Market share of generics in European countries 2021

Market share of generics in selected European countries in 2021

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EFPIA: European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Ireland, Hungary, Slovenia, U.K.: share of generics and biosimilars in pharmacy market sales.
Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain: share of generics and biosimilars in reimbursable pharmacy market sales.
Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey: share of generics and biosimilars in total market sales.
Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia: 2020 data; Cyprus, Iceland, Malta: data not available.
France: data relate only to those active substances listed on the official list of medicines.
‘Generics’ are defined as medicines based on active substances that are out of patent and which are marketed under different names from that of the original branded medicines.

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