Status : Published Published On : Dec, 2023 Report Code : VRHC1217 Industry : Healthcare Available Format : Page : 208

Global Capnography Devices Market - Analysis and Forecast (2025-2030)

Industry Insights by Product (Hand-Held, Stand-Alone, Multi-Parameter), by Technology (Side Stream, Main Stream, Micro Stream), by Component (OEM [Infrared Sensors, Others], Others), by Application (Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Procedural Sedation, Pain Management, Others), by End User (Hospitals, Ambulatory Care Centers, Others), and by Geography (U.S., Canada, Germany, U.K., France, China, Japan, India, and Rest of the World)

Industry Overview

The Global Capnography Devices Market was valued at USD 0.36 billion in 2023 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.3% during the forecast period (2025–2030). The market is growing due to technological upgrades being undertaken in emerging and emerging economies in capnography devices. Furthermore, an extensive number of incidences pertaining to respiratory diseases and increasing initiatives being undertaken by the government authorities for the utilization of capnography devices is other factors that is significantly contributing to the rapid growth of the global capnography devices market. Overall, the capnography devices market is expected to continue growing in the coming years as the demand for accurate and reliable respiratory monitoring techniques remains high. Technological advancements, expanding applications, and increasing awareness among healthcare professionals are likely to drive market growth.

Capnography Devices Market Highlights

Capnography is used for assessing ventilation that is different form oxygenation. Capnograph is a waveform that observes the CO2 level at each phase of the respiratory cycle and is generally in a rectangular shape and is also used for measuring and displaying the respiratory rate. Waveform capnography is used for identifying patients with an altered mental status that require assisting ventilation. The inhaled and exhaled levels of carbon dioxide are presented in a graphical manner as a waveform on the monitor along with display of corresponding numerical value and these benefits are further uplifting growth of global capnography devices market.

Insight by Product

On the basis of product, the global capnography devices market is segmented into stand-alone, hand-held, and multi-parameter.  Amongst these segments, hand-held segment is anticipate to generate largest revenue by 2030 owing to various benefits pertaining to hand-held devices such as point of care features for the ease of use and comfort of patients that are provided by these devices.

Insight by Technology

Based on technology, the global capnography devices market is categorized into the mainstream, micro stream, and side stream. Amongst these segments, micro stream technology is expected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period, owing to excessive utilization of this segment for improving safety profile of patients.

Insight by Application

On the basis of application, the global capnography devices market is segmented into critical care, emergency medicine, pain management, procedural sedation, and others. Amongst these segments, emergency medicine is estimated to contribute largest revenue owing to use of these devices for safer treatment of patients in emergency department.

Insight by End User

Based on end user, the global capnography devices market is categorized into ambulatory care centers (ACCs), hospitals, and others. Amongst these segments, hospitals are anticipated to generate largest revenue owing to rapid use of these devices for treating various diseases globally.

Global Capnography Devices Market Report Coverage

Report Metric


Historical Period

2018 - 2023

Base Year Considered


Forecast Period

2025 - 2030

Market Size in 2023

U.S.D.  0.36 Billion

Revenue Forecast in 2030

U.S.D.  x.xx Billion

Growth Rate


Segments Covered in the Report

By Product, By Technology, By Application, By Component and By End User

Report Scope

Market Trends, Drivers, and Restraints; Revenue Estimation and Forecast; Segmentation Analysis; Impact of COVID-19; Companies’ Strategic Developments; Market Share Analysis of Key Players; Company Profiling

Regions Covered in the Report

North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, South America and Rest of the World

Industry Dynamics

Growth Drivers

Extensive number of complex surgeries across the globe is anticipated to drive the growth of global capnography device market. Capnography devices are rampantly being used in operating rooms that help in monitoring ventilation during sedation. Furthermore, increasing number of surgical process globally will further lead to increasing adoption and demand for the capnography devices that attribute towards increasing business growth. Moreover, extensive benefit of capnography devices such as portability, ease of use, light weighted and treatment efficiency are further expected to bolster the growth of global capnography devices market.

Increasing number of patients diagnosed with respiratory diseases, increasing government initiatives and technological upgradation in capnography devices are another factor that are pertaining towards the growth of global capnography devices market. Technological upgradation undertaken in this market comprises of molecular correlation spectroscopy, photo detectors and assimilation of diminished mainstream multi-gas monitors. Furthermore, owing to these advancements, capnography devices are considered to become safe, highly accurate and have adjustable rate of flow.

Additionally, technological enhancements will facilitate reclamation and moisture contamination of large sample volume and prevents moisture contamination as compared to that of traditional techniques.


The market for capnography devices has experienced significant growth in recent years due to several factors. These include the rising prevalence of respiratory diseases, increasing surgical procedures, growing adoption of capnography in procedural sedation, and the need for continuous patient monitoring in critical care settings. Additionally, technological advancements, such as the development of portable and handheld capnography devices, have expanded the market further.


The increasing adoption of point-of-care capnography devices: Point-of-care capnography devices are small, portable devices that can be used to measure CO2 levels at the bedside. These devices are becoming increasingly popular, as they allow healthcare professionals to monitor patients' respiratory status more easily.

The development of new capnography technologies: There are a number of new capnography technologies that are being developed, such as laser-based capnography and near-infrared spectroscopy. These technologies offer the potential to improve the accuracy and reliability of capnography devices.

The increasing focus on patient monitoring: There is a growing focus on patient monitoring in healthcare, as it can help to improve patient outcomes. This is expected to drive the demand for capnography devices, as they can be used to monitor patients' respiratory status.

Geography Insight

North America held the largest market share in terms of revenue. The rising prevalence of respiratory diseases as a consequence of unhealthy lifestyles and high stress levels are the high impact rendering drivers. Furthermore, the incorporation of new reimbursement models for respiratory and monitoring solution procedures and the stringent regulatory guidelines that are aimed towards medical efficacy, patients’ safety, and clinical efficiency are expected to drive the regional demand in the forthcoming years.

Capnography devices market in North America is anticipated to generate largest revenue of owing to increasing number of respiratory diseases cases occurring in the region owing to unhealthy lifestyles of the population along with high level of stress prevailing amongst the citizens. Furthermore, strict regulatory procedures implemented in the region for securing patients along with new reimbursement plans are other factors that are pertaining towards the growth of capnography devices market in the region.

Moreover, Asia-Pacific is anticipated to witness highest CAGR during the forecast period owing to increasing expenditure towards healthcare domain, increasing benefits and awareness being developed amongst the citizens for pertaining to advantages of capnography devices along with rapid improvement in healthcare system in various developing countries are another factors that are driving the growth of capnography devices market in this region.

Competitive Insight

The eminent key players in the global capnography devices market are extending their product portfolios, undertaking product innovations and technological upgradations that are enabling the manufacturers to gain competitive advantage across the globe.

Masimo offers a complete portfolio of capnography and gas monitoring solutions, both sidestream and mainstream that meet the challenges of ventilation. Company offers gas monitoring solutions, both sidestream and mainstream, to meet the challenges of ventilation and gas monitoring across multiple clinical settings. 

Medtronic, Inc. offer bedside and handheld capnography monitors along with a complete portfolio of single-use sampling lines. Capnography monitors are responsive and accurate, and provide continuous data for each patient’s oxygenation and ventilation status from neonate to adult for intubated and non-intubated patients. 

Some of the players having prominent presence in the global capnography devices market include Philips Healthcare, Smiths Medical, Welch Allyn, Masimo Corporation, Nihon Kohden Corporation, Dragerwerk AG & Co. KGaA, Inc., Medtronic, Inc., Nonin Medical, Inc., CareFusion Corporation, and DiaMedica, Inc.

Recent Developments by Key Players

Royal Philips (a global leader in health technology opened a new R&D centre to expand its Healthcare Innovation Centre (HIC) in Pune, Maharashtra, illustrating India’s growing importance for healthcare innovation accross the globe. The facility shall have an office space of approximately 300,000 sq. ft in the first phase.

Masimo Corp. and Royal Philips NV received U.S. FDA clearance that allows the activation of Sedline brain function monitoring, regional oximetry and carbon dioxide measurements in Philips Intellivue MX750 and MX850 patient monitors, which will streamline decision-making for clinicians by eliminating the need for separate pieces of monitoring equipment. The integrated equipment can help clinicians more quickly assess and monitor cerebral oxygenation, anesthetic sedation and patient respiratory performance using the same monitor.

Primary Research

VynZ Research conducts extensive primary research to understand the market dynamics, validate market data and have key opinions from the industry experts. The key profiles approached within the industry includes, CEO, CFO, CTO, President, Vice President, Product Managers, Regional Heads and Others. Also, end user surveys comprising of consumers are also conducted to understand consumer behaviour.

The Capnography Devices Market report offers a comprehensive market segmentation analysis along with an estimation for the forecast period 2025–2030.

Segments Covered in the Report

  • By Product 
    • Hand-Held
    • Stand-Alone
    • Multi-Parameter
  • By Technology
    • Side Stream
    • Main Stream
    • Micro Stream
  • By Application
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Critical Care
    • Procedural Sedation
    • Pain Management
    • Others
  • By Component 
    • Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Modules
    • Infrared sensors
    • Others
  • By End User
    • Hospitals
    • Ambulatory Care Centers (ACCs)
    • Others

Region Covered in the Report

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific (APAC)
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of the World (RoW)
    • Brazil
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • U.A.E.
    • Other Countries


Capnography Device Market Size

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Capnography Device Market Analysis

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Frequently Asked Questions

Hospitals are the major end users for this market.
Based on technology, micro stream technology is expected to witness fastest growth during the forecast period.
On the basis of product, hand-held segment is anticipate to generate largest revenue by 2030.
North America held the largest market share in terms of revenue.
Emergency medicines are the major application for this market.

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