New Zealand - Density of Practising Physicians

Since 2014, New Zealand Density of Practising Physicians was up 3.2% year on year. With 3.39 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 15 comparing other countries in Density of Practising Physicians. New Zealand is overtaken by Estonia, which was ranked number 14 at 3.5 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Hungary with 3.33 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Austria ranked the highest with 5.3 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, that is an increase of 1.2% versus 2018. Norway, Lithuania and Switzerland respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. China witnessed the best average annual growth at +4% per year, while Russia witnessed the worst performance at -1.2% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 3.39
2018 3.33
2017 3.27
2016 3.13
2015 3.04
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How does New Zealand rank in Density of Practising Physicians?

# 35 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Austria
5 2019 +1.1 % +1.0 % View data
2 #2
Norway
5 2019 +0.8 % +1.9 % View data
14 #14
Estonia
4 2019 +0.3 % +0.8 % View data
15 #15
New Zealand
3 2019 +1.8 % +3.2 % View data
16 #16
Hungary
3 2019 +0.6 % +0.1 % View data
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