Canada - Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

Since 2014, Canada Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals increased 0.4% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 26 among other countries in Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals with 5.04 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Canada is overtaken by United States, which was ranked number 25 at 5.06 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Czech Republic at 4.97 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Norway lead the ranking with 9.19 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, that is +0.6% versus 2018. Norway, Australia and Belgium respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Korea recorded the best 5 years average growth at +6.3% per year, while Estonia recorded the worst performance at -1.1% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 5.04
2018 5.03
2017 5.01
2016 5.03
2015 5.04
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How does Canada rank in Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals?

# 52 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Norway
9 2019 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
3 #3
Australia
8 2019 +1.3 % +1.7 % View data
23 #23
Czech Republic
5 2019 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
26 #26
Canada
5 2019 +0.2 % +0.4 % View data
30 #30
Estonia
5 2019 -0.2 % +0.9 % View data
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