Density of Practising Midwives

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

  1. In 2018, Density of Practising Midwives in Belgium increased 1.9% compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Belgium Density of Practising Midwives grew 2.2% year on year at 59.67 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Live Births.
  3. In 2018 Iceland was ranked number 2 in Density of Practising Midwives.
  4. In 2016 Italy was ranked number 12 in Density of Practising Midwives to 34.87 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Live Births, from 14 in 2015.

Top Countries in Density of Practising Midwives

# 26 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Australia
77 2015 -2.3 % NA View data
2 #2
Iceland
68 2018 +1.5 % +2.2 % View data
3 #3
Sweden
64 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
4 #4
Poland
61 2018 +0.4 % -0.3 % View data
5 #5
Belgium
60 2018 +1.9 % +2.2 % View data
6 #6
Norway
51 2018 +1.4 % +1.8 % View data
7 #7
New Zealand
45 2018 +0.7 % -1.1 % View data
8 #8
Finland
42 2018 +1.2 % +1.2 % View data
9 #9
United Kingdom
41 2018 +0.3 % +0.5 % View data
10 #10
Luxembourg
36 2018 +1.8 % +1.6 % View data
11 #11
Denmark
35 2018 +2.4 % +1.7 % View data
12 #12
Italy
35 2016 +8.5 % +6.2 % View data
13 #13
Czech Republic
35 2018 -1.6 % -3.3 % View data
14 #14
Japan
34 2018 +2.3 % NA View data
15 #15
Estonia
32 2018 +0.2 % -0.1 % View data
16 #16
France
31 2018 +1.5 % +3.0 % View data
17 #17
Switzerland
31 2018 +0.9 % +0.5 % View data
18 #18
Germany
30 2018 +0.2 % -1.4 % View data
19 #19
Greece
30 2018 +1.5 % +1.0 % View data
20 #20
Lithuania
29 2018 -0.9 % -0.7 % View data
21 #21
Netherlands
24 2018 +3.4 % +6.2 % View data
22 #22
Austria
17 2018 +0.6 % -0.2 % View data
23 #23
Latvia
17 2018 -2.6 % -2.2 % View data
24 #24
Hungary
17 2018 -1.1 % -1.8 % View data
25 #25
Slovenia
9 2018 +4.6 % +9.7 % View data
26 #26
South Korea
2 2018 -1.3 % -2.4 % View data

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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