Kenya - Nurses and Midwives Density

Since 2009, Kenya Nurses and Midwives Density increased 31.2% year on year. At 1.54 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons in 2014, the country was number 118 among other countries in Nurses and Midwives Density. Kenya is overtaken by Nicaragua, which was ranked number 117 at 1.58 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Vietnam with 1.54 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons. Monaco topped the ranking with 20.26 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons in 2014, that is +8% versus 2013. Norway, Switzerland and Iceland respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Kenya recorded the best 5 years average growth at +31.2% per year, while Philippines witnessed the worst performance at -40.9% per year.

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Date Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons
2014 1.54
2013 1.44
2012 1.42
2011 1.42
2010 0.72
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How does Kenya rank in Nurses and Midwives Density?

# 174 Countries Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Monaco
20 2014 +8.0 % NA View data
2 #2
Norway
18 2019 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
117 #117
Nicaragua
2 2018 NA +2.6 % View data
118 #118
Kenya
2 2014 +6.8 % +31.2 % View data
119 #119
Vietnam
2 2019 +2.3 % +1.7 % View data
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