Biopharmaceutical sector employment in the United Kingdom (UK) 2017, by region

Number of employees in the biopharmaceutical sector in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by region

Biopharmaceutical sector employment in the United Kingdom (UK) 2017, by region This statistic displays the number of employees in the pharmaceutical sector in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by region. The biopharmaceutical sector researches and produces pharmaceutical medications which are extracted for semi-synthesized from a biological source. These can include vaccines, antibiotics, blood and tissue products and therapeutic proteins. In 2017, the South East of England had the highest number of people employed in the biopharmaceuticals sector at 16,802. This was followed by the east of England at 16,249 employees. The region of the United Kingdom with the lowest number of employees in the biopharmaceutical sector was the West Midlands at 327 employees.
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Number of employees in the biopharmaceutical sector in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by region

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Number of employees
South East16,802
East of England16,249
London10,946
North West8,593
West Midlands327
Yorkshire and The Humber2,010
North East1,848
East Midlands1,044
South West1,209
Scotland1,621
Northern Ireland1,873
Wales1,588
Number of employees
South East16,802
East of England16,249
London10,946
North West8,593
West Midlands327
Yorkshire and The Humber2,010
North East1,848
East Midlands1,044
South West1,209
Scotland1,621
Northern Ireland1,873
Wales1,588
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This statistic displays the number of employees in the pharmaceutical sector in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by region. The biopharmaceutical sector researches and produces pharmaceutical medications which are extracted for semi-synthesized from a biological source. These can include vaccines, antibiotics, blood and tissue products and therapeutic proteins. In 2017, the South East of England had the highest number of people employed in the biopharmaceuticals sector at 16,802. This was followed by the east of England at 16,249 employees. The region of the United Kingdom with the lowest number of employees in the biopharmaceutical sector was the West Midlands at 327 employees.
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