Projection of new active substance distribution by disease 1996-2020

Projected distribution of global available new active substances by disease type between 1996 and 2020*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 25, 2015
Projection of new active substance distribution by disease 1996-2020 This statistic shows the projected distribution of new active substances available between 1996 and 2020, sorted by disease group. It is estimated that some 24 percent of new active substances will be available for treating orphan diseases during that period.
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Projected distribution of global available new active substances by disease type between 1996 and 2020*

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Percentage of new active substances available
Infection14%
Oncology13%
Neurology8%
Cardiovascular 7%
Blood & related disorders5%
Diabetes6%
Orphan24%
Others23%
Percentage of new active substances available
Infection14%
Oncology13%
Neurology8%
Cardiovascular 7%
Blood & related disorders5%
Diabetes6%
Orphan24%
Others23%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 25, 2015
This statistic shows the projected distribution of new active substances available between 1996 and 2020, sorted by disease group. It is estimated that some 24 percent of new active substances will be available for treating orphan diseases during that period.
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