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failed states 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 Pakistan 0.74 per 1,000 people 2004
2 Iraq 0.66 per 1,000 people 2004
3 Yemen 0.33 per 1,000 people 2004
4 Nigeria 0.28 per 1,000 people 2003
5 Haiti 0.25 per 1,000 people 1998
6 Sudan 0.22 per 1,000 people 2004
7 Afghanistan 0.19 per 1,000 people 2001
8 Zimbabwe 0.16 per 1,000 people 2004
=9 Guinea-Bissau 0.12 per 1,000 people 2004
=9 Cote d'Ivoire 0.12 per 1,000 people 2004
=11 Guinea 0.11 per 1,000 people 2004
=11 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.11 per 1,000 people 2004
13 Central African Republic 0.08 per 1,000 people 2004
=14 Chad 0.04 per 1,000 people 2004
=14 Somalia 0.04 per 1,000 people 1997

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/failed-states/Health/Physicians/Per-1,000-people

failed states 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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