GVR Report cover Bariatric Beds Market Size, Share & Trends Report

Bariatric Beds Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Weight Capacity (500-700 lbs, 700-1000 lbs, >1000 lbs), By End-use (Hospitals, Nursing Homes), And Segment Forecasts, 2023 - 2030

  • Report ID: GVR-4-68040-036-9
  • Number of Pages: 110
  • Format: Electronic (PDF)
  • Historical Range: 2018 - 2021
  • Industry: Healthcare

Report Overview

The global bariatric beds market size was estimated at USD 282.13 million in 2022 and is estimated to expand at a CAGR of 5.1% from 2023 to 2030. The rising demand for bariatric surgeries for preoperative and postoperative procedures is expected to boost the market over the forecast period. There is high demand for advanced bariatric beds with high technical capabilities which subsequently augments the market growth. Technological advancements in the bariatric beds associated with portability, patient comfort, utilities, and cost-effectiveness are anticipated to fuel market growth. Several manufacturers are focusing on technological innovations such as adjustable side railings, automatic height adjustability, fiber-made body, lightness, and multi-storage facility are expected to support the market growth. Moreover, modern features incorporated in bariatric beds include easier & lockable movement of the bed wheels, elevation-enabled beds to adjust their height, and adjustable side rails.

Germany Bariatric Beds Market Size, By Weight Capacity, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)

The reduced length of hospital stay transfers the focus to home healthcare. Besides, the growing demand for home healthcare for post-surgical recovery and other long-term illnesses is expected to help in reducing the length of patient stay. This method minimizes all the difficulties that hospitals have to go through in inpatient management and significantly reduces the cost to the patient. Thus, the shifting focus towards home care is boosting the purchase of bariatric beds, thereby predicted to augment the market growth. 

The growing demand for home healthcare services is expected to contribute to market growth. As per the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (OBWC) claims in 2021, the average total cost per claim for home healthcare assistants was approximately USD 15,000. Additionally, shoulder injuries in home health care aides had the highest average total claim costs (USD 20,600/injury) of any employment, setting, or body area combination, which is expected to boost the market growth. 

The presence of a large population with age 60 years and above with lower immunity levels and prone to cancer-related disorders, neurological diseases, cardiac disorders, and spinal injuries is a high impact-rendering driver for bariatric beds market growth in the forecast period. This population is expected to avail the best possible treatments to increase their life span. Hence, a rise in the geriatric population base is anticipated to foster market growth. 

Weight Capacity Insights

Based on weight capacity, the market is segmented into 500-700 lbs, 700-1000 lbs, and >1000 lbs. Amongst them, the 500-700 lbs segment dominated the market share with more than 41% market share in 2022. Bariatric beds with 500-700 lbs weight capacity are more comfortable and their ability to hold more potential patients also increases. Furthermore, 500-700 lbs bariatric beds allow for adjustable positioning, which considerably alters the structure of the bed. Side rails, being an added benefit, avoid patients from collapsing during surgical procedures or while exiting or entering the bed. Hence, rising advantages related to 500-700 lbs bariatric beds along with the rise in its adoption rate are expected to fuel the segment expansion. 

700-1000 lbs segment captured around 32.0% market share in 2022. Rising incidence rate of obesity in adults owing to excessive intake of calories and changing lifestyle habits, which subsequently creates the demand for bariatric beds with 700-1000 lbs capacity. Increasing technological advancements and a shift in focus of manufacturers to develop advanced bariatric beds are anticipated to gain subsequent market share in forthcoming years. 

End-use Insights

Hospital segment dominated the end-use segment in 2022. Hospitals also witness a significantly high inflow of patients for a number of surgeries, such as bariatric surgery, as compared to other healthcare settings, owing to the ease of handling any emergencies that may arise during surgical procedures and the availability of a broad range of treatment options.

Nursing homes segment held more than 30% market share in 2022. Rising demand for home healthcare services in developing and developed economies is anticipated to fuel the growth rate of nursing homes over the forecast period. Increasing demand and preference for nursing homes across the globe are anticipated to foster market growth.

Global Bariatric Beds Market Share, By End-use, 2022 (%)

Regional Insights

North America held the largest share of around 35% of the bariatric beds market. Growing life expectancy in this region is expected to boost demand for home healthcare and long-term care services, which is likely to drive the market in North America. Furthermore, the availability of technologically advanced products for various home-use applications, growing awareness regarding home-based devices, and the presence of various government initiatives to promote home healthcare, such as the Canadian Home Care Association, are also expected to promote market growth. 

Europe is anticipated to exhibit a CAGR of over 4.5% during the forecast period. Growing healthcare expenditure in this region is expected to boost technological advancements in the healthcare market, and this is expected to drive the bariatric beds market. Apart from these above-mentioned factors, favorable reimbursement policies, increasing government investments in long-term healthcare, and growing infrastructure for healthcare research are among the factors expected to boost the usage of bariatric beds in the next seven years.

Bariatric Beds Market Trends by Region

Asia Pacific is likely to show the highest growth rate of 6.0% during the forecast period. The growing prevalence of chronic diseases due to unhealthy eating habits, excess tobacco consumption, and rising demand for cost-effective treatments are a few factors expected to drive the market. In addition, with rapidly growing purchasing power, a larger percentage of the population pays for its healthcare requirements and spends liberally on technologically advanced healthcare services. 

Key Companies & Market Share Insights

Several companies functioning in the bariatric beds market are aiming for several growth strategies such as strategic partnerships and collaborations, product approval, and launches, merger & acquisition, and joint ventures to maintain their market position. The market is competitive as the main market players are involved in R&D activities to develop cost-effective and efficient bariatric beds. Some of the key players operating in the global bariatric beds market are:

  • Invacare Corporation

  • Hill-Rom Holdings

  • Stryker

  • Arjo

  • Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare

  • GF Health Products, Inc.

  • Zhangjiagang Medi




Bariatric Beds Market Report Scope 

Report Attribute


Market size value in 2023

USD 294.76 million

Revenue forecast in 2030

USD 417.24 million

Growth rate

CAGR of 5.1% from 2023 to 2030

Base year for estimation


Actual estimates/Historic data

2018 - 2021

Forecast period

2023 - 2030

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD Million & CAGR from 2023 to 2030

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company share, competitive landscape, growth factors & trends

Segments covered

Weight capacity, end-use, region

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; MEA

Country scope

U.S.; Canada; U.K.; Germany; France; Italy; Spain; Norway; Sweden; Denmark; Japan; China; India; South Korea; Australia; Thailand; Brazil; Mexico; Argentina; South Africa; Saudi Arabia; UAE; Kuwait

Key Companies Profiled

Invacare Corporation; Hill-Rom Holdings; Stryker; Arjo; Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare; GF Health Products, Inc.; Zhangjiagang Medi; COBI REHAB; ALERTA; ROTEC INTERNATIONAL

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Global Bariatric Beds Market Segmentation

This report forecasts revenue growth and provides an analysis of the latest trends in each of the sub-segments from 2018 to 2030. For this study, Grand View Research has segmented the global bariatric beds market report based on weight capacity, end-use, and region:

Global Bariatric Beds Market Segmentation

  • Weight Capacity Outlook (Revenue, USD Million; 2018 - 2030)

    • 500-700 lbs

    • 700-1000 lbs

    • >1000 lbs

  • End-use Outlook (Revenue, USD Million; 2018 - 2030)

    • Hospitals

    • Nursing Homes

    • Others

  • Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million; 2018 - 2030)

    • North America

      • U.S.

      • Canada

    • Europe

      • Germany

      • U.K.

      • France

      • Italy

      • Spain

      • Norway

      • Sweden

      • Denmark

    • Asia Pacific

      • Japan

      • China

      • India

      • Australia

      • South Korea

      • Thailand

    • Latin America

      • Brazil

      • Mexico

      • Argentina

    • MEA

      • South Africa

      • Saudi Arabia

      • UAE

      • Kuwait

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