Health > Health care system Stats: compare key data on Norway & United States


STAT Norway United States
Healthcare costs as a percent of GDP 8.9%
Ranked 6th.
Ranked 1st. 80% more than Norway
Medical staff > Nurses per 1000 people 16.2
Ranked 1st. 53% more than United States
Ranked 3rd.
Medical staff > Physicians per 1000 people 3.8
Ranked 2nd. 58% more than United States
Ranked 7th.
Per capita spending on health 4,885 USD PPP
Ranked 2nd.
7,437 USD PPP
Ranked 1st. 52% more than Norway
Population covered by public health insurance 100%
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than United States
Ranked 34th.
Total public and private health insurance coverage 100%
Ranked 1st. 18% more than United States
Ranked 33th.


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