Behavioral Biometrics Market Size, Share, Opportunities, COVID-19 Impact, And Trends By Type (Signature Analysis, Keystroke Dynamics, Voice Recognition, Gait Analysis, Others), By Application (Identity Proofing, Continuous Authentication, Risk And Compliance, Fraud Detection And Prevention, Others), By End-Users (BFSI, Retail And E-commerce, Healthcare, Government And Public Sector, Others), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2022 To 2027

  • Published : Mar 2022
  • Report Code : KSI061611845
  • Pages : 124

The global behavioral biometrics market is projected to register a growth of US$3221.969 million in the year 2027 from the US$864.714 million in the year 2020 at a CAGR of 20.67%.

Behavioral biometrics is a field of study which analyses a person’s digital behavior with respect to their physical behavior and cognition. This field is usually used for the prevention of fraud or cybercrimes. It basically legally distinguishes the difference between a cybercriminal and a legitimate user. This identification involves the consideration of a person’s digital behavior instead of information about his physical behavior. This digital behavior includes individual interaction with computer devices, such as smartphones, tablets, keyboards, and mouses. Behavior biometrics is known to be the new generation of security solutions. The software used for biometrics builds a user profile based on every gesture used by an individual while handling any digital device.

Covid-19's  Impact on the behavioral biometric market

During the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, many sectors witnessed cybercrime. This has paved the way for an increase in awareness regarding cybersecurity. Thus, organizations have realized that their proclivity to implement all security solutions has been attributed to their ability to maintain cyber resilience, that is, prevention from cyber-attacks even in the future.  Thus, due to this, it has been estimated that there will be significant growth in the behavioral biometric market post-COVIDperiod.

Rising needs  in the  eCommerce sector

The banking sector is feeling the surge of behavioral biometric use. They are implementing this service to increase the security of their customers’ data. Many banking sectors are even working on customer security. Preventing customers from fraud and cybercrime is becoming a prime concern for many banks. National Australian Bank implemented this service in 2019. Some other companies, for example, Wells Fargo Company, are planning to implement this technology as well. The company is planning to work on a solution that will make use of the customer’s voice for transaction authentication. Due to the rise in hacking issues, there is a requirement for the implementation of advanced solutions to prevent these security threats. Even the awareness among the customers has increased in terms of security. A study by Gemalto states that around 44% of customers leave their respective banks due to a security breach.

In August 2019, the Treasury army deployed the Biocatch system. This system helps the bank to detect over 95% of malware cases. This system has a false positive rate of just 0.05%. The bank has added the same system to its online banking applications as well. With the help of the same system, they can rapidly detect the attack using real-time transaction alerts.

Implementation in  government services

The governments of many nations have started to apply biometric systems. Governments are even funding many research and development programs to develop an advanced behavioural biometric system. A recent study has reported that the Canadian Internet Registration Authority has reported that around 71% of organizations have suffered from data fraud in 2019. And most of these organizations were unaware of data breach security services. Thus, the government’s enhancement of security services can drive the behavioral biometric market during the forecast period.

Even the market players have come up with various marketing strategies to attract consumers to adopt their behavioral biometric services. For example, Biocatch Ltd. successfully completed its strategic acquisition with AimBrain in 2020 to strengthen its global position in digital identity services.  Biocatch promises that its new acquisition, by enhancing its fraud detection capabilities, will deepen its cybersecurity solutions and provide a better experience for all its consumers.

North America leads in market share.

North America is leading in the adaptation and applications of behavioral biometrics in the banking, financing, insurance, and information and communication sectors as well. The advancement in this region is expected to continue in the coming years. In 2019, the United States government also announced an investment of USD 15 billion for cybersecurity. The region has experienced a rise in cybercrime due to an increasing number of hackers, cyber fraud, and many more. This dramatic growth in cybercrime hacker gang activities in the region has increased the cost of biometrics in the countries like US and Canada. This is also predicted to increase investment in the cybersecurity sector. Thus, this attributes to a significant market share of North America in the Behavioural Biometric market globally during the forecast period.

Latest development.

The market players in the behavior biometric market are continuously working on new innovations and launching new solutions. This is projected to grow the market size in upcoming years.

  • In February 2020, Biocatch Ltd., to enhance its digital identity globally, completed its acquisition by AimBrain. The acquisition is said to deepen the solution by improving fraud detection capabilities, as well as providing a better experience for customers.

Behavioral Biometrics Market Scope:

Report Metric Details
 Market size value in 2020  US$864.714 million
 Market size value in 2027  US$3221.969 million
 Growth Rate  CAGR of 20.67% from 2020 to 2027
 Base year  2020
 Forecast period  2022–2027
 Forecast Unit (Value)  USD Million
 Segments covered  Type, Application, End-Users, And Geography
 Regions covered  North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
 Companies covered  BioCatch Ltb, Threat Mark SRO, UnifyID Inc, Nuance Communications Inc,   SecureAuth Corporations Inc, Mastercard Incorporated, BehavioSec Inc, Zighra   Inc, Plurilock Security Solutions Inc, SecuredTouch Inc
 Customization scope  Free report customization with purchase



  • By Type
    • Signature Analysis
    • Keystroke Dynamics
    • Voice Recognition
    • Gait Analysis
    • Others
  • By Application
    • Identity Proofing
    • Continuous Authentication
    • Risk and Compliance
    • Fraud Detection and Prevention
    • Others
  • By End-users
    • BFSI
    • Retail and E-commerce
    • Healthcare
    • Government and Public Sector
    • Others
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • France
      • UK
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • India
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • Taiwan
      • Thailand
      • Indonesia
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. What will be the behavioral biometrics market size by 2027?
A1. The behavioral biometrics market is projected to reach a market size of US$3221.969 million by 2027.

Q2. What are the growth prospects for the behavioral biometrics market?
A2. The global behavioral biometrics market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 20.67% over the forecast period.

Q3. Which region holds the largest market share in the behavioral biometrics market?
A3. North America is expected to hold the largest share of the behavioral biometrics market.

Q4. What is the size of the global behavioral biometrics market?
A4. Behavioral Biometrics Market was valued at US$864.714 million in 2020.

Q5. How is the global behavioral biometrics market segmented?
A5. The behavioral biometrics market has been segmented by component, application, and geography.

1. Introduction
1.1. Market Definition
1.2. Market Segmentation

2. Research Methodology
2.1. Research Data
2.2. Assumptions

3. Executive Summary
3.1. Research Highlights

4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Restraints
4.3. Porters Five Forces Analysis
4.3.1. Bargaining Power of End-Users
4.3.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.3.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.3.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
4.4. Industry Value Chain Analysis

5. Global Behavioural Biometrics Market Analysis, by Type
5.1. Introduction
5.2. Signature Analysis
5.3. Keystroke Dynamics
5.4. Voice Recognition
5.5. Gait Analysis
5.6. Others

6. Global Behavioural Biometrics Market Analysis, by Applications
6.1. Introduction
6.2. Identity Proofing
6.3. Continuous Authentication
6.4. Risk and Compliance
6.5. Fraud Detection and Prevention
6.6. Others 

7. Global Behavioural Biometrics Market Analysis, by End-User
7.1. Introduction
7.2. BFSI
7.3. Retail and E-commerce
7.4. Healthcare
7.5. Government and Public Sector
7.6. Others 

8. Global Behavioural Biometrics Market Analysis, by Geography
8.1. Introduction
8.2. North America
8.2.1. USA
8.2.2. Canada
8.2.3. Mexico
8.3. South America
8.3.1. Brazil
8.3.2. Argentina
8.3.3. Others
8.4. Europe
8.4.1. Germany
8.4.2. France
8.4.3. UK
8.4.4. Others
8.5. Middle East and Africa
8.5.1. Saudi Arabia
8.5.2. UAE
8.5.3. Others
8.6. Asia Pacific
8.6.1. China
8.6.2. India
8.6.3. Japan
8.6.4. South Korea
8.6.5. Taiwan
8.6.6. Thailand
8.6.7. Indonesia
8.6.8. Others

9. Competitive Environment & Analysis
9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis
9.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness
9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations
9.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix

10. Companies Mentioned
10.1. BioCatch Ltb.    
10.2. Threat Mark SRO.    
10.3. UnifyID Inc.     
10.4. Nuance Communications Inc.     
10.5. SecureAuth Corporations Inc    
10.6.  Mastercard Incorporated     
10.7. BehavioSec Inc.   
10.8.  Zighra Inc.    
10.9. Plurilock Security Solutions Inc   
10.10. SecuredTouch Inc

BioCatch Ltb

Threat Mark SRO

UnifyID Inc

Nuance Communications Inc

SecureAuth Corporations Inc

Mastercard Incorporated

BehavioSec Inc

Zighra Inc

Plurilock Security Solutions Inc

SecuredTouch Inc