Hair Transplant Statistics (2023)
Medically reviewed by Dr. Sternberg
Nowadays, more than 80% of men and 25% of women suffer from genetic hair loss. With more than 100,000 users per month, Medihair is one of the largest online platforms for hair loss treatments. Because of our broad user base we have access to one of the most representative data sets on hair loss and hair transplants. In the following we will present the findings of our annual hair transplant market study.
Most Important Findings
|Hair Transplants Worldwide||3.4 million (2021)|
|Average Cost Turkey||$2,675|
|Average Cost USA||$13,610|
|Average Cost UK||£8,050|
|Hair Transplants Turkey||1.05 million (2021)|
|Global market value||9.5 billion USD (2021)|
|Most common method||FUE (66%)|
|Average Age before HT||37|
|Willingness to travel for HT||45,81%|
|Most important criterion||Quality & Service|
|Emotional Impact||95,2% highly or rather positive|
|Reasons for hair transplant||Social and Dating (37%), Career (34,7%)|
Frequently Asked Questions
How many hair transplants are done each year?
According to our data in 2021 around 3.4 million hair transplant were performed globally.
How many hair transplants are done in Turkey each year?
We estimate that alone 1.05 million hair procedures were done in Turkey in 2021.
How many hair transplants clinics exist in Turkey?
According to our research around 700 clinics offer hair transplants in Turkey.
How many people are using finasteride or minoxidil?
Only 15,6% of the participants of the study are treating the hair loss with finasteride or minoxidil. However, before looking into hair transplants most people should have tried a proven hair loss medication to achieve a lasting result.
What is the most common hair loss degree?
According to our data most people have a norwood hair loss degree of 4 (advanced hair loss) before a hair transplant.
How old are most people when they have a hair transplant?
Our study shows that almost half of the participants are between 30 and 45 years old.
- Medihair.com Statistics. Published 2021
- ISHRS Practice Census Statistics. Published 2020