Family planning centers provide a range of family planning services on an outpatient basis such as contraceptive services, genetic and prenatal counselling voluntary sterilization and medically induced termination of pregnancy. Clinics and centers like birth control clinics, fertility clinics, childbirth preparation classes and pregnancy counseling centers offer these services.
The global family planning centers market was valued at $4.4 billion in 2017. Asia Pacific was the largest geographic region accounting for $1.3 billion or 31.4% of the global market. The USA was the largest country accounting for $1 billion or 23.1% of the global family planning centers market.
Family planning centers are using various mobile technologies such as text-message, voice messages, video and smartphone applications for interactive communication. These technologies are offering affordable communication facilities especially to reach rural populations, where geographical distances can restrict access to provide in-person services. In Guinea, health workers are using mobile phones provide family planning services in remote areas. In Kenya, KimMNCHip/Safaricom provides integrated mobile services including an SMS/voice platform and mobile money services to deliver vouchers to pregnant women for clinics of their choice.
The companies covered are The Center for Reproductive Medicine and Infertility at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, New York University School of Medicine, The Nevada Center for Reproductive Medicine, Florida Institute for Reproductive Medicine, and Southern California Reproductive Center.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
The family planning centers market is segmented into Birth Control Clinics, Fertility Clinics, Childbirth Preparation Classes, and Pregnancy Counseling Centers.
Birth Control Clinics comprises establishments with medical staff primarily engaged in providing a range of family planning services on an outpatient basis.
Fertility Clinics are medical clinics that assist couples, and sometimes individuals, who want to become parents but for medical reasons have been unable to achieve this goal via the natural course.
Childbirth Preparation Classes are imparted to mothers expecting babies inorder to prepare them for labor and birth. Classes range from a one-day intensive workshop to weekly sessions lasting a month or more. The typical class consists of lectures, discussions, and exercises, all led by a trained childbirth instructor.
Pregnancy Counseling Centers are establishments that help people experiencing unplanned pregnencies through comprehensive, compassionate care.