Japan - Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

Since 2014, Japan Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals rose 1.7% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 2 among other countries in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals with 865,143.4 Full-Time Equivalent. United States topped the ranking with 1,659,169 Full-Time Equivalent in 2019, +1.6% versus 2018. Chile witnessed the best average annual growth at +4.4% per year, while Estonia was the worst growing country at -1.1% per year.

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Date Units (Full-Time Equivalent)
2019 865,143.40
2018 851,802.20
2017 834,248.20
2016 834,867.70
2015 815,326.70
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How does Japan rank in Number of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals?

# 21 Countries Units (Full-Time Equivalent) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
1,659,169 2019 +1.6 % +1.9 % View data
2 #2
Japan
865,143 2019 +1.6 % +1.7 % View data
3 #3
France
358,814 2019 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
4 #4
Germany
352,746 2019 +0.7 % +1.0 % View data
5 #5
Australia
198,955 2019 +2.1 % +2.7 % View data
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