STEM Toys Market Size to Reach Revenues of USD 9.5 Billion by 2025 – Arizton

In-depth analysis and data-driven insights on the impact of COVID-19 included in this global STEM toys market report.

The global STEM toys market is expected to grow at a CAGR of approximately 7% during the period 2019−2025.


Key Highlights Offered in the Report:  

  1. By category, the technological toys accounted for over 45% of the total revenue in 2019 driven by the demand for coding, AI, and robotic toys.
  2. The 0-3 years segment that is expected to generate an incremental revenue of over USD 268 million and is dominated by players such as Hasbro, Mattel, LeapFrog, and Baby Einstein.
  3. Specialty services are the dominant physical distribution channels owing to the personalization of services and is expected to grow at a CAGR over 6% by 2025.
  4. With a global market share of over 30%, the parents in the US considers STEM toys as an ideal alternative for screen time in digital era.
  5. Robotic hands, magnet kits, illuminated globe, and AI-based flashcards were more popular amongst consumers during the pandemic in the UK.
  6. APAC region is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR of over 7% with major growth happening in India, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, and China during the forecast period.


Key Offerings:

  • Market Size & Forecast by Revenue | 2019−2025
  • Market Dynamics – Leading trends, growth drivers, restraints, and investment opportunities
  • Market Segmentation – A detailed analysis by age group, category, distribution, and geography
  • Competitive Landscape – 5 key vendors and 20 other vendors


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STEM Toys Market – Segmentation


  • The science segment is expected to pose an absolute growth of 44% during the forecast period. Europe and North America are likely to grow at impressive growth rates. Gravity, lighting, physical laws, chemical projects, and geographic exploration are the major themes contributing to revenue generation in the segment.
  • The 8–12 age group segment is estimated to be the fastest-growing segment during the forecast period. Vendors prioritize their offerings and promote products toward this age group because of the development of skills and diversified field of strategies. Parents consider 8–12 years as an ideal age for utilizing STEM education toys that support academics.  
  • Online channels consist of websites and third-party sellers that sell games via online stores. They are estimated to be the fastest-growing distribution channels during the forecast period. The growth in digital gaming platforms has indirectly influenced the growth of the online purchase of games.


STEM Toys Market by Age Group 

  • 0–3 years
  • 3–8 years
  • 8–12 years
  • 12+ years

STEM Toys Market by Categories  

  • Science
  • Technology
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics

STEM Toys Market by Distribution

  • Online
  • Offline
    • Supermarkets & Hypermarkets
    • Departmental Stores
    • Specialty Stores
    • Others


STEM Toys Market – Dynamics


Sustainability can be an upcoming potential trendsetter in the STEM toys industry despite being more difficult to achieve them. It is a tougher scenario for the vendors in this industry than most other businesses as the majority of the toys are made up of plastic, which is not feasible for commercial and economical aspects. As the removal of plastic from the toys is not possible, the vendors are addressing the issue through certain aspects, as sustainability is a growing concern in today’s consumer market. A sustainable vision is expected to be reflected in the company’s ethos. Choosing sustainable STEM toys are also a great way to lead an ethical way of life by caring for the planet. Also, nowadays, parents are looking for toys that are less harmful, eco-friendly and chemical-free (toxin less). Toys like Detective Dot is a perfect coding adventure for the kids, which also enhances the concept of sustainability.


Key Drivers and Trends fueling Market Growth:

  • Tapping the Omnichannel Opportunity
  • Demand for Robotic Toys
  • Need for Motor Skills and Cognitive Development
  • Boom in Crowdfunding Platform


STEM Toys Market – Geography


In terms of revenue, North America accounted for over 33% market share in the STEM toys market in 2019. The region has historically represented a prominent level of enthusiasm toward toys and games, whereas the landscape for learning toys is rising. The toys market in North America is expected to witness traction and high demand, owing to the impact of COVID-19 post-2020. Moreover, an increase in annual savings of end-users and their enhanced spending sentiments due to the economic recovery have increased the demand for sophisticated and high-end toys in US households. However, factors such as declining birth rate, higher saturation level, high smartphone penetration, and the growing popularity of online games can be major challenges for the market growth during the forecast period.


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STEM Toys Market by Geography

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • UK
    • Germany
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Netherlands
  • APAC
    • China
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • India
    • Thailand
    • Singapore
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
  • Middle East & Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • South Africa


Major Vendors

  • LEGO
  • Mattel
  • Hasbro
  • Learning Resources
  • Melissa & Doug

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Spin Master
  • K’NEX
  • Ravensburger
  • Goliath
  • VTech Electronics
  • LeapFrog Enterprises
  • ThinkFun
  • com
  • WowWee Group Limited
  • net
  • Digital Dream Labs
  • Sphero
  • Johnco
  • Smartivity
  • Magna-Tiles
  • OWI
  • Thames & Kosmos
  • SmartLab
  • Klutz


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