GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Ophthalmology Industry Statistics

The ophthalmology industry is expected to experience steady growth in the coming years due to increasing incidence of eye diseases and advances in technology.

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"Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide, affecting over 60 million people."

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"Tele-ophthalmology market size is expected to reach USD 5.71 million by 2026."

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"The contact lens market is projected to reach USD 18.7 billion by 2025."

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"The market for ophthalmic pharmaceutical drugs was valued at USD 24.5 billion in 2020."

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"In the United States, 14.24% of adults aged 40 and older are affected by low vision or blindness."

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"Market value of ophthalmic wearables (like smart glasses) was over USD 1.3 billion in 2020."

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"The global ophthalmic devices market size was valued at USD 53.8 billion in 2019 and is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.4% from 2020 to 2027."

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"Approximately 90% of the world's visually impaired live in developing countries."

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"Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgical procedure in the world, with more than 20 million procedures performed annually."

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"The global refractive surgery market was valued at approximately USD 4.4 billion in 2020."

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"The United States ophthalmology market was valued at USD 15.7 billion in 2020."

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"The market for ophthalmic surgical instruments is projected to reach USD 12.8 billion by 2023."

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"The prevalence of diabetic retinopathy among diabetic patients is estimated to be around 34.6%."

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"Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects approximately 11 million people in the United States."

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"Myopia is expected to affect 50% of the global population by the year 2050."

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"The global ophthalmology EMR (Electronic Medical Records) market was valued at USD 10.6 billion in 2021."

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"The prevalence of dry eye syndrome is estimated to range between 5% to 50%."

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"There are approximately 19,000 ophthalmologists in the United States."

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"The global market for intraocular lenses (IOLs) is projected to grow to USD 5.09 billion by 2025."

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"Prevalence of visual impairment in low- and middle-income countries is estimated to be four times higher than in high-income countries."

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