Disposable Hospital Gowns Market Analysis Report By Risk Type, By Usability, By Product And Segment Forecasts From 2021 To 2028

Report ID: MN17620276  |  Published: September 2021  |  No of Pages: 90
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Medical Devices


The global disposable hospital gowns market was prized by USD 2.04 billion in 2020. It is estimated to witness 13.7% CAGR from 2021 to 2028.


Due to the rising cases of hospitalizations caused by Covid-19 in addition to chronic sicknesses, growth in the figure of surgical treatments, increasing cases of Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs), the demand for the disposable hospital gowns is speedily increasing.


Due to the rising concern for hygiene and safety, counter to Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs), in addition to protect hygiene in the hospital; the utilization of these gowns is growing progressively. This is boosting the expansion of the market for disposable hospital gowns. The eruption of Covid-19 pandemic has improved the usage of these gowns and hence has augmented the demand.

Besides, if additional persons turn into infected by the corona virus, there will be a larger requirement for the critical care materials. This will make possible the growth in demand for the disposable hospital gowns.

A number of key players are increasing their manufacturing capabilities and implementing policies for example mergers & acquisitions and new product presentation, to fulfill the increasing demand. High-quality medical gowns are important for those healthcare workers, combating with Covid-19; hence, such policies will increase the enlargement of the disposable hospital gowns market.

The increasing figure of surgical actions because of the cardiovascular illnesses, sports injuries, accidents, plus additional chronic complaints, is stimulating the growth of the market.

Likewise, the growing cases of Surgical Site Infections (SSI) are pushing the demand for the product. Therefore, increasing concerns about the wellbeing of healthcare workers as well as the patients are likely to increase the expansion of the market.

Product Insight

The surgical gowns section detained the major, above 44.0% revenue share and dominated the disposable hospital gowns market, in 2020. It is expected to observe a stable rate of expansion, during the forecast period.

Surgical gowns offer shielding, counter to infective pathogens. The rising figure of surgical actions, carried out globally, and increasing alertness about Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) will impel the development of the section.

The patient disposable hospital gowns section is expected to observe a reasonable enlargement speed, during the forecast period. The patient’s admissions for extended period in clinics as well as hospitals are the most important factors, boosting the demand for these types of gowns.

Usability Insight

The Average-type usability section detained the biggest, above 43.0% revenue share and dominated the disposable hospital gowns market, in 2020. It is projected to see the highest CAGR, during the forecast period. On the source of usability, the market is subdivided in to premium-type, low-type, and average-type, disposable gowns. These gowns are produced using white polypropylene fabric. It is having very light weight. These gowns are suitable for usage in clinical/medical background, hospitals and laboratories.

Risk Type Insight

The high-risk type sector detained the major, more than 41.0% revenue share and dominated the disposable hospital gowns market, in 2020. It is likely to observe a substantial CAGR, during the forecast period. High-risk hospital gowns act like an obstruction and give safety counter to non-airborne illnesses, in fluid-intensive and surgical actions.


These gowns possess greater tensile strength as well as are breathable and tear-resistant. Augmented research actions and admittances in the hospitals are likely to power the expansion of the sector, during the forecast period.

The moderate risk type sector is projected to observe the highest CAGR, throughout the forecast period. Moderate-risk or Level 3 gowns are appropriate for intermediate threat situations for example, trauma or ER act which need hygienic equipment and the fine clothes, blood extract from arteries, and Intravenous (IV) insertion. Besides, these gowns are opposing to dampness and splash.

Therefore, to diminish spread and cross spread of the deadly disease, the entire medical professionals and staff along with the patients are necessary to dress in disposable gowns for the period of this health crisis, initiating the enlargement of the segment.

Regional Insight

In 2020, North America held more than 39.0% revenue share and dominated the global disposable hospital gowns market. It is projected to observe a stable development speed for the duration of forecast. The enlargement can be accredited to the rising commonness of Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs). A large number of in-patient hospital admittances due to Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs) are one of the major factors adding to the expansion of the local market.

In addition, as said by NCBI, more than 80.0% gowns are single-use type, in terms of product use the U.S. is one of the important nation. To encounter the growing demand, important companies are expanding their manufacturing capabilities, within the region, by this means, boosting the expansion of the market.

Asia Pacific is likely to be the highest rising local market, throughout the forecast period. Growing alertness regarding the standards of cleanliness, patient protection and fast development of healthcare infrastructure are a few factors, expected to steer the local market.
Majority of the hospitals, in India, have agreements with third parties to administer the necessities of laundry and linen. As a result of rising consciousness regarding keeping hospital cleanliness as well as its function in averting the spread of diverse diseases, the demand for superior linen clothing for hospitals, has augmented, within this state.


The companies are taking on policies, such as new product presentation, mergers & acquisitions and joint ventures, to make stronger their position and achieve greater market share.

Some of the companies for disposable hospital gowns market are:

    • Priontex
    • Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
    • Medline Industries, Inc.
    • Angelica
    • Cardinal Health
    • Sara Health Care
    • Bell cross Industries Private Ltd.
    • Petoskey Plastics
    • Standard Textile Co., Inc.
    • 3M

Report Scope

Report Attribute


Market size value in 2021

USD 2.29 billion

Revenue forecast in 2028

USD 5.61 billion

Growth Rate

CAGR of 13.7% from 2021 to 2028

Base year for estimation


Historical data

2016 - 2019

Forecast period

2021 - 2028

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD million/billion and CAGR from 2021 to 2028

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments covered

Usability, product, risk type, region

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Middle East & Africa (MEA)

Country scope

U.S.; Canada; U.K.; Germany; Japan; China; Brazil; Mexico; South Africa; Saudi Arabia

Key companies profiled

Cardinal Health; 3M; Angelica; Standard Textile Co., Inc.; Medline Industries, Inc.; Petoskey Plastics; Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.; Bellcross Industries Private Ltd.; Priontex; Sara Health Care

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Segments Covered in the Report

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends in each of the sub-segments from 2016 to 2028. For the purpose of this study, Million Insights has segmented the global disposable hospital gowns market report on the basis of usability, product, risk type, and region:

• Usability Outlook (Revenue, USD Millions, 2016 - 2028)
    • Low-type
    • Average-type
    • Premium-type

• Product Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)
    • Surgical
    • Non-surgical
    • Patient

• Risk Type Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)
    • Low
    • Moderate
    • High

• Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)
    • North America
        • U.S.
        • Canada
    • Europe
        • U.K.
        • Germany
    • Asia Pacific
        • Japan
        • China
    • Latin America
        • Brazil
        • Mexico
    • MEA
        • South Africa
        • Saudi Arabia

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