U.S. spending on specialty medicine by type 2014-2018

This statistic displays the annual spending on specialty medications in the United States from 2014 to 2018, by specialty type. In 2017, 50.2 billion U.S. dollars were spent on oncology medications in the country. Overall expenditures on specialty medication has increased over the last five years.

Expenditure on specialty medicines in the United States from 2014 to 2018, by type

OncologyAutoimmuneHIV antiviralsMultiple sclerosisViral hepatitis
Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $59 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

May 2019


United States

Survey time period

2014 to 2018

Supplementary notes

* No value for "other" in 2016 available.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Pharmaceutical industry in Norway "

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.