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Martial Arts Studios: Market Research Report

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Martial Arts Studios Market Research Report | NAICS OD4187 | Jul 2016

Fighting on: Demand will rise as economic conditions continue to improve

IBISWorld’s Martial Arts Studios market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
Annual Growth
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Industry demand has been driven by the rising popularity of mixed martial arts
  • Demand for martial arts instruction has benefited from the growing popularity of MMA
  • With higher disposable income, consumers will spend more on martial arts instruction
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Martial Arts Studios industry growth was hampered early in the current five-year period as the recession set in and the economy sagged. However, as the economic recovery took hold, rising per capita disposable income propelled consumers to increase spending on fitness, including martial arts instruction, supporting substantial revenue growth from 2012 onward. Over the next five years, the industry is expected to continue its growth, albeit at a slower rate. A robust economic recovery is expected to endow consumers with higher disposable income levels, enabling them to spend more money on martial arts instruction, particularly costly private lessons. Additionally, the popularity of mixed martial arts will continue to drive demand for the industry... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The majority of operators in the Martial Arts Studios industry provide training to young people for recreational purposes. Therefore, capital costs are low as the facilities and major equipment used in training can essentially be acquired as they are needed.

Many of the larger industry establishments are franchises, which means the operator pays an ongoing fee or royalty payment to the corporation to use the brand's name. As many of the large companies are looking to expand, they market the opportunity to franchisees by outlining the costs involved depending on the size and scope of your planned operation. For.. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Martial Arts Studios Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Martial Arts Studios Industry are

  • Having a good reputation
  • Ability to attract local support and patronage
  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per capita disposable income and Time spent on leisure and sports in the Martial Arts Studios industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Martial Arts Studios Industry?

    This industry includes establishments, many of which operate as nonemployers, that offer instruction in martial arts. These classes include karate, kendo, judo, jiu jitsu, krav maga, taekwondo, muay thai and mixed martial arts, among others. This industry does not include self-defense instruction.

    Industry Products
    Mixed martial artsKarateTaekwondoJudoJiu-jitsu
    Industry Activities
    Providing instruction in mixed martial artsProviding instruction in karateProviding instruction in taekwondoProviding instruction in judoProviding instruction in jiu-jitsuProviding instruction in other forms of martial arts, including muay thai, kung fu and capoeira

    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
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Time spent on leisure and sports
  • Total recreation expenditure
  • Number of adolescents aged 10 to 19
  • External competition
  • Current Performance
  • Economic improvements drive demand
  • Popularity of MMA drives growth
  • Competition and demographics limit growth
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Income levels drive growth
  • MMA segment leads growth
  • Industry landscape and the franchise model
  • Table: Martial Arts Studios Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Martial Arts Studios Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Sports Franchises
  • Racing & Individual Sports
  • Public Schools
  • Private Schools
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Sporting Goods Stores
  • Sporting Goods Wholesaling
  • Products & Services
  • Mixed martial arts
  • Karate
  • Other
  • Taekwondo
  • Judo
  • Jiu-jitsu
  • Chart: Martial Arts Studios Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
  • Economic variables
  • Consumer preferences
  • Youth market
  • Alternative exercise preferences
  • Major Markets
  • Consumers aged seven to 11
  • Consumers aged 25 to 34
  • Consumers aged 35 to 44
  • Consumers aged 18 to 24
  • Consumers aged 45 to 54
  • Consumers aged 12 to 17
  • Consumers aged 55 to 64
  • Consumers aged 65 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Martial Arts Studios Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Martial Arts Studios
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Martial Arts Studios Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Martial Arts Studios 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 Martial Arts Studios Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Time Spent on Leisure and Sports (2007-2021)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Mixed Martial Arts (Mma)
  • A full-contact martial art form that uses striking and grappling techniques, including the philosophies and methods of Brazilian jiu-jitsu, wrestling, boxing, judo, karate and muay thai.
  • Nunchuk
  • A traditional Okinawan martial arts weapon consisting of two sticks connected at one end by a short chain or rope.
  • Ultimate Fighting Championship (Ufc)
  • The largest mixed martial arts promotion company in the world.

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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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    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Martial Arts Studios market research report includes:
    • 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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