Sales of contraceptive pills in France 2012, by molecule

This statistic shows the number of oral contraceptives sold in France in 2012, depending on the type of molecule. Between December 2011 and November 2012, levonorgestrel ethinyl estradiol-based pills had sold nearly 11 billion copies.

Number of oral contraceptives sold in France in 2012, by molecule*

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Release date

March 2013



Survey time period

December 2011 to November 2012

Supplementary notes

The source adds the following information: "Cumulative sales over twelve months, from December 2011 to November 2012. Note that the 1st generation pills and the latest 4th generation pills Qlaira and Zoely are not included in this table"

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