Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

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

  1. In 2018, Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals in Australia rose 2% compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 Australia Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals grew 3.4% year on year at 193,169 Full-Time Equivalent.
  3. In 2018 Japan was number 2 in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals.
  4. In 2018 New Zealand was ranked number 15 in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals reaching 22,308.83 Full-Time Equivalent, moving from 15 in 2017.

Top Countries in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

# 21 Countries Units (Full-Time Equivalent) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
1,610,856 2018 +1.5 % +1.8 % View data
2 #2
Japan
861,949 2018 +1.7 % +2.2 % View data
3 #3
France
356,916 2018 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
4 #4
Germany
344,259 2018 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
5 #5
Australia
193,169 2018 +2.0 % +3.4 % View data
6 #6
Belgium
64,954 2018 +1.0 % +1.1 % View data
7 #7
Netherlands
58,592 2018 +0.3 % -1.0 % View data
8 #8
Czech Republic
52,830 2018 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
9 #9
Austria
51,695 2018 +0.6 % +0.8 % View data
10 #10
Switzerland
48,890 2018 +1.0 % +1.5 % View data
11 #11
Norway
43,714 2018 +1.6 % +3.0 % View data
12 #12
Denmark
38,312 2018 +0.9 % +0.8 % View data
13 #13
Hungary
27,725 2018 +0.0 % -0.7 % View data
14 #14
Israel
26,260 2018 +0.6 % +2.9 % View data
15 #15
New Zealand
22,309 2018 +0.3 % +1.6 % View data
16 #16
Ireland
21,572 2018 +0.2 % +2.3 % View data
17 #17
Slovakia
21,304 2018 -0.2 % -0.2 % View data
18 #18
Chile
16,539 2018 +0.9 % +4.5 % View data
19 #19
Lithuania
15,475 2018 -0.6 % -0.6 % View data
20 #20
Estonia
4,645 2018 -1.8 % -0.9 % View data
21 #21
Iceland
1,525 2018 +0.6 % +2.0 % View data

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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