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Heavily indebted countries 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).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Saint Lucia 5.17 per 1,000 people 1999
2 Greece 4.4 per 1,000 people 2001
3 Italy 4.2 per 1,000 people 2004
4 Belgium 3.9 per 1,000 people 2002
5 Israel 3.82 per 1,000 people 2003
6 Iceland 3.62 per 1,000 people 2004
=7 Austria 3.4 per 1,000 people 2003
=7 Germany 3.4 per 1,000 people 2003
9 France 3.37 per 1,000 people 2004
10 Portugal 3.3 per 1,000 people 2003
11 Lebanon 3.25 per 1,000 people 2001
=12 Hungary 3.2 per 1,000 people 2003
=12 Spain 3.2 per 1,000 people 2003
14 Malta 3.18 per 1,000 people 2003
15 Netherlands 3.1 per 1,000 people 2003
16 Ireland 2.79 per 1,000 people 2004
17 Cyprus 2.34 per 1,000 people 2002
18 United States 2.3 per 1,000 people 2002
19 United Kingdom 2.2 per 1,000 people 2003
20 Canada 2.1 per 1,000 people 2003
21 Jordan 2.03 per 1,000 people 2004
22 Japan 2 per 1,000 people 2002
23 Puerto Rico 1.75 per 1,000 people 1995
24 Seychelles 1.51 per 1,000 people 2004
25 Singapore 1.4 per 1,000 people 2001
26 Barbados 1.21 per 1,000 people 1999
27 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.19 per 1,000 people 1997
28 Belize 1.05 per 1,000 people 2000
29 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.87 per 1,000 people 1997
30 Jamaica 0.85 per 1,000 people 2003
31 Sri Lanka 0.55 per 1,000 people 2004
32 Egypt 0.54 per 1,000 people 2003
33 Morocco 0.51 per 1,000 people 2004
=34 Grenada 0.5 per 1,000 people 1997
=34 Dominica 0.5 per 1,000 people 1997
=36 Sao Tome and Principe 0.49 per 1,000 people 2004
=36 Cape Verde 0.49 per 1,000 people 2004
38 Sudan 0.22 per 1,000 people 2004
39 Antigua and Barbuda 0.17 per 1,000 people 1999
40 Zimbabwe 0.16 per 1,000 people 2004
41 Eritrea 0.05 per 1,000 people 2004
42 Malawi 0.02 per 1,000 people 2004

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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Health/Physicians/Per-1,000-people

Heavily indebted countries 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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