Sperm Count Test Market (Technique: Microscopy, Chromatographic Immunoassay and Colorimetric Reaction, Smartphone-based, and Others; and End-user: Hospitals & Clinics, Fertility Centers, and Others)- Global Industry Analysis, Share, Growth, Regional Outlook and Forecasts, 2022-2030

The global Sperm Count Test market size was estimated at USD 1.60 billion in 2021 and is expected to surpass around USD 3.6 billion by 2030 and poised to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.9% during the forecast period 2022 to 2030. Rise in prevalence of male infertility across the globe and surge in awareness about male infertility and sperm assessment tests are anticipated to propel the global sperm count test market during the forecast period.

According to NCBI, around 70% infertility rate is due to the male factor, and globally, around 48.9 million couples experience infertility. Hence, people are more aware about the different treatments and procedures to test fertility. This is expected to drive the demand for sperm count tests during the forecast period.

Report Scope of the Sperm Count Test Market

Report Coverage


Market Size

US$ 3.6 Billion by 2030

Growth Rate

CAGR of 5.9% from 2022 to 2030

Largest Market

North America

Fastest Growing Market

Asia Pacific

Base Year


Forecast Period

2022 to 2030

Segments Covered

 Technique, End-user and Region,

Companies Mentioned

 SwimCount (MotilityCount ApS), AB ANALITICA s.r.l., Diacron International s.r.l., Artron Laboratories, Inc., Medical Electronic Systems, LLC,  ExSeed Health, Trak Fertility (Standstone Diagnostics), DNA Diagnostics Center, Microptic SL, Olympus Corporation

 COVID-19 Impact on Global Sperm Count Test Market

Sperm count analysis have gained tremendous momentum due to the increasing rate of infertility in males. The increasing awareness about male infertility and advanced tests for diagnosis boosts the global sperm count test market. The unprecedented demand for healthcare services, medical equipment, etc. has compelled manufacturers to provide satisfactory healthcare facilities during the COVID-19 outbreak. This has affected the global sperm count test market. This stress has been reduced due to the reduction in coronavirus cases around the world. Manufacturers operating in the global sperm count test market are focusing on providing quality services using advanced test kits and improved healthcare infrastructure. North America is expected to account for a major share of the global sperm count test market during the forecast period. Increasing infertility rate, rising disposable income, awareness about sperm count tests, and technological advancements in test kits and procedures are some of the factors contributing to the market expansion.       

Increase in Demand for Sperm Count Test

  • Male fertility depends on the amount of sperm production. Hence, it has become necessary for men to test themselves before planning a family. This increases the need of various sperm test kits that can provide accurate results.
  • Sperm count tests can be used for both home use as well as use in hospitals. This has made it very convenient for men to test themselves.
  • The sperm count test measures the number of sperms that are active. The test can also provide various other results such as concentration of the strongest progressive motile sperms, which are the only type of sperm cells that can reach and fertilize woman's egg.
  • Technological advancements have led to the development of smart sperm count devices that can provide the results of the test on a smartphone directly through the testing device
  • Semen analysis is one of the primary factors for checking fertility of men. Hence, sperm count test is often recommended to couples who face fertility issues.
  • Semen analyses are integral to ensure the sperms are of great health and that the body remains fertile
  • A sperm count test can help individuals understand the sperm count, and if the count is low, necessary measures can be taken in order to help improve the sperm count and to provide early diagnosis for any underlying diseases.

Advancements in Healthcare and Rise in Number of Fertility Centers

Many countries are investing in developing healthcare infrastructure, hospitals, and fertility centers to provide optimum services to patients. Rising government expenditure on healthcare is responsible for the growth and development of hospitals. Advanced fertility centers, improved facilities, adoption of innovative test procedures, and recent technological advancement help market contributors to pave the ways to obtain potential benefits. Quick semen analysis, availability of at-home testing kits, improved healthcare infrastructure, and advanced equipment help manufacturers from the sperm count test market to create lucrative revenue opportunities.       

Unhealthy lifestyles and Increasing Prevalence of Fertility Disorders

The growing prevalence of male infertility across the globe is a major factor expected to drive global sperm count test market during the forecast period. Hectic lifestyles, smoking habits, alcohol consumption, unhealthy food, and disturbed sleep cycles are some of the major factors that affect sperm count. Increasing stress levels, obesity, and other health issues are responsible for fertility disorders in males.

Growth in Adoption and Awareness of Male Fertility Tests

The sperm count test market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.9% during the forecast period. The sperm count test market is projected to surpass the valuation of US$ 3.6 Bn by 2030. Increasing awareness about the male fertility tests across the globe are creating value-grab opportunities for the market players operating in the sperm count test market. Rising consumer knowledge about screening tests and treatment in developing nations is boosting the global market growth. Some of the advanced procedures such as microscopy, chromatographic immunoassay and colorimetric reaction, and smartphone-based tests are being used in hospitals and fertility centers for sperm count analysis.

North America Continues to Lead Sperm Count Test Market

North America sperm count test market is expected to register the fastest growth during the forecast period. Technological advancements in healthcare, increasing number of private hospitals, advanced fertility centers, improvements in healthcare infrastructure are factors contributing to the market growth in this region. Increasing spending on healthcare, rising rates in infertility in males due to changing lifestyles, unhealthy eating habits, and cigarettes are some of the factors driving the market.

Surge in Number of Fertility Clinics Globally

  • Demand for assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) has increased in the past few years. This propels the demand for sperm count tests.
  • Rise in demand for infertility treatment has increased the number of fertility clinics across the world. This, in turn, has led to a surge in number of men availing fertility tests.
  • Fertility is one of the three principal components of population dynamics, the others being mortality and migration
  • According to the Human Fertilization & Embryology Authority (HFEA), the quarter-of-a-millionth child in the U.K. was born as a result of infertility treatment in 2016
  • Rise in the number of fertility clinics is anticipated to drive the global sperm count test market during the forecast period
  • According to recent statistics, 1,500 to 2,000 IVF centers and close to 400 centers have been enrolled in India
  • According to WHO, Latin America has more than 200 IVF centers for infertility treatment
  • Increase in the number of in-vitro fertilization centers across the world is a major factor driving the demand for centrifugation free sperm separation systems
  • According to the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, the U.S. has around 456 in-vitro fertilization centers for infertility treatment
  • Hence, these factors boost the growth of the global sperm count test market

Some of the prominent players in the Sperm Count Test Market include:

·        SwimCount (MotilityCount ApS)

·        AB ANALITICA s.r.l.

·        Diacron International s.r.l.

·        Artron Laboratories, Inc.

·        Medical Electronic Systems, LLC

·        ExSeed Health

·        Trak Fertility (Standstone Diagnostics)

·        DNA Diagnostics Center

·        Microptic SL

·       Olympus Corporation

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 2017 to 2030. For this study, Nova one advisor, Inc. has segmented the global Sperm Count Test market

  • Technique
    • Microscopy
    • Chromatographic immunoassay and Colorimetric reaction
    • Smartphone-based
    • Others
  • End-user
    • Hospitals & Clinics
    • Fertility Centers
    • Others

By Geography

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada


  • Germany
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Southeast Asia
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Rest of Latin America

Middle East & Africa (MEA)

  • GCC
  • North Africa
  • South Africa
  • Rest of Middle East & Africa

Key Points Covered in Sperm Count Test Market Study:

  • Growth of Sperm Count Test in 2022
  • Market Estimates and Forecasts (2017-2030)
  •  Brand Share and Market Share Analysis
  •  Key Drivers and Restraints Shaping Market Growth
  •  Segment-wise, Country-wise, and Region-wise Analysis
  •  Competition Mapping and Benchmarking
  •  Recommendation on Key Winning Strategies
  •  COVID-19 Impact on Demand for Sperm Count Test and How to Navigate
  •  Key Product Innovations and Regulatory Climate
  •  Sperm Count Test Consumption Analysis
  •  Sperm Count Test Production Analysis
  •  Sperm Count Test and Management