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Table 1 Top 5 by Drug Sales, 2002

From: Medicines and vaccines for the world's poorest: Is there any prospect for public-private cooperation?

Company Pharma. Revenue* ($ bn) Net Profit ($ bn) R&D ($ bn)
Pfizer 28.29 9.13 5.18
GSK 27.06 6.96 4.11
Merck 20.13 7.15 2.67
AstraZeneca 17.84 2.84 3.07
Johnson & Johnson 17.15 6.6 3.96
  1. * Most firms have income from other products as well; so total income exceeds pharmaceutical income