OECD: Antidiabetics Intake 2000, 2005

The consumption of anti-diabetics among OECD countries for year 2000 and 2005:

a) Year 2000:
Country – DDD/ 1000 pop. /day
Slovak Republic — 10.3
Iceland — 15.3
Denmark — 22.1
United Kingdom — 26.9
Norway — 27.0
Luxembourg — 31.0
Belgium — 31.4
France 3 — 32.5
Australia — 34.3
Sweden — 36.0
Czech Republic — 38.8
Portugal — 38.8
Greece 2 — 39.7
Finland — 42.6
Hungary — 42.7
Germany — 46.3
Netherlands 1 — 46.3

b) Year 2005:
Country – DDD/ 1000 pop. /day
Iceland — 24.0
Denmark — 33.8
Slovak Republic — 36.5
Norway — 39.3
Belgium — 41.0
United Kingdom — 41.0
France 3 — 43.4
Australia — 43.4
Sweden — 44.6
Czech Republic — 46.1
Portugal — 49.5
Luxembourg — 50.0
Hungary — 54.6
Netherlands 1 — 60.6
Germany — 63.7
Finland — 65.5
Greece 2 — 67.7

c) % of increment between year 2000 and 2005:
Country – % (DDD/ 1000 pop./ day)
Czech Republic — 18.8 ( 7.3 )
Sweden — 23.9 ( 8.6 )
Australia — 26.5 ( 9.1 )
Portugal — 27.6 ( 10.7 )
Hungary — 27.9 ( 11.9 )
Belgium — 30.6 ( 9.6 )
Netherlands 1 — 30.9 ( 14.3 )
France 3 — 33.5 ( 10.9 )
Germany — 37.6 ( 17.4 )
Norway — 45.6 ( 12.3 )
United Kingdom — 52.4 ( 14.1 )
Denmark — 52.9 ( 11.7 )
Finland — 53.8 ( 22.9 )
Iceland — 56.9 ( 8.7 )
Luxembourg — 61.3 ( 19.0 )
Greece 2 — 70.5 ( 28.0 )
Slovak Republic — 254.4 ( 26.2 )

Note:
1. Greece: 2000 – 2004
2. Netherlands: 2001 – 2005
3. Luxembourg: 2003 – 2005
4. DDD = defined daily dose, the assumed average maintenance dose per day for a drug used on its main indiction in adults.

Source:
1. OECD Health at a Glance 2007
2. The raw data document in xls format

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