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Diabetes App Market Report 2014

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Market Study
Published: January 2014
Pages: 113
Research from: Research2Guidance
Sector: Mobile

From: GBP 1575.00
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The Diabetes App Market Report 2014 is a comprehensive analysis about the performance of diabetes apps, key players, best practises, country markets, regulatory impact, market trends and revenues from 2008 - 2018.

Product Description

Diabetes has become a global epidemic with significant impact on society and the economy. In 2013 around 382M people around the world were estimated to suffer from diabetes . Mobile applications promise to play an invaluable role in assisting people who suffer from diabetes to empower them to better manage their condition and as a consequence reduce health care costs. Mobile apps can aid in the daily management of diabetes by supporting behaviour changes, facilitating communication and easing the hassle of keeping track of all relevant parameters that have an influence on the disease.
Currently there are more than 1.100 iOS and Android apps listed on the Apple App Store and Google Play that are specifically designed for healthcare professionals to treat diabetics.
The report includes:
- Analysis and categorization of 1.100 diabetes apps
- Description of 6 best practise elements that constitutes a successful diabetes app
- Detailed market analysis of the last 5 years (2008-2013) including size of the addressable market, downloads, business model and platform market share, app and in-app-purchase price development, market revenue total and by revenue sources
- Profiles of top 14 diabetes app publishers that represent 65% of market share including diabetes app portfolio description and its performance
- Top 10 country profiles that represent the biggest local markets for diabetes apps including cumulated market downloads and active users per platform
- Analysis of available clinical trials that investigate the impact of mobile apps on the diabetes care
- Interpretation of regulatory guidelines from the FDA on diabetes apps
- Description of the main factors that will influence the diabetes app market in the next five years
- Detailed market forecast including downloads, revenues, user penetration in target group, app related sensor shipment and service user numbers

The report answers questions like:
- What is the addressable market of diabetes apps globally and in major countries?
- What constitutes a best practise diabetes app?
- Under which circumstances does a diabetes app have to get pre-market approval by the regulatory organizations?
- What are the main competitors and how do they perform?
- What size has the addressable market in on of the major countries?
- What are the main sources of revenue for diabetes app publishers today and in five years?


The report is based on a detailed data set of 1.100 diabetes apps available for the iOS and Android operating system in 27 countries.
More than 30 interviews with physicians, diabetics, app developers and publishers have been conducted to discuss the current status of the market as well as future trends.
In addition, more than 20 mHealth app communities have been investigated to include feedback from diabetes app users. The most representative feedback from the interviews and community investigation are included in the report.

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