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Emerging markets Compared by Health > Physicians > Per 1,000 people

DEFINITION: Physicians are defined as graduates of any facility or school of medicine who are working in the country in any medical field (practice, teaching, research).

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Russia 4.25 per 1,000 people 2003
2 Lithuania 3.97 per 1,000 people 2003
3 Bulgaria 3.56 per 1,000 people 2003
4 Hungary 3.2 per 1,000 people 2003
5 Estonia 3.16 per 1,000 people 2001
=6 Latvia 3.01 per 1,000 people 2003
=6 Argentina 3.01 per 1,000 people 1998
8 Ukraine 2.95 per 1,000 people 2003
9 Poland 2.5 per 1,000 people 2003
10 Brazil 2.06 per 1,000 people 2001
11 Venezuela 1.94 per 1,000 people 2001
12 Romania 1.9 per 1,000 people 2003
13 China 1.51 per 1,000 people 2005
14 Mexico 1.5 per 1,000 people 2003
15 Colombia 1.35 per 1,000 people 2002
16 Turkey 1.3 per 1,000 people 2005
17 Peru 1.17 per 1,000 people 1999
18 Philippines 1.16 per 1,000 people 2002
19 Chile 1.09 per 1,000 people 2003
20 South Africa 0.77 per 1,000 people 2004
21 Pakistan 0.74 per 1,000 people 2004
22 Malaysia 0.7 per 1,000 people 2000
23 India 0.6 per 1,000 people 2004
24 Thailand 0.37 per 1,000 people 2000
25 Indonesia 0.13 per 1,000 people 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Physicians > Per 1,000 people. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Health/Physicians/Per-1,000-people

Emerging markets Compared by Health > Physicians > Per 1,000 people

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Interesting observations about Health > Physicians > Per 1,000 people

  • 32 of the top 41 countries by physicians > per 1,000 people are European.
  • 28 of the top 49 countries by physicians > per 1,000 people are Cold countries'.
  • Cuba has ranked in the top 2 for physicians > per 1,000 people since 1995.
  • Belarus has ranked in the top 3 for physicians > per 1,000 people since 1996.
  • Italy has ranked in the top 3 for physicians > per 1,000 people since 2001.
  • 18 of the top 40 countries by physicians > per 1,000 people are NATO.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for physicians > per 1,000 people amongst Non-religious countries in 2003.
  • Russia ranked first for physicians > per 1,000 people amongst Emerging markets in 2003.
  • Georgia has ranked in the top 4 for physicians > per 1,000 people since 2000.
  • Turkey ranked last for physicians > per 1,000 people amongst Potential Future EU Members in 2005.
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