Pharmaceutical employment in selected European countries in 2017
Employment in European pharmaceutical industry by country 2017
This statistic depicts the European pharmaceutical industry's employment by selected countries in 2017. The pharmaceutical industry in Denmark employed nearly 27 thousand persons in that year. Thus, Denmark was ranked in the middle based on pharmaceutical employees.
Pharmaceutical employment in selected European countries in 2017
Number of employees
Germany117,013
France98,786
Italy65,400
United Kingdom63,250
Switzerland46,503
Spain42,687
Belgium35,711
Romania30,000
Poland29,873
Ireland29,766
Hungary29,400
Denmark26,963
Turkey20,000
Greece19,700
Netherlands17,900
Austria14,860
Bulgaria11,500
Sweden11,012
Czech Republic10,083
Slovenia9,954
Portugal7,700
Croatia5,474
Finland4,722
Norway3,800
Slovakia2,287
Latvia2,154
Lithuania1,220
Cyprus1,140
Malta1,057
Estonia380
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Source

Release date

2019

Region

Europe

Survey time period

2017

Supplementary notes

EFPIA: European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
Estonia, Netherlands, Norway, Turkey: 2016 data; Sweden: 2014 data; Denmark, Lithuania: 2013 data; Cyprus: 2007 data Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, France, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom: estimate

Employment in European pharmaceutical industry by country 2017
This statistic depicts the European pharmaceutical industry's employment by selected countries in 2017. The pharmaceutical industry in Denmark employed nearly 27 thousand persons in that year. Thus, Denmark was ranked in the middle based on pharmaceutical employees.
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