United Kingdom - Hypnotic and Sedative Medicine Use

Since 2014, United Kingdom Hypnotic and Sedative Medicine Use was down by 1.9% year on year. With 9.9 Units (Defined Daily Dosage) Per Thousand Persons Per Day in 2019, the country was ranked number 17 among other countries in Hypnotic and Sedative Medicine Use. United Kingdom is overtaken by Lithuania, which was ranked number 16 at 10.1 Units (Defined Daily Dosage) Per Thousand Persons Per Day and is followed by Latvia at 8.3 Units (Defined Daily Dosage) Per Thousand Persons Per Day. Iceland ranked the highest with 65.2 Units (Defined Daily Dosage) Per Thousand Persons Per Day in 2019, that is an increase of 1.2% compared to 2018. Sweden, Luxembourg and Norway respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Canada witnessed the best average annual growth at +13.9% per year, while Australia witnessed the worst performance at -9.1% per year.

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Date Units (Defined Daily Dosage) Per Thousand Persons Per Day
2019 9.90
2018 10.00
2017 10.10
2016 10.20
2015 10.50
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How does United Kingdom rank in Hypnotic and Sedative Medicine Use?

# 24 Countries Units (Defined Daily Dosage) Per Thousand Persons Per Day Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Iceland
65 2019 +1.2 % -1.3 % View data
2 #2
Sweden
61 2019 -0.2 % +2.7 % View data
16 #16
Lithuania
10 2019 +3.1 % +6.4 % View data
17 #17
United Kingdom
10 2019 -1.0 % -1.9 % View data
18 #18
Latvia
8 2019 +2.5 % +5.3 % View data
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