation and profit
  • Government policies
  • Private health insurance
  • Table: Dental Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Dental Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Health Insurance
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Medical and Surgical Equipment Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceuticals Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Preventative and diagnostic services
  • Other specialist services
  • Restorative services
  • Prosthodontics
  • Other services
  • Chart: Dental Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • People aged 5 to 24
  • People aged 25 to 44
  • People aged 45 to 64
  • People aged 65 and older
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Dental Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Subcontracting
  • Purchases
  • Rent and other expenses
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Dental Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Dental Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Dental Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Dental Services Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
  • Tooth decay or cavity.
  • Endodontics
  • An area of specialised dentistry concerning the pulp and tissue surrounding the root of a tooth.
  • Orthodontics
  • An area of specialised dentistry concerning the correction of irregularities of the teeth and jaw.
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    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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