Official Statistics

Early access to medicines scheme applications: pending, refused, granted

The number of applications pending, refused and granted for the early access to medicines scheme (EAMS).


PIM designation statistics

Scientific opinion statistics


These tables show the number of applications made to the early access to medicines scheme for the promising innovative medicine (PIM) designation and the scientific opinion.

The tables also show the number of applications that have been granted and refused as well as the number of pending applications.

The tables will be updated regularly.

Published 27 May 2015
Last updated 2 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated PIM designation statistics for January 2018 added to the page.
  2. Updated EAMS step 1 PIM designations.
  3. Updated PIM D stats and EMAS SO stats
  4. Updated the PIM designations for December 2017
  5. Scientific Opinion stats for October added to the page.
  6. Latest PIM designation stats for October added to the page.
  7. PIM designation stats updated.
  8. Latest SO and PIM statistics for September 2017 added to the page.
  9. PIM designation - April 2014 to July added to the page
  10. Latest SO and PIM data for July added to the page.
  11. Latest SO and PIM data for June added to the page.
  12. Updated the PIM designation statistics for May 2017.
  13. Updated Scientific Opinion stats
  14. Updated PIM designation stats
  15. Added PIM stats for April.
  16. PIM designations for March published
  17. Scientific opinion stats updated
  18. PIM D stats for March published
  19. Updated Scientific Opinion stats
  20. Updated PIM designation statistics
  21. Updated Scientific opinion stats
  22. Updated PIM designation stats
  23. Updated PIM stats
  24. Updated scientific opinion statistics.
  25. New PIM Designation and Scientific Opinion stats for December added to the page.
  26. New PIM designation statistics added for December 2016.
  27. Updated PIM statistics
  28. Updated the EAMS page.
  29. Updated PIM designation statistics added to EAMS page.
  30. Latest SO statistics for November added to the page.
  31. EAMS PIM D stats updated.
  32. Scientific opinion statistics updated
  33. Updated PIM statistics.
  34. Updated PIM stats
  35. Updated PIM statistics
  36. Updated PIM statistics
  37. Updated stats
  38. Updated PIM designation statistics up to August 2016
  39. Updated statistics
  40. Updated statistics
  41. Added latest designation statistics
  42. Updated statistics
  43. EAMS step I PIM designations - April 2014 to April 2016
  44. Statistics updated.
  45. Statistics updated.
  46. Statistics updated.
  47. Statistics updated
  48. Statistics updated
  49. Updated: scientific opinion awarded
  50. First published.