Digital Care Management - South Korea

  • South Korea
  • The Digital Care Management market in South Korea is expected to reach a revenue of €864.10m in 2024.
  • The market is projected to experience an annual growth rate (CAGR 2024-2028) of 1.50%, resulting in a market volume of €917.00m by 2028.
  • The user penetration rate is predicted to be 41.11% in 2024 and is expected to increase to 49.66% by 2028.
  • The average revenue per user (ARPU) is estimated to be €40.94.
  • In comparison to other countries, in the United States is anticipated to generate the highest revenue in the market, amounting to €17,630.00m in 2024.
  • South Korea is at the forefront of digital care management in the digital health market, with innovative solutions that enhance patient engagement and improve healthcare outcomes.

Key regions: Italy, Japan, United Kingdom, France, Asia

Comparaison de régions

Analyst Opinion

The Digital Care Management market in South Korea is experiencing significant growth and development, with a focus on online pharmacy, medication checker apps, and contraception and fertility apps.

Customer preferences:
South Korean consumers are increasingly turning to digital platforms for their healthcare needs, seeking convenience, accessibility, and personalized solutions. The younger generation, in particular, is more inclined towards using mobile apps for managing their medications, accessing online pharmacy services, and tracking their fertility and contraception.

Trends in the market:
In South Korea, the Digital Care Management market is witnessing a surge in the adoption of medication checker apps that provide information on drug interactions, side effects, and dosage instructions. These apps offer a convenient way for users to ensure the safety and effectiveness of their medications. Additionally, online pharmacies are gaining popularity among consumers who prefer to purchase healthcare products and medications online, avoiding the need to visit physical stores. Moreover, there is a growing demand for contraception and fertility apps that offer features such as menstrual cycle tracking, ovulation prediction, and personalized reproductive health insights.

Local special circumstances:
South Korea has a tech-savvy population with high smartphone penetration rates, making it conducive for the growth of the Digital Care Management market. The country also has a strong healthcare infrastructure and a culture that values innovation and technological advancements in the healthcare sector. Furthermore, the government has been supportive of digital health initiatives, promoting the use of telemedicine and online healthcare services.

Underlying macroeconomic factors:
The rapid digitalization of the healthcare industry in South Korea is driven by various macroeconomic factors, including the increasing healthcare expenditure, rising awareness about preventive healthcare, and the growing burden of chronic diseases. As the population ages and lifestyle-related health issues become more prevalent, there is a greater need for convenient and efficient healthcare solutions, leading to the expansion of the Digital Care Management market in the country. Additionally, the competitive landscape with local and international players vying for market share is contributing to the overall growth and innovation in the sector.


Data coverage:

The data encompasses B2C enterprises. Figures are based on revenues and user data of relevant mobile applications and consumer electronics companies.

Modeling approach / Market size:

Market sizes are determined through a combined top-down and bottom-up approach, building on a specific rationale for each market segment. As a basis for evaluating markets, we use annual financial reports of key players, industry reports, third-party reports, and survey results from primary research (e.g., the Statista Global Consumer Survey). In addition, we use relevant key market indicators and data from country-specific associations, such as GDP, population, internet penetration, smartphone penetration, consumer spending, and healthcare spending. This data helps us estimate the market size for each country individually.


In our forecasts, we apply diverse forecasting techniques. The selection of forecasting techniques is based on the behavior of the relevant market. For example, the S-curve function and exponential trend smoothing are well suited for forecasting digital products and services due to the non-linear growth of technology adoption.

Additional notes:

The market is updated twice a year in case market dynamics change. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war is considered at a country-specific level.

Vue d’ensemble

  • Revenue
  • Analyst Opinion
  • Users
  • Key Players
  • Global Comparison
  • Methodology
  • Key Market Indicators
Veuillez patienter