Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice

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

  1. South Korea increased 2.6% of Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice in 2018, from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 South Korea Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice was up 3.8% year on year reaching 1,057,553 Persons.
  3. In 2018 Australia was ranked number 5 in Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice.
  4. In 2018 Latvia was number 21 in Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice close to 18,925 Persons, compared to 21 in 2017.

Top Countries in Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice

# 23 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
5,601,709 2018 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
2 #2
South Korea
1,057,553 2018 +2.6 % +3.8 % View data
3 #3
Italy
448,770 2018 +1.1 % +1.6 % View data
4 #4
Canada
430,070 2018 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
5 #5
Australia
374,345 2018 +1.4 % +1.9 % View data
6 #6
Spain
299,804 2018 +1.7 % +3.0 % View data
7 #7
Poland
289,766 2018 +0.4 % +0.7 % View data
8 #8
Belgium
206,485 2018 +1.1 % +2.7 % View data
9 #9
Sweden
200,149 2018 +1.4 % +1.7 % View data
10 #10
Netherlands
184,233 2018 -1.9 % -7.2 % View data
11 #11
Denmark
173,194 2018 +2.0 % +2.4 % View data
12 #12
Norway
138,968 2018 +0.8 % +2.1 % View data
13 #13
Czech Republic
119,486 2018 +1.4 % +3.0 % View data
14 #14
Finland
115,076 2018 +2.1 % +1.9 % View data
15 #15
Hungary
113,219 2016 +2.3 % +3.1 % View data
16 #16
Ireland
70,563 2018 -0.6 % +1.2 % View data
17 #17
Israel
64,120 2018 +0.7 % +2.5 % View data
18 #18
New Zealand
55,503 2018 +0.4 % +2.1 % View data
19 #19
Chile
50,931 2018 +1.7 % +12.6 % View data
20 #20
Lithuania
27,847 2018 +0.5 % -0.3 % View data
21 #21
Latvia
18,925 2018 +0.4 % +0.5 % View data
22 #22
Luxembourg
14,667 2018 +1.4 % +3.4 % View data
23 #23
Estonia
13,487 2018 +1.4 % +2.0 % View data

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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