Egypt’s Women’s Health market size stood at USD xx billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.
Women’s health includes all of the therapeutics, drugs, surgical offerings precautionary measures for the various disorders associated with the women population. These disorders vary from nutrition, oncology, reproductive, menopause, urological as well as other healthcare applications. Women’s health is focused on providing better management of diseases and improving the overall health of the women population.
Out of the 10 sectors in the healthcare system of Egypt, only one stands representative of women. Due to years of underfunded health care centers and health education initiatives, many Egyptian mothers and women cannot access education, care, and support for their reproductive, sexual, and maternal health.
In 2019, Health Minister Hala Zayed provided $19 million to a five-year women’s healthcare program that will significantly impact the women’s health market in the country.
Routine planning and implementing both short and long-term programs to prioritize women’s health by the Egyptian government will boost the women’s healthcare market in the country in the forecast period. This focus is on bringing more women pre-and post-natal care disease detection and reproductive and sexual services. One such example, launched by Health Minister Hala Zayed is the 100 Million initiative. It provided over 100 million women with free medical examinations through 2020.
Since its implementation in July 2019, the initiative examined more than 4.16 million Egyptian women. Through these examinations, more than 2.2 million women were screened and diagnosed with breast cancer at the new women’s health service sites across urban and rural Egypt. This examination initiative has been confirmed, among other new health programs centered around women’s health. Such proactive steps will raise awareness, and the need for the women’s health market is expected to rise.
Rise in the levels of research & development initiatives undertaken by various manufacturers in providing better healthcare services for women is expected to positively affect the growth of the market