Japan - Density of Professionally Active Nurses

Since 2014, Japan Density of Professionally Active Nurses rose 1.4% year on year. With 12.45 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 6 among other countries in Density of Professionally Active Nurses. Japan is overtaken by Australia, which was number 5 at 13.02 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Luxembourg at 12.12 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Norway ranked the highest with 20.96 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, a growth of 0.6% versus 2018. Germany, Iceland and Belgium respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Slovenia recorded the best 5 years average growth at +3.6% per year, while Latvia was the worst growing country at -1.6% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 12.45
2018 12.30
2017 12.14
2016 12.00
2015
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How does Japan rank in Density of Professionally Active Nurses?

# 24 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Norway
21 2019 +0.6 % +0.8 % View data
2 #2
Germany
17 2019 +1.3 % +1.6 % View data
5 #5
Australia
13 2019 +0.2 % +0.6 % View data
6 #6
Japan
12 2019 +1.2 % +1.4 % View data
7 #7
Luxembourg
12 2019 +0.4 % -0.3 % View data
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