Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Planning for growth
While funding will be restricted for some family planning and abortion services, demand will increase over the next five years. Improved contraception technologies and fertility treatments will mainly drive growth, as they become less costly and more successful. Still, escalating personnel and supply costs and any rise in medical liability expenses will likely constrain industry profitability... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Family Planning and Abortion Clinics industry is in the growth stage of its life cycle. The value it adds to the US economy is expected to grow at an annualized rate of 3.9% in the 10 years through 2018, while the US economy is expected to grow at an average annual real rate of 2.1% during the same period. Although family planning has a long history in the United States, the industry is continuing to grow. This sort of prolonged growth is typical in the healthcare sector, which has also grown faster than the economy during the past 10 years.
Rising infertility rates and improvements in assisted reproductive technologies are factors that will continue to promote growth in demand for fertility services... purchase to read more