Ageing gracefully: The growing population of people over 50 has boosted industry demand

The Other Health Services industry has performed strongly over the past five years. The growing popularity of alternative health therapies has driven industry growth over the period. Additionally, the size of the population aged over 50 has risen over the past five years, increasing demand for services such as audiology and hearing aid dispensing. Industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 2.5% over the five years through 2017-18, to $3.2 billion. Slow projected growth in public health expenditure and lower demand from general practitioners is anticipated to reduce revenue growth to 1.9% in the current year.The industry includes a wide range of services and is therefore influenced by a variety of more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Rising demand for alternative health therapies has helped drive industry growth
  • The growing size of the population aged over 50 has benefited industry operators
  • Growing consumer acceptance of alternative health therapies is anticipated to boost demand
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    The Other Health Services industry exhibits low market share concentration, with the four largest operators accounting for substantially less than 40% of industry revenue. The industry is highly fragmented due to the low barriers to entry and diverse range of operating activities. Many industry players are small-scale owner-operators that provide services from their place of residence. In addition, no individual operating activity accounts for a significantly greater share of industry revenue and it is difficult to achieve economies of scope across different services. These trends make it hard for any operator to expand and become a major player in the industry.Some industry activities are significantly more concentrated than others. For...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Other Health Services Industry

    IBISWorld has determined the most important Key Success Factors for the Other Health Services are:

  • Having a good reputation
  • Membership of an industry organisation
  • Proximity to key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Population aged 50 and older and Demand from general practice medical services in the Other Health Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Other Health Services in New Zealand Industry?

    Industry operators primarily provide allied and other health services including podiatry, alternative health therapy, audiology, family planning, psychology, drug referral, dietitian, occupational therapy, nursing, midwifery and other health services. The industry includes contractors working in hospitals, although services conducted internally by hospitals are excluded. All chiropractic, osteopathic and physiological services are also excluded.

    Industry Products
  • Allied health services
  • Alternative health therapies
  • Audiology
  • Podiatry
  • Other health services
  • Industry Activities
  • Blood bank operation
  • Alternative health therapy
  • Podiatry services
  • Dietitian services
  • Audiology services and hearing aid dispensing
  • Occupational therapy
  • Psychological counselling (clinical, medical, mental health, psychotherapy)
  • Community and child health centre operation
  • Speech pathology
  • Massage therapy
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Population aged 50 and older
  • Demand from general practice medical services
  • Public health expenditure
  • Real household disposable income
  • Health consciousness

  • Current Performance
  • Alternative health therapies
  • Demographic changes
  • Participation and profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Demographics
  • Allied health services
  • Consumer acceptance
  • Participation and profit
  • Table: Other Health Services Industry Revenue Outlook

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

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Health Insurance in New Zealand
  • Hospitals in New Zealand
  • General Practice Medical Services in New Zealand
  • Consumers in New Zealand

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Medical, Surgical and Scientific Equipment Manufacturing in New Zealand
  • Professional and Scientific Goods Wholesaling in New Zealand

  • Products & Services
  • Allied health services
  • Alternative health therapies
  • Audiology
  • Podiatry
  • Other health services
  • Chart: Other Health Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Individuals aged 18 to 64
  • Individuals aged 65 and older
  • Individuals aged 17 and younger
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Other Health Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Other Health Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Other Health Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Other Health Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Other Health Services Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Blood Banks
  • An establishment where blood is collected, processed and stored until it is distributed to hospitals.
  • Homeopathy
  • An alternative medical practice that claims to be able to use small amounts of natural substances to treat various ailments.
  • Hydrotherapy
  • An alternative medical practice that claims to treat ailments through the use of water.
  • Hypnotherapy
  • The use of hypnosis as a therapeutic technique.
  • Kinesiology
  • The practice of using body movements to treat ailments.
  • Naturopathy
  • An alternative medical practice that attempts to use natural methods rather than pharmaceuticals to treat diseases.
  • Podiatry
  • A health service that focuses on the feet and lower ankle.
  • Reflexology
  • An alternative medical practice that attempts to use pressure points on the body to treat ailments.
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