I've spent the last 15 years of my life either deep in the trenches of Pharmacies or analyzing their data. Most of this information comes from personal experience or data directly extracted from Pharmacies:

Major events in U.S. Pharmacy industry:

Jan 2019

December 2018


Basic Statistics:

U.S. Total Annual Pharmacy Spend for 2018: Approx $600,000,000,000 (That's Billion)

Number of Pharmacy Schools in the U.S. >150

Number of New Graduates Annually: Approximately 15,000

Number of Applicants per Available College Seat: 1.1

Number of Pharmacies in the United States: Approx 67,000 with another 5,000 in hospitals


Top Players in Pharmacy:

By Revenue

By Pharmacies

By Manufacturer


Types of Pharmacies and Pharmacists:


Mail Order

Physician's Office


Top Players in Pharmacy:


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