• English
  • Eesti

Pharmacy Statistics

13.04.2018
Printer-friendly version

The Bureau of Statistics of the Estonian State Agency of Medicines has the responsibility to collect data from general pharmacies and hospital pharmacies concerning their sphere of activity. The pharmacies present their reports four times a year. There is no possibility to show the exact quantity or value of each product separately. On pharmacy level only the total value of the market can be counted.

Short reviews of the activity of Estonian pharmacies are now available in pdf format.

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2018

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2017

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2016

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2015

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2014

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2013

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2012

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2011

Review of Activities of Estonian Pharmacies in 2010

The values are presented in retail prices (the price of the manufacturer + wholesaler mark-up + pharmacy mark-up + VAT = retail price of medicinal product).

Sales of medicinal products in general and hospital pharmacies (millions EUR)

 2014%2015%2016%2017%2018%
GENERAL PHARMACIES          
Medicinal products (total)223623352591126312869
Prescription medicines177518442051220712249

Reimbursed medicines

164517041901219002068

Reimbursed by EHIF

1126115313416132-114913

Patients co-payment

52455556258356-2
Non-prescription medicines467497539564608
HOSPITAL PHARMACIES          
Medicinal products (total)6412686715779815
TOTAL (general + hospital pharmacies)287730153311034033678

*The difference in percents compared to the previous year


Since 2001 the Bureau of Statistics has the responsibility to collect data from veterinary pharmacies. The pharmacies present their statistics four times a year.

Sales of medicinal products in veterinary pharmacies (millions EUR)

 2014%2015%2016%2017%2018%
VETERINARY PHARMACIES          
Medicinal products (total)0.3310.3580.33-60.3690.4626
Prescription only medicinal products0.22-10.25150.24-60.28160.3735
Non-prescription medicines0.1170.10-50.09-70.08-100.08-3
Other products0.4040.39-40.43110.41-50.421
TOTAL (veterinary pharmacies)0.7330.7420.7630.7710.8713