China - Density of Practising Nurses

Since 2014, China Density of Practising Nurses was up 5.8% year on year. With 2.86 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 31 among other countries in Density of Practising Nurses. China is overtaken by Mexico, which was ranked number 30 at 3 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by India with 1.65 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Norway lead the ranking with 18.07 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, that is an increase of 1.5% compared to 2018. Switzerland, Iceland and Germany respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Costa Rica recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.7% per year, while Latvia was the worst growing country at -1.3% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 2.86
2018 2.76
2017 2.70
2016 2.50
2015 2.32
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How does China rank in Density of Practising Nurses?

# 34 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Norway
18 2019 +1.5 % +1.4 % View data
2 #2
Switzerland
18 2019 +1.5 % +1.9 % View data
30 #30
Mexico
3 2019 +1.7 % +2.1 % View data
31 #31
China
3 2019 +3.6 % +5.8 % View data
32 #32
India
2 2019 +3.1 % +3.6 % View data
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