Worldwide Rx drug sales excluding generics and orphan drugs 2002-2024

This statistic shows the sales of prescription drugs worldwide excluding generics and orphan drugs, from 2002 to 2024, in billion U.S. dollars. In 2002, sales for prescription drugs excluding generics and orphan stood at some 315 billion U.S. dollars which is estimated to increase up to 853 billion U.S. dollars in 2024.

Prescription drugs sales worldwide excluding generics and orphan drugs from 2002 to 2024

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Release date

April 2019



Survey time period

as of May 2018

Supplementary notes

This statistic was assembled from several editions of the report.
* From 2018 on, all values are forecasts.

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