Facial Recognition Market

Facial Recognition Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report

Facial Recognition Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Technology (2D Recognition, 3D Recognition, Thermal Recognition), By Component (Facial Recognition Software, Analytics,), By Vertical (Media & Entertainment, Retail & E-Commerce, Telecom & IT, Automobile & Transportation, Government, Healthcare) Based On Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2022 - 2028

Report ID : BMRC 1630
Number of pages : 300
Published Date : Nov 2022
Category : Technology And Media
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Facial Recognition Market is valued at USD 3621.4 Million in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 11604.5 Million by 2027 with a CAGR of 18.1% over the forecast period.

Global Facial Recognition Market: Global Size, Trends, Competitive, Historical & Forecast Analysis, 2022-2028- Increasing importance of the surveillance industrygrowing investment in facial recognition technologies by the government and defense sector and rising technological advancements across business verticals are some of the major driving factors contributing to the growth of Global Facial Recognition Market.

Scope of Global Facial Recognition Market Report:

Facial recognition is a method of confirming or identifying a person's character utilizing their face. Facial recognition system can be utilized to distinguish individuals in photographs, recordings, or in real-time. Facial recognition is a classification of biometric security. Different types of biometric software incorporate fingerprint recognition, voice recognition, and eye retina or iris recognition. The innovation is generally utilized for security and law authorization; however, there is an expanding interest in different spaces of utilization.



Facial recognition frameworks make use of computer algorithms to choose out explicit, one of kind details a couple of individuals' face. Distance between eyes or state of the jaw, are then changed over into a numerical representation and compared with information on different faces gathered during a facial recognition database. Commonly, facial recognition doesn't depend on a gigantic data set of photographs to decide a person's personality, it basically identifies and remembers one individual as the sole proprietor of the device, while restricting admittance to other people.

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown a positive impact on the growth of facial recognition market. During COVID-19 pandemic, growing concern for sanitation the majority of the organizations is switching toward facial recognition system as a sterile choice to control the spread of infection. The combination of artificial intelligence (AI), then again, is offering a successful solution by joining both facial recognition innovations alongside temperature detection. Moreover, with AI and infrared thermography, facial recognition frameworks are performing mask detection also. The interest for facial recognition systems has been expanded in both the private and government areas.

Global facial recognition market has been segmented into technology, component, vertical and region & country level. Based upon technology, the global facial recognition market is segmented into 2D recognition, 3D recognition, and thermal recognition. Based upon component, the market is divided into facial recognition software, analytics and other. Based upon vertical, the global facial recognition market has been segmented into media & entertainment, retail & e-commerce, telecom & IT, automobile & transportation, government, healthcare and others.

Global Facial Recognition Market Segmentation:

By Technology:

  • 2D Recognition
  • 3D Recognition
  • Thermal Recognition

By Component:

  • Facial Recognition Software
  • Analytics
  • Others

By Vertical:

  • Media & Entertainment
  • Retail & E-commerce
  • Telecom & IT
  • Automobile & Transportation
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Others

The regions covered in global facial recognition market report are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of the World. On the basis of country level, the market of global facial recognition is sub divided into U.S., Mexico, Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Italy, China, India, Japan, South East Asia, Middle East Asia (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt) GCC, Africa, etc.

Facial Recognition Companies

Some of the key players for global facial recognition market are

  • Safran SA
  • NEC Corporation
  • Gemalto
  • Cognitec Systems
  • Aware Inc.
  • Daon Inc.
  • FaceFirst Inc.
  • Key Lemon Ltd.
  • Ayonix Corporation
  • Face++
  • others.

Increasing Importance of the Surveillance Industry, Growing Investment in Facial Recognition Technologies by the Government and Defense Sector and Rising Technological Advancement across Business Verticals Drive the Market Growth

The major factor drives the growth of global facial recognition market is the increasing significance of the surveillance industry. The increasing adoption of advanced video surveillance frameworks like 360 security cameras, CCTV, open air PTZ cameras, thermal security cameras, and others by the end-user to improve safety and security are increasing the demand for face recognition. Video surveillance systems are significantly utilized in applications such as crime prevention, traffic management and industrial processes monitoring. The expanding interest for video surveillance systems at air terminals, homes, public travel vehicles, business workplaces, and stockrooms, among others is probably going to drive the market interest.

For example; in January 2020, the public authority of Moscow has carried out live face recognition cameras to give security to the residents. These cameras are given by NtechLab Company to help the police force look for suspects on a live camera.

In addition, another major factor for the growth of global facial recognition market is growing investment in facial recognition technologies by the government and defense sector. Government associations are spending huge amounts on the deployment of these arrangements across various government applications, like military and defense, homeland security, and law enforcement. This has addressed various criminal examinations, accordingly working with different divisions. This has helped in the fast identification of offenders, accordingly solving various criminal examinations.

For instance; as indicated by Comparitech, the quantity of CCTV cameras in China ranges from 200 million to 626 million by 2020. Facial recognition advances have been sent by means of country security, government and local law authorization offices, and other security organizations across the globe.

Furthermore, rising technological advancements across business verticals also drive the global facial recognition market. For instance; in April 2020, Microsoft Azure refreshed its facial recognition arrangement. The new version has an improved on User Interface (UI) and addresses client feedback without any problem. It likewise helps gadgets with getting quicker and updated information, which can be sent rapidly with further developed IoT Central application work process.

However, high implementation cost and lack of accuracy of facial recognition technology may hamper the global facial recognition market growth. In spite of that, increasing adoption of cloude-based facial recognition technology can provide various opportunities for the further growth of the global facial recognition market over the forecast period.

North America is Excepted to Dominate the Global Facial Recognition Market

North America is anticipated to dominate the global face recognition market due to increasing adoption of facial recognition technology in different departments such as motherland defense, justice, security, and rising infrastructural development and presence of key players. For example; MorphoTrust, an auxiliary of IDEMIA, is perhaps the most noticeable sellers of biometry items and services in the U.S. It has created facial recognition systems for state and government law requirement offices, state DMVs, state divisions, and air terminals. Rising infrastructural development also drive the market in this region.

For instance; as indicated by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget and the Homeland Security Research Corporation, DHS Homeland Security subsidizing represents around 20-21 percent of all out U.S. Homeland Security Homeland Defense subsidizing, while generally 40% of the DHS spending finances civil, non-security programs like USCG search and rescue activities and customs capacities.

Asia-Pacific is predicted to be the fastest growing region over the forecast period due to wide use of face recognition technology, increasing adoption of surveillance technologies and rising government initiatives. For instance; in March 2020, India supported the deployment of its Automated Facial Recognition System (AFRS) the country over by mid 2021, permitting facial biometrics to be separated from video and CCTV which will be coordinated with the picture of people's photographs whose identity data are housed in a data set by the National Crime Records Bureau under the domain of the Minister of State for Home Affairs. As per Comparitech, in China, the quantity of CCTV cameras goes from 200 million to 626 million by 2020.

Historical data 2015 - 2020
Forecast Period 2021 - 2027
Market Size in 2020: USD 3621.4 Million
Base year considered 2020
Forecast Period CAGR %:


Market Size Expected in 2027: USD 11604.5 Million
Tables, Charts & Figures: 175
Pages 190 
Facial Recognition Companies Safran SA, NEC Corporation, Gemalto, Cognitec Systems, Aware Inc., Daon Inc., FaceFirst Inc., Key Lemon Ltd., Ayonix Corporation, Face++ and others.
Segments Covered By Technology, By Component, By Vertical
Regional Analysis North America, U.S., Mexico, Canada, Europe, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Asia Pacific, China, Japan, India, Southeast Asia, South America, Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, The Middle East and Africa, GCC, Africa, Rest of the Middle East and Africa


On Special Requirement Facial Recognition Market Report is also available for below Regions and Country:

North America
• U.S.
• Canada

• Germany
• France
• U.K.
• Italy
• Spain
• Sweden
• Netherland
• Turkey
• Switzerland
• Belgium
• Rest of Europe

• South Korea
• Japan
• China
• India
• Australia
• Philippines
• Singapore
• Malaysia
• Thailand
• Indonesia
• Rest Of APAC

Latin America
• Mexico
• Colombia
• Brazil
• Argentina
• Peru
• Rest of South America

Middle East and Africa
• Saudi Arabia
• Egypt
• South Africa
• Rest Of MEA

Key Benefits for Global Facial Recognition Market Report:

  • Global Facial Recognition Market report covers in-depth historical and forecast analysis.
  • Global Facial Recognition Market research report provides detail information about Market Introduction, Market Summary, Global market Revenue (Revenue USD), Market Drivers, Market Restraints, Market Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, Regional and Country Level.
  • Global Facial Recognition Market report helps to identify opportunities in marketplace.
  • Global Facial Recognition Market report covers extensive analysis of emerging trends and competitive landscape.
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