Register of Medicinal Product Statistics
Health and Performance
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Statens Serum Institut
The Danish State Serum Institute, SSI
DK-2300 Copehangen S
Conditions of access
Researchers can gain access to the database through Statistics Denmark. SSI transfers data to Statistics Denmark once a year.
Permission to use the Danish Register of Medicinal Product Statistics has to be requested from the Danish Data Protection Agency. This will extend the application process by 1-2 months.
Documentation is only available in Danish.
The registry collects data annually and it covers all Danish citizens who have been prescribed medicine.
Detailed Information on the entire Danish population’s purchase of prescription medicine.
Around 30 items of information are registered at each sale, including personal id number of medicine user, product code, number of packets sold, etc.
Registry covers all Danes who have been prescribed medicine.
More information at www.ssi.dk/.../Laegemiddelstatistikregisteret.aspx
Strengths: This registry covers the entire Danish population over a long period of time and is very detailed. The data is reported monthly.
Information is provided in English: www.ssi.dk/.../...nal%20Products%20Statistics.aspx
- The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
- Chantal Nielsen
- (see Partners)