Research and analysis

Life science sector data, 2016

Data on the life science sector in the UK and other countries.


Life science competitiveness indicators report, May 2016

Life science competitiveness indicators report, May 2016: the data behind the charts

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Charts providing insight into the performance of the UK life science sector, and how it compares to other countries. Areas covered include:

  • the UK industry
  • research and development
  • the regulatory environment
  • clinical research
Published 8 May 2016
Last updated 13 May 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated data source for chart 2.
  2. First published.