Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

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

  1. Australia was up 2.1% of Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals in 2019, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2014 Australia Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals rose 2.7% year on year at 198,955 Full-Time Equivalent.
  3. In 2019 United States was number 1 in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals.
  4. In 2019 New Zealand was ranked number 15 in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals close to 23,045.83 Full-Time Equivalent, from 15 in 2018.

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
1,659,169 2019 +1.6 % +1.9 % View data
2 #2
Japan
865,143 2019 +1.6 % +1.7 % View data
3 #3
France
358,814 2019 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
4 #4
Germany
352,746 2019 +0.7 % +1.0 % View data
5 #5
Australia
198,955 2019 +2.1 % +2.7 % View data
6 #6
Belgium
65,794 2019 +1.0 % +1.1 % View data
7 #7
Netherlands
60,069 2019 +0.4 % +1.1 % View data
8 #8
Czech Republic
52,779 2019 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
9 #9
Austria
51,969 2019 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
10 #10
Switzerland
49,088 2019 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
11 #11
Norway
43,626 2019 +2.0 % +2.5 % View data
12 #12
Denmark
37,467 2019 +1.0 % +0.1 % View data
13 #13
Hungary
28,543 2019 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
14 #14
Israel
25,824 2019 +2.9 % +1.6 % View data
15 #15
New Zealand
23,046 2019 +0.1 % +1.9 % View data
16 #16
Ireland
22,442 2019 +0.3 % +2.6 % View data
17 #17
Slovakia
21,119 2019 -0.3 % -0.5 % View data
18 #18
Chile
17,919 2019 +1.0 % +4.4 % View data
19 #19
Lithuania
15,321 2019 -0.6 % -0.6 % View data
20 #20
Estonia
4,694 2019 -1.5 % -1.1 % View data
21 #21
Iceland
1,587 2019 -0.1 % +2.1 % View data

Source: OECD

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