Danish Life Science Industry’s Contribution to the Economy

The economical contribution from the Danish Life Science industry


The analysis depicts the contributions from the private Danish Life science industry to the Danish society. A number of parameters are used to assess the importance of the industry, these include:

  • Tax payments (corporate and personal) from the companies and the employees.
  •  Contribution from the industry to the general Danish export. 
  • Number of people employed within the Life science industry, including their educational background.
  • The degree of innovation within the industry.

Data from the past five years are included to illustrate the development and relevant comparisons to the effect on public expenses are included.


View the analysis here (in Danish only).