Global Adult Diaper Market (2022 to 2027) - Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts -

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DUBLIN, January 27, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Adult Diaper Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to's offering.

The global adult diaper market reached a value of US$ 16.7 Billion in 2021. Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to reach US$ 26.1 Billion by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 7.5% during 2022-2027.

Companies Mentioned

  • Unicharm Corporation

  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation

  • Attends Healthcare Group Ltd.

  • Paul Hartmann AG

  • Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA)

Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, they are continuously tracking and evaluating the direct as well as the indirect influence of the pandemic. These insights are included in the report as a major market contributor

An adult diaper, also known as adult nappy, is a type of underwear worn by adults so as to urinate or defecate without using a toilet. It absorbs or contains the waste and prevents soiling of the outer clothing. The inner lining that touches the skin is generally made of polypropylene, whereas the outer lining is made of polyethylene. Some manufacturers enhance the quality of the inner lining with vitamin E, aloe vera and other skin-friendly compounds. These diapers can be indispensable for adults with conditions like mobility impairment, incontinence or severe diarrhea

As a result of the growing prevalence of urinary incontinence amongst the geriatric population, the demand for adult diapers has increased, particularly for products with improved fluid absorption and retention capacities

The rising hygiene consciousness among the consumers has created a positive impact on the demand for adult diapers. The market is also experiencing a high growth in the developing regions on account of increasing awareness and easy product availability

Due to technological advancements, multiple adult diaper variants have been introduced in the market which are thinner and more comfortable with enhanced skin friendliness and odor control. This is expected to create a positive impact on the growth of the global adult diaper industry

The use of harmful chemicals in diapers can cause the skin to become red, sore, tender and irritated. This represents one of the major factors which can restrain the market growth across the globe

Key Question Answered in this Report

1. What was the size of the global adult diaper market in 2021?

2. What is the expected growth rate of the global adult diaper market during 2022-2027?

3. What are the key factors driving the global adult diaper market?

4. What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global adult diaper market?

5. What is the breakup of the global adult diaper market based on the type?

6. What is the breakup of the global adult diaper market based on the distribution channel?

7. What are the key regions in the global adult diaper market?

8. Who are the key players/companies in the global adult diaper market?

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction

4.1 Overview

4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Adult Diaper Market

5.1 Market Overview

5.2 Market Performance

5.3 Impact of COVID-19

5.4 Price Analysis

5.4.1 Key Price Indicators

5.4.2 Price Structure

5.4.3 Price Trends

5.5 Market Breakup by Type

5.6 Market Breakup by Distribution Channel

5.7 Market Breakup by Region

5.8 Market Forecast

5.9 SWOT Analysis

5.9.1 Overview

5.9.2 Strengths

5.9.3 Weaknesses

5.9.4 Opportunities

5.9.5 Threats

5.10 Value Chain Analysis

5.11 Porters Five Forces Analysis

6 Market Breakup by Type

6.1 Adult Pad Type Diaper

6.1.1 Market Trends

6.1.2 Market Forecast

6.2 Adult Flat Type Diaper

6.2.1 Market Trends

6.2.2 Market Forecast

6.3 Adult Pant Type Diaper

6.3.1 Market Trends

6.3.2 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by Distribution Channel

7.1 Pharmacies

7.1.1 Market Trends

7.1.2 Market Forecast

7.2 Convenience Stores

7.2.1 Market Trends

7.2.2 Market Forecast

7.3 Online Stores

7.3.1 Market Trends

7.3.2 Market Forecast

7.4 Others

7.4.1 Market Trends

7.4.2 Market Forecast

8 Market Breakup by Region

9 Adult Diaper Manufacturing Process

9.1 Product Overview

9.2 Detailed Process Flow

9.3 Various Types of Unit Operations Involved

9.4 Raw Material Requirements

9.5 Key Success and Risk Factors

10 Competitive Landscape

10.1 Market Structure

10.2 Key Players

11 Key Player Profiles

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