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Health > Practising physicians: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of doctors in the country per 1,000 people (Data for 2002)..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 ItalyItaly 4.4 per 1,000 people 2002
2 BelgiumBelgium 3.9 per 1,000 people 2002
3 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 3.6 per 1,000 people 2002
4 IcelandIceland 3.6 per 1,000 people 2002
5 SlovakiaSlovakia 3.6 per 1,000 people 2002
6 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 3.5 per 1,000 people 2002
7 NorwayNorway 3.4 per 1,000 people 2002
8 DenmarkDenmark 3.3 per 1,000 people 2002
9 AustriaAustria 3.3 per 1,000 people 2002
10 GermanyGermany 3.3 per 1,000 people 2002
11 FranceFrance 3.3 per 1,000 people 2002
12 HungaryHungary 3.2 per 1,000 people 2002
13 FinlandFinland 3.1 per 1,000 people 2002
14 NetherlandsNetherlands 3.1 per 1,000 people 2002
15 SpainSpain 2.9 per 1,000 people 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 2.87 per 1,000 people 2002
16 LuxembourgLuxembourg 2.6 per 1,000 people 2002
17 IrelandIreland 2.4 per 1,000 people 2002
18 PolandPoland 2.3 per 1,000 people 2002
19 CanadaCanada 2.1 per 1,000 people 2002
20 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 2.1 per 1,000 people 2002
21 New ZealandNew Zealand 2.1 per 1,000 people 2002
22 JapanJapan 2 per 1,000 people 2002
23 MexicoMexico 1.5 per 1,000 people 2002
24 TurkeyTurkey 1.3 per 1,000 people 2002

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Practising physicians", OECD Health Data 2004. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Practising-physicians

Health > Practising physicians: Countries Compared Map

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This data is incorrect. I just followed your link to the OECD and some of the data posted here contradicts that which is at that site in the year 2004.

Posted on 20 Jul 2009

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