Our year in numbers

3.77 million New Zealanders

New Zealanders who received funded medicines.

 

45,346

Estimated number of people benefitting from new medicines funded.

 

$1.045 billion

Budget spent on medicines (Combined Pharmaceutical Budget)

 

$29.5 million

Money freed up from negotiations to reinvest in medicines.

 

13

Number of new medicines funded.

 

19

Number of medicines with widened access

 

140,000

Total items for hospital medical devices under national contracts

 


These statistics are from the 2020/21 financial year (1 July 2020 to 31 June 2021) not the calendar year.