Number of Practising Physicians

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

  1. China Number of Practising Physicians increased 2.3% in 2018, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 China Number of Practising Physicians jumped by 3.1% year on year at 2,658,793 Persons.
  3. In 2018 India was ranked number 2 in Number of Practising Physicians.
  4. In 2018 Slovenia was ranked number 62 in Number of Practising Physicians to 6,326 Persons, compared to 64 in 2017.

Top Countries in Number of Practising Physicians

# 69 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 China 2,658,793 2018 +2.3 % +3.1 % View data
2 India 1,021,924 2018 +2.0 % +2.2 % View data
3 United States 855,446 2018 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
5 Russia 560,713 2018 -1.2 % -0.6 % View data
6 Germany 352,967 2018 +1.3 % +1.6 % View data
8 Japan 314,566 2018 +1.1 % NA View data
10 Mexico 300,522 2018 +2.3 % +3.2 % View data
11 Italy 243,982 2018 +0.4 % +0.8 % View data
13 France 226,306 2018 +0.5 % +0.6 % View data
15 United Kingdom 188,490 2018 +1.5 % +1.6 % View data
17 Spain 182,318 2018 +1.0 % +0.5 % View data
19 Turkey 150,712 2018 +2.1 % +2.4 % View data
20 South Korea 123,180 2018 +2.1 % +2.5 % View data
22 Colombia 104,240 2018 +2.0 % +4.0 % View data
23 Canada 101,110 2018 +1.7 % +2.3 % View data
25 Poland 91,902 2018 +0.6 % +1.5 % View data
27 Australia 90,149 2018 +2.3 % +2.9 % View data
29 Greece 72,228 2018 +1.1 % +0.9 % View data
30 Netherlands 61,562 2018 +1.6 % +2.0 % View data
32 Portugal 51,195 2018 +2.0 % +2.8 % View data
33 Austria 46,132 2018 +1.5 % +1.8 % View data
35 Chile 45,040 2018 +1.6 % +6.8 % View data
36 South Africa 44,540 2018 +1.4 % +2.3 % View data
37 Sweden 43,917 2018 +1.7 % +2.0 % View data
39 Israel 37,828 2018 +1.1 % +2.5 % View data
40 Switzerland 36,535 2018 +1.5 % +2.3 % View data
42 Belgium 35,259 2018 +0.9 % +1.3 % View data
44 Hungary 31,584 2018 +0.3 % -0.1 % View data
47 Norway 24,896 2018 +1.3 % +2.6 % View data
49 Denmark 21,657 2018 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
51 Slovakia 18,988 2018 +0.4 % +0.7 % View data
52 Finland 18,917 2018 +1.0 % +1.1 % View data
54 New Zealand 16,204 2018 +1.7 % +2.1 % View data
55 Ireland 15,549 2018 -0.7 % -3.1 % View data
58 Lithuania 13,643 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
60 Estonia 6,751 2018 +1.6 % +1.9 % View data
61 Slovenia 6,346 2018 +1.8 % +3.2 % View data
63 Latvia 6,248 2018 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
66 Luxembourg 1,793 2018 +0.7 % +3.1 % View data
68 Iceland 1,341 2018 +0.8 % +2.8 % View data

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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