Share of Female Practising Physicians

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

  1. Finland Share of Female Practising Physicians rose 0.6points in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Slovenia Share of Female Practising Physicians jumped by 0.7points year on year attaining 63.68 Percent of Total Physicians.
  3. In 2019 Finland was number 5 in Share of Female Practising Physicians.
  4. In 2019 Switzerland was number 24 in Share of Female Practising Physicians totalising 43.3 Percent of Total Physicians, from 25 in 2018.

Top Countries in Share of Female Practising Physicians

# 35 Countries Percent of Total Physicians Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Latvia
74.41 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Estonia
74.17 % 2019 +0.0 % -0.3 % View data
3 #3
Lithuania
69.43 % 2019 -0.0 % -0.1 % View data
4 #4
Slovenia
63.68 % 2019 +0.5 % +0.7 % View data
5 #5
Finland
59.32 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.3 % View data
6 #6
Slovakia
58.00 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
7 #7
Poland
57.20 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
8 #8
Hungary
56.70 % 2019 +0.5 % +0.8 % View data
9 #9
Spain
56.50 % 2019 +1.3 % +1.9 % View data
10 #10
Netherlands
56.18 % 2019 +1.6 % +1.7 % View data
11 #11
Portugal
56.08 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.0 % View data
12 #12
Denmark
53.19 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
13 #13
Norway
50.65 % 2019 +1.4 % +2.0 % View data
14 #14
Sweden
49.33 % 2019 +0.8 % +0.7 % View data
15 #15
United Kingdom
48.96 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.9 % View data
16 #16
Austria
48.25 % 2019 +0.9 % +0.9 % View data
17 #17
Germany
47.66 % 2019 +1.0 % +1.1 % View data
18 #18
New Zealand
46.08 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.3 % View data
19 #19
France
45.63 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.7 % View data
20 #20
Ireland
45.02 % 2019 +1.0 % +1.1 % View data
21 #21
Belgium
44.16 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.3 % View data
22 #22
Mexico
43.93 % 2017 -0.3 % NA View data
23 #23
Canada
43.74 % 2019 +1.3 % +1.2 % View data
24 #24
Switzerland
43.30 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.7 % View data
25 #25
Italy
43.29 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.4 % View data
26 #26
Greece
42.92 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
27 #27
Chile
41.84 % 2019 +0.1 % +1.4 % View data
28 #28
Israel
41.72 % 2019 +0.4 % +0.1 % View data
29 #29
Australia
41.62 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.1 % View data
30 #30
Iceland
40.11 % 2019 +1.2 % +2.0 % View data
31 #31
Turkey
38.14 % 2019 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
32 #32
United States
37.07 % 2019 +1.3 % +1.4 % View data
33 #33
Luxembourg
36.54 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.6 % View data
34 #34
South Korea
23.70 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.6 % View data
35 #35
Japan
21.93 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.6 % View data

Source: OECD

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