Share of global pharmaceutical gross value added by product type 2012

Percentage of global pharmaceutical gross value added in 2012, by product type

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 26, 2015
Share of global pharmaceutical gross value added by product type 2012 This statistic displays the distribution of the gross value added in the pharmaceutical industry worldwide in 2012, by product type. During this year, the gross value added in the industry by generic pharmaceutical products accounted for 27.9 percent of total. The pharmaceutical industry employs almost 4.5 million people across the globe, with about 3 million employees located in Asia.
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Percentage of global pharmaceutical gross value added in 2012, by product type

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Share of gross value added
Originators60%
Generics27.9%
Other drugs11.9%
Share of gross value added
Originators60%
Generics27.9%
Other drugs11.9%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 26, 2015
This statistic displays the distribution of the gross value added in the pharmaceutical industry worldwide in 2012, by product type. During this year, the gross value added in the industry by generic pharmaceutical products accounted for 27.9 percent of total. The pharmaceutical industry employs almost 4.5 million people across the globe, with about 3 million employees located in Asia.
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