Chapter 1: Introduction 1
Study Goals and Objectives 1
Reasons for Doing This Study 1
Scope of Report 2
Information Sources 2
Methodology 2
Geographic Breakdown 3
Analyst's Credentials 3
Related BCC Research Reports 3

Chapter 2: Summary and Highlights 5

Chapter 3: Market and Technology Background 8
Definitions 8
Digital vs. Analog Monitoring Technologies 8
Mobile vs. Portable Monitoring Technologies 8
Self-testing vs. Self-monitoring 8
Health vs. Sports and Fitness Monitoring 8
Enabling Technologies 9
Smartphones 9
Enhanced Data Processing Capabilities 10
Sensors 10
Geospatial Tracking 11
Smart Textiles for Wearable Sensors 11
Networking Technologies 12
Cloud Services 14
Market Segments 14
Technologies 14
Applications 16
Purchasers/Payers 20
Market Summary 23

Chapter 4: Market Environment 27
User Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics 27
Epidemiological 33
Legal/Regulatory Issues 38
Regulatory Approval 38
Privacy 41
Liability 42

Chapter 5: Health Self-monitoring Platforms 44
Major Platforms 44
Apple HealthKit 44
Google Fit 50
Microsoft Band 53
Samsung Digital Health Initiative 56
Competitive Assessment 58
Features 58
Operating Systems 59
Healthcare Partners 61
Third-party Apps and Peripherals 62
Market 62
Summary 62

Chapter 6: Health Self- monitoring Peripherals 68
Types of Peripherals 68
Functions 68
Form Factors 69
Compatible Mobile Device or Computer Operating Systems 73
Compatible Self-monitoring Platforms 74
Operating Systems 75
Sensors 78
Physiological Parameters Measured 87
Current Research and Expected Future Developments 88
Skin-mounted Sensors 88
Smart Contact Lenses 89
Tooth Sensor 89
eButton 89
Weight-tracking Insoles 90
Sensors for Mental Health Status 90
Vendors 91
Market 92

Chapter 7: Health Self-monitoring Software Applications 96
Types of Application Software 96
Consumer vs. Healthcare Professional Apps 96
Parameters Monitored 97
Functionality 97
Paid vs. Free Apps 99
Operating Platforms 99
Vendors 99
Market 100

Chapter 8: Patent Review/ New Developments 103
Heart Rate Sensor with High-Aspect-Ratio Photodetector Element 105
Personal Fatigue Risk Management System and Method 105
Wrist-worn Electronic Device for Fitness Monitoring and Other Applications 106
API for Requesting, Storing, and Otherwise Accessing Data within a Health Integration Network 106
Wrist-Mounted Pulse Rate Indicator 107

Chapter 9: Company Profiles 109
Appendix: Health Self- monitoring Peripherals 135
About BCC Research 147
About BCC Research 148
BCC Membership 148
BCC Custom Research 148


List of Tables
Summary Table: Global Market for Selected Health Self-Monitoring Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 5
Table 1 Global Market for Health Self-monitoring Technologies, by Type of Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 24
Table 2 Breakdown of Socioeconomic Characteristics of High-activation Individuals (%) 28
Table 3 Breakdown of Health Characteristics of High-activation Individuals (%) 30
Table 4 Breakdown of Socioeconomic Characteristics of Individuals Self-monitoring Their Blood Pressure (%) 32
Table 5 Global Smartphone Shipments and Market Shares, by Operating System, 2017 and 2022 (Million Units/%) 60
Table 6 Mobile Health Self-monitoring Platform User Base, Through 2022 (Million Users) 63
Table 7 Number of Mobile Devices Running Health Self-monitoring Platforms, 2016 63
Table 8 Global Market for Health and Fitness Self-monitoring Peripherals, by Segment, Through 2022 (Million Units/$ Millions) 94
Table 9 Global Market for Self-monitoring Software Apps, through 2022 ($ Millions) 101
Table 10 Selected U.S. Patents Related to Health Self-monitoring 103
Table 11 Health Self-monitoring Peripherals, by Model 135


List of Figures
Summary Figure: Global Market for Selected Health Self-Monitoring Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 6
Figure 1 Self-monitoring Hub (Schematic) 15
Figure 2 Global Market for Self-monitoring Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 23
Figure 3 Global Market for Health Self-monitoring Technologies, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 25
Figure 4 Global Smartphone Market Shares, by Operating System, 2017 and 2022 (% of Total Shipments) 60
Figure 5 Global Market Share of Mobile Devices Running Health Self-monitoring Platforms, 2016 (%) 64
Figure 6 Number of Fitness and Health Only vs. Multipurpose Peripherals, 2017 (%/Number of Units) 69
Figure 7 Form Factors: Smartwatch vs. Wristband 70
Figure 8 Form Factors: Arm vs. Wrist Cuff Blood Pressure Monitor 70
Figure 9 Form Factors: Ear Clips vs. Ear Buds 71
Figure 10 Form Factors: Sensor Shirt 72
Figure 11 Fitness and Health Only and Multipurpose Peripherals, by Type of Form Factor (%/Units) 73
Figure 12 Number of Peripherals, by Type of Device Supported, 2017 (Units) 74
Figure 13 Number of Peripherals, by Compatible Self-monitoring Platform (Units) 74
Figure 14 Number of Peripherals, by Operating System, 2017 (Units) 75
Figure 15 Number of Peripherals that Contain Each Type of Sensor, 2017 (Units) 79
Figure 16 Number of Peripherals that Measure Physiological Parameters, 2017 (Units, 241 Total) 88
Figure 17 Global Market Shares of Major Peripheral Vendors, 2016 (% of Total Market Value) 92
Figure 18 Global Market for Health and Fitness Self-monitoring Peripherals, 2016 (%) 93
Figure 19 Breakdown of Consumer Self-monitoring vs. Professional Healthcare Apps, 2017 (%) 96
Figure 20 Breakdown of iOS-compatible Consumer Health Apps, by Parameter Monitored, 2014 (Number/%) 97
Figure 21 Number of Consumer Health Apps, by Functionality, 2014 (Number of Functions) 98
Figure 22 Breakdown of Free vs. Fee-based Mobile Health Apps, 2014 (Number/%) 99