Revenue of the worldwide pharmaceutical market from 2001 to 2016 (in billion U.S. dollars)

This statistic depicts the worldwide revenue of the pharmaceutical market from 2001 to 2016. In 2001, worldwide revenue was around 390.2 billion U.S. dollars. Ten years later, this figure stood at some 963 billion U.S. dollars. In 2014, global pharmaceutical revenues for the first time increased to over one trillion U.S. dollars.

Total global pharmaceutical research and development (R&D) spending from 2008 to 2022 (in billion U.S. dollars)

This statistic depicts the total global pharmaceutical research and development (R&D) spending from 2008-2022 in billion U.S. dollars. In 2016, the pharmaceutical industry spent some 157 billion U.S. dollars on research and development. To some estimations, this figure should increase to over 180 billion dollars in 2022.

 

Global pharmaceutical sales from 2015 to 2017, by region (in billion U.S. dollars)

This statistic describes the global pharmaceutical sales in from 2015 to 2017, sorted by regional submarkets. As of Q3 2017, total pharmaceutical sales in the United States was estimated to reach around 453 billion U.S. dollars in that year.