Canada - Share of Female Practising Physicians

Since 2014, Canada Share of Female Practising Physicians was up 1.2points year on year. At 43.74 Percent of Total Physicians in 2019, the country was ranked number 23 comparing other countries in Share of Female Practising Physicians. Canada is overtaken by Mexico, which was number 22 at 43.93 Percent of Total Physicians and is followed by Switzerland with 43.3 Percent of Total Physicians. Latvia ranked the highest with 74.41 Percent of Total Physicians in 2019, +0.1points versus 2018. Estonia, Lithuania and Slovenia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Belgium witnessed the best average annual growth at +2.3points per year, while Estonia recorded the worst performance at -0.3points per year.

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Date Percent of Total Physicians
2019 43.74
2018 43.20
2017 42.64
2016 42.37
2015 41.82
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How does Canada rank 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
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
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