Density of Practising Midwives

This key economic indicator for the Health Care Provider sector has been recently updated.

  1. Iceland rose 1.5% of Density of Practising Midwives in 2019, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2014 Iceland Density of Practising Midwives jumped by 2.4% year on year at 69.47 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Live Births.
  3. In 2019 Norway was number 5 in Density of Practising Midwives.
  4. In 2019 Japan was ranked number 10 in Density of Practising Midwives totalising 34.6 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Live Births, jumping from 11 in 2018.

Top Countries in Density of Practising Midwives

# 24 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Iceland
69 2019 +1.5 % +2.4 % View data
2 #2
Australia
68 2016 -0.3 % +0.8 % View data
3 #3
Sweden
64 2019 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
4 #4
Poland
58 2019 -0.0 % -0.7 % View data
5 #5
Norway
53 2019 +1.4 % +1.9 % View data
6 #6
New Zealand
45 2019 +0.8 % +0.0 % View data
7 #7
United Kingdom
42 2019 +0.5 % +0.7 % View data
8 #8
Italy
37 2019 +1.6 % +3.5 % View data
9 #9
Luxembourg
36 2019 +1.6 % +2.3 % View data
10 #10
Japan
35 2019 +2.2 % +2.7 % View data
11 #11
Denmark
34 2019 +2.0 % +1.2 % View data
12 #12
Czech Republic
34 2019 -1.7 % -2.9 % View data
13 #13
Estonia
33 2019 +0.5 % +0.2 % View data
14 #14
Greece
32 2019 +1.8 % +2.5 % View data
15 #15
Switzerland
31 2019 +0.8 % +1.7 % View data
16 #16
Lithuania
31 2019 -0.3 % +0.5 % View data
17 #17
Germany
31 2019 +0.3 % -1.0 % View data
18 #18
France
30 2019 +1.4 % +2.8 % View data
19 #19
Austria
26 2019 +1.0 % +0.5 % View data
20 #20
Netherlands
25 2019 +3.2 % +4.1 % View data
21 #21
Hungary
24 2019 +1.9 % +6.3 % View data
22 #22
Latvia
18 2019 -1.9 % +0.0 % View data
23 #23
Slovenia
11 2019 +4.8 % +10.3 % View data
24 #24
South Korea
2 2019 -1.4 % -1.9 % View data

Source: OECD

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