Market Research Report - 113160
Asia Medical Tourism Analysis & Forecast
|Published by||Renub Research|
|Published||Content info||526 Pages; 533 Figures & 7 Tables|
|Asia Medical Tourism Analysis & Forecast|
|Published: November 14, 2014||Content info: 526 Pages; 533 Figures & 7 Tables||
Medical tourism is now a popular term globally and it has whole new different meaning to different countries.
For Americans it means saving on medical expenses. Here the lower income group or middle income group not covered with medical insurance goes for medical tourism.
For Canadians and Europeans it means a saving as well as getting rid of long waiting line in government hospitals. In these countries middle income group also goes for medical tourism; who do not want to wait endlessly for their turn in government hospital.
For Africans it means a better healthcare facility which is not available in their country. In Africa rich/affluent and upper middle class families opts for medical tourism. Compared to western countries Asian tourist countries medical expenses costs less, which makes a ideal choice for them.
For Middle East citizens it is specialist medical treatment; which is not available in their country. In Middle East middle class and rich class citizens opts for medical tourism. Earlier Middle East citizens opt to western countries for medical treatment, but after 9/11 due to tightening of visa regime in western countries. Middle East people have started to travel Asian countries for Medical treatment.
In Asian countries, Thailand and Singapore are the two countries that receive maximum medical tourists owing to the quality healthcare infrastructure, minimal or no waiting time and availability of highly-skilled doctors. These two countries together accounted for over 60 percent of the total Asian medical tourist arrivals in 2013. In terms of medical tourism spending Thailand is the leader as its share in Asian medical tourism market followed by India in second position.
This is 3nd edition report on Asia Medical Tourism by Renub Research. Report titled " Asia Medical Tourism Analysis & Forecast" provides a comprehensive analysis of the Asia medical tourism market covering in detail various aspects such as Medical Tourists' Arrival and Medical Tourists Market (spending) in Top 5 Asian Countries.
This report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by Renub Research team of industry experts.
Primary sources include industry surveys and telephone interviews with industry experts.
Secondary sources information and data has been collected from various printable and non-printable sources like search engines, News websites, Government Websites, Trade Journals, White papers, Government Agencies, Magazines, Newspapers, Trade associations, Books, Industry Portals, Industry Associations and access to more than 500 paid databases.