Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Although the recession caused more people with eating disorders to avoid spending money on treatment, industry revenue still grew slightly during the five years to 2013. Growth can be partially attributed to increasing understanding and awareness of the prevalence of eating disorders. In the next five years, further destigmatization of eating disorders will underpin demand as more people come out of the shadows and seek necessary treatment.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Eating Disorder Clinics industry is in the growth stage of its life cycle. During the 10 years to 2018, industry value added, which measures the value an industry adds to the overall economy, is expected to increase at an average annual rate of 4.5%. In comparison, US GDP is projected to grow 2.1% per year on average, which illustrates that the industry will outpace economic growth.
Mental health issues, including eating disorders, are increasingly gaining recognition as significant parts of overall healthcare in the United States. As the stigma surrounding eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia continues to weaken, more people will feel more comfortable seeking treatment from healthcare professionals... purchase to read more