Alternative Healthcare Market Assessment 2005


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August 2005find similar
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13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Alternative Healthcare 2005

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

Background

Definition

Sources Of Information

2. Strategic Overview

Market Dynamics And Segmentation

Factors Driving Or Affecting The Market

The Influence Of Demographic Trends

Table: The Uk Population By Age Group (million And %),-2002, And

Table: Trends In Life Expectancy (years At Birth), ,-2001 And

A Healthy Lifestyle

Table: Complaints Suffered In Past Months And Use Of Alternative Healthcare Practitioner Or Health-food Shop/herbalist By Sex (% Of Respondents),/2004

Table: Complaints Suffered In Past Months And Use Of Alternative Healthcare Practitioner Or Health-food Shop/herbalist By Age (% Of Respondents),/2004

Regulations And Product Licensing

Safety

Integration Of Alternative Healthcare Within The Nhs

The Total Alternative Healthcare Market

Table: The Total Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Value (£m At Rsp),-2004

Figure: The Total Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Value (£m At Rsp),-2004

Retail Distribution

Competitive Structure

Advertising

The Consumer

Market Forecasts

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Value (£m At Rsp),-2009

Figure: The Forecast Total Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Value (£m At Rsp),-2009

3. Market Analysis

Background

House Of Lords Select Committee Report,

General Complementary Medicine Trade Associations

Alternative Healthcare Sectors

Acupuncture

The Alexander Technique

Aromatherapy

Chiropractic

Herbal Medicine

Homeopathy

Osteopathy

Physiotherapy

Reflexology

Other Alternative Therapies

Market Size

Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils

Table: The Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp And %),-2004

Figure: The Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp And %),-2004

4. Promotional Activity

Regulation And Code Of Advertising Practice

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Alternative Healthcare Products (£000), Years Ending December-2004 And March

Exhibitions

5. Retail Distribution

Herbal, Homeopathic And Aromatherapy Products

Sales By Outlet Type

Table: Sales Of Herbal, Homeopathic And Aromatherapy Products By Retail Outlet Type By Value (%), And

Major Retailers

6. An International Perspective

European Markets

Western Europe

The Eu

France

Germany

Belgium

7. Pest Analysis

Political Factors

Economic, Social And Demographic Factors

Technological Factors

8. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table: Agreement With Statements Regarding Alternative Healthcare (% Of Respondents),

Herbal/alternative Remedies And Chiropractic

Table: Respondents Who Have Used Herbal Or Alternative Remedies/consulted A Chiropractor In The Past Months (%),

Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy

Table: Respondents Who Have Used Or Been Treated With Homeopathic Remedies/aromatherapy In The Past Months (%),

Osteopathic And Physiotherapy Treatment

Table: Respondents Who Have Consulted An Osteopath/received Physiotherapy In The Past Months (%),

Acupuncture And Reflexology

Table: Respondents Who Have Received Acupuncture/been Treated With Reflexology In The Past Months (%),

Visiting A Trained Therapist And Availability Of Alternative Treatments On The Nhs

Table: Respondents Who Have Visited A Trained Alternative Medicine Therapist In The Past Months/ Agree That More Alternative Treatments Ought To Be Made Available On The Nhs (%),

Preference For Alternative Remedies And Requirement For Greater Regulation Of Therapists

Table: Respondents Who Prefer To Use Alternative Remedies Whenever Possible Instead Of Conventional Medicines/those Who Would Turn To Alternative Remedies More If There Were Greater Regulation Covering Therapists (%),

Safety Of Alternative Remedies And Effectiveness Compared With Otc Medicines

Table: Respondents Who Believe That Alternative Medicines Are Safer Than Conventional Medicines/ Believe That Alternative Medicines Are As Effective As Otc Medicines (%),

Effectiveness Of Alternative Remedies Compared With Prescribed Medicines, And Gp Advice

Table: Respondents Who Believe That Alternative Medicines Are As Effective As Prescribed Medicines/those Whose Gp Has Sometimes Suggested Using Alternative Medicines Or Therapies Instead Of Or Alongside Conventional Treatments (%),

Likelihood Of Using Alternative Therapies Compared With A Year Ago

Table: Respondents Who Are More Likely To Consider Using Alternative Therapies Now Than Months Ago/ Those Who Are Less Likely To Consider Using Alternative Remedies Now Than Months Ago (%),

9. Company Profiles

Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies

Herbal Remedies

Bioforce (uk) Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Bioforce (uk) Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2003

Chefaro Uk Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Chefaro Uk Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2003

Diomed Herbals

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Diomed Developments Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst May-2004

Gr Lane Health Products Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Gr Lane Health Products Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst July-2004

Lichtwer Pharma Uk Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Lichtwer Pharma Uk Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2003

Potter's Herbal Medicines

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Potters (herbal Supplies) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingth September Andst December-2004

Seven Seas Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Seven Seas Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2003

Homeopathic Remedies

A Nelson & Co Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For A Nelson & Co Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2003

Seven Seas Ltd

Profitability

Weleda (uk) Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Weleda (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2003

Retailers' Own-label Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies

Table: Sales Of Retailers' Own-label Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies By Value (£m At Rsp),

Market Shares

Table: Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies Estimated Market Shares Held By Major Manufacturers And Suppliers By Value (£m At Rsp And %),

Aromatherapy Oils

10. The Future

Market Forecasts

Table: The Forecast Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-2009

Figure: The Forecast Uk Market For Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-2009

11. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

The Willingness To Borrow

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant May Prices (£ And £bn), May, November, February And May

Consumers Willing To Borrow

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), May, November, February And May

The Willingness To Spend From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant May Prices (£ And £bn), May, November, February And May

Table D: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), May, November, February And May

12. Further Sources

Associations

Government Sources

Publications

General Sources

Other Sources

Bonnier Information Sources

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