Global pharmaceutical market size in 2018, by region

In 2018, the United States represented the largest pharmaceutical market globally with a market size of 490.8 billion U.S. dollars. China was the following market by size, generating over 230 billion dollars in the same year.

Global pharmaceutical market in 2018, by region

Market size in billion U.S. dollars
United States490.8
China231.6
EU-5*159.7
Japan94.6
Other regions290.6
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Sources

Release date

March 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

* EU-5 includes UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy

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