Density of Practising Physicians

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

  1. In 2018, Density of Practising Physicians in Sweden rose 1.4% compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Norway Density of Practising Physicians grew 1.8% year on year to 4.71 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons.
  3. In 2018 Sweden was number 4 in Density of Practising Physicians.
  4. In 2018 New Zealand was ranked number 19 in Density of Practising Physicians reaching 3.1 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons, moving from 21 in 2017.

Top Countries in Density of Practising Physicians

# 35 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 Austria 5 2018 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
2 Norway 5 2018 +0.6 % +1.8 % View data
3 Lithuania 5 2018 +1.1 % +1.2 % View data
4 Sweden 4 2018 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
5 Switzerland 4 2018 +0.7 % +1.3 % View data
6 Germany 4 2018 +1.2 % +1.3 % View data
7 Italy 4 2018 NA +0.6 % View data
8 Iceland 4 2018 +0.3 % +1.8 % View data
9 Spain 4 2018 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
10 Russia 4 2018 -1.3 % -1.0 % View data
11 Denmark 4 2018 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
12 Australia 4 2018 +1.4 % +1.7 % View data
13 Netherlands 4 2016 +0.3 % NA View data
14 Estonia 3 2018 +0.6 % +0.9 % View data
15 Finland 3 2018 +1.2 % +1.4 % View data
16 Hungary 3 2018 +0.6 % +0.1 % View data
16 Latvia 3 2018 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
18 France 3 2018 NA +0.3 % View data
19 New Zealand 3 2018 +1.6 % +1.8 % View data
20 Belgium 3 2018 +0.3 % +0.7 % View data
21 Ireland 3 2018 -0.3 % +2.8 % View data
21 Slovenia 3 2018 +1.7 % +3.1 % View data
23 Israel 3 2018 -0.7 % +0.5 % View data
24 Luxembourg 3 2018 +0.7 % +1.2 % View data
25 United Kingdom 3 2018 +1.1 % +1.0 % View data
26 Canada 3 2018 +1.1 % +1.4 % View data
27 United States 3 2018 +0.4 % +0.4 % View data
28 Japan 2 2018 +1.2 % NA View data
29 Mexico 2 2018 +1.7 % +2.5 % View data
30 Poland 2 2018 +0.8 % +1.6 % View data
31 South Korea 2 2018 +1.7 % +2.0 % View data
32 Colombia 2 2018 +1.4 % +3.0 % View data
33 China 2 2018 +1.6 % +2.8 % View data
34 South Africa 1 2018 +1.3 % +1.3 % View data
35 India 1 2018 +1.3 % +1.4 % View data

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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