Number of Practising Physicians

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

  1. China Number of Practising Physicians rose 2.7% in 2019, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2014 China Number of Practising Physicians grew 4.4% year on year totalising 2,939,428 Persons.
  3. In 2019 India was ranked number 2 in Number of Practising Physicians.
  4. In 2019 Costa Rica was ranked number 57 in Number of Practising Physicians totalising 15,579 Persons, moving from 58 in 2018.

Top Countries in Number of Practising Physicians

# 70 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
China
2,939,428 2019 +2.6 % +4.4 % View data
2 #2
India
1,081,055 2019 +2.1 % +2.9 % View data
3 #3
United States
867,256 2019 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
5 #5
Russia
575,900 2019 -0.8 % -0.7 % View data
6 #6
Germany
359,674 2019 +1.3 % +1.6 % View data
8 #8
Japan
317,828 2019 +1.0 % +1.2 % View data
10 #10
Mexico
310,287 2019 +2.3 % +3.0 % View data
12 #12
Italy
243,231 2019 +0.9 % +0.6 % View data
14 #14
France
213,499 2019 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
16 #16
United Kingdom
191,466 2019 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
18 #18
Spain
184,083 2019 +0.9 % +0.8 % View data
20 #20
Turkey
155,730 2019 +2.1 % +2.8 % View data
21 #21
South Korea
125,842 2019 +2.2 % +2.4 % View data
23 #23
Colombia
110,518 2019 +1.9 % +4.2 % View data
24 #24
Canada
103,780 2019 +1.6 % +2.3 % View data
26 #26
Australia
94,001 2019 +2.3 % +3.0 % View data
27 #27
Poland
91,588 2019 +0.5 % +0.9 % View data
30 #30
Greece
66,652 2019 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
31 #31
Netherlands
63,303 2019 +1.6 % +1.9 % View data
33 #33
Portugal
53,037 2019 +2.0 % +2.9 % View data
34 #34
Chile
48,159 2019 +1.9 % +6.1 % View data
35 #35
Austria
46,921 2019 +1.5 % +1.7 % View data
37 #37
South Africa
45,138 2019 +1.3 % +1.9 % View data
38 #38
Sweden
43,175 2019 +1.4 % +1.2 % View data
40 #40
Israel
39,160 2019 +1.0 % +2.7 % View data
41 #41
Switzerland
37,356 2019 +1.5 % +2.0 % View data
43 #43
Belgium
35,668 2019 +0.9 % +1.4 % View data
45 #45
Hungary
32,546 2019 +0.5 % -0.1 % View data
48 #48
Norway
25,868 2019 +1.3 % +2.6 % View data
50 #50
Denmark
23,843 2019 +1.4 % +1.7 % View data
52 #52
Finland
19,093 2019 +0.9 % +0.6 % View data
53 #53
Slovakia
18,811 2019 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
54 #54
New Zealand
17,201 2019 +1.0 % +3.1 % View data
56 #56
Ireland
15,919 2019 -0.3 % +2.6 % View data
57 #57
Costa Rica
15,579 2019 +1.5 % +4.2 % View data
59 #59
Lithuania
13,734 2019 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
61 #61
Slovenia
6,600 2019 +1.9 % +2.9 % View data
63 #63
Latvia
6,180 2019 -0.5 % -0.7 % View data
65 #65
Estonia
4,585 2019 +0.3 % +0.7 % View data
67 #67
Luxembourg
1,840 2019 +2.2 % +2.8 % View data
69 #69
Iceland
1,386 2019 +0.9 % +3.0 % View data

Source: OECD

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