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Sub-Saharan Africa: Health > Health services > Nurses and midwives stats

Definitions

  • Per 1,000 people: Nurses and midwives include professional nurses, professional midwives, auxiliary nurses, auxiliary midwives, enrolled nurses, enrolled midwives and other associated personnel, such as dental nurses and primary care nurses."
STAT SUB-SAHARAN TOTAL SUB-SAHARAN AVERAGE DATES
Per 1,000 people 0.611
90% less than average
2008

Citation

"Sub-Saharan Nurses and midwives Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Health/Health-services/Nurses-and-midwives