Iceland - Density of Practising Nurses

Since 2014, Iceland Density of Practising Nurses fell by 0.7% year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 3 comparing other countries in Density of Practising Nurses at 14.78 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Iceland is overtaken by Switzerland, which was ranked number 2 at 17.76 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Germany at 13.22 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Norway topped the ranking with 18.07 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, a growth of 1.5% versus 2018. Costa Rica recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.7% per year, while Latvia witnessed the worst performance at -1.3% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 14.78
2018 14.85
2017 14.50
2016 14.22
2015 15.45
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How does Iceland 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
3 #3
Iceland
15 2019 -0.5 % -0.7 % View data
4 #4
Germany
13 2019 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
5 #5
Australia
12 2019 +0.8 % +1.0 % View data
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