The market consists of psychiatric specialist clinical centres, universities and other research institutions, public and private hospital and primary care centres as well as by medical teams organised under private companies and educational-, defence- and police force systems.

Key data from the Swedish market

Annual number of depressed patients within the care system = 150 000

Annual number of suicide attempts = 10 000

Annual number of suicides = 1 500

Annual number of suicides within the care system = 1 000

Number of university clinics = 10

Number of closed psychiatric care units = 20

Number of open psychiatric care units = 166

Number of primary care centres = 1 700

Key data from the European and American markets

Annual number of depressed persons  = 50 000 000

Annual number of suicide attempts = 1 200 000

Annual number of suicides = 200 000

Number of psychiatric clinics = 200 000