Practising Nurses - Source OECD

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

  1. Switzerland jumped by 1.5% of Practising Nurses in 2019, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2014 Switzerland Practising Nurses rose 1.9% year on year reaching 17.75 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons.
  3. In 2019 Norway was ranked number 1 in Practising Nurses.
  4. In 2019 Japan was number 8 in Practising Nurses to 11.76 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons, from 10 in 2018.

Top Countries in Practising Nurses - Source OECD

# 37 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Norway
18 2019 +1.3 % +1.5 % View data
2 #2
Denmark
18 2019 +1.3 % +1.3 % View data
3 #3
Switzerland
18 2019 +1.5 % +1.9 % View data
4 #4
Iceland
15 2019 +0.1 % -0.8 % View data
5 #5
Germany
13 2019 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
6 #6
Australia
12 2019 +0.8 % +1.0 % View data
7 #7
Luxembourg
12 2019 +0.2 % -0.3 % View data
8 #8
Japan
12 2019 +1.2 % +1.4 % View data
9 #9
United States
12 2019 +0.6 % +1.0 % View data
10 #10
Ireland
12 2019 -0.7 % -1.1 % View data
11 #11
Belgium
11 2019 +1.2 % +1.7 % View data
12 #12
Sweden
11 2019 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
13 #13
France
11 2019 +1.8 % +2.3 % View data
14 #14
New Zealand
10 2019 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
15 #15
Canada
10 2019 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
16 #16
Slovenia
10 2019 +1.6 % +2.9 % View data
17 #17
Russia
9 2019 +0.8 % -0.4 % View data
18 #18
Austria
8 2019 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
19 #19
Czech Republic
8 2019 +0.1 % +0.4 % View data
20 #20
United Kingdom
8 2019 -0.5 % -0.4 % View data
21 #21
Lithuania
8 2019 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
22 #22
South Korea
7 2019 +3.1 % +5.6 % View data
23 #23
Portugal
7 2019 +1.5 % +2.0 % View data
24 #24
Hungary
7 2019 +0.6 % +0.5 % View data
25 #25
Italy
6 2019 +0.0 % +0.8 % View data
26 #26
Estonia
6 2019 -0.2 % +0.9 % View data
27 #27
Spain
6 2019 +1.3 % +2.0 % View data
28 #28
Slovakia
6 2019 -0.9 % -0.7 % View data
29 #29
Poland
5 2019 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
30 #30
Israel
5 2019 +0.0 % +0.3 % View data
31 #31
Latvia
5 2019 -0.7 % -1.1 % View data
32 #32
Greece
3 2019 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
33 #33
Mexico
3 2019 +1.7 % +2.2 % View data
34 #34
China
3 2019 +3.1 % +4.0 % View data
35 #35
Turkey
2 2019 +2.0 % +2.4 % View data
36 #36
Colombia
1 2019 +3.1 % +4.1 % View data
36 #36
South Africa
1 2019 +1.5 % +1.4 % View data

Source: OECD

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