Portugal - Share of Female Practising Physicians

Since 2014, Portugal Share of Female Practising Physicians was up 1points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 11 among other countries in Share of Female Practising Physicians with 56.08 Percent of Total Physicians. Portugal is overtaken by Netherlands, which was number 10 with 56.18 Percent of Total Physicians and is followed by Denmark at 53.19 Percent of Total Physicians. Latvia ranked the highest with 74.41 Percent of Total Physicians in 2019, +0.1points versus 2018. Estonia, Lithuania and Slovenia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Belgium recorded the best 5 years average growth at +2.3points per year, while Estonia witnessed the worst performance at -0.3points per year.

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Date Percent of Total Physicians
2019 56.08
2018 55.60
2017 55.11
2016 54.61
2015 54.05
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How does Portugal rank in Share of Female Practising Physicians?

# 35 Countries Percent of Total Physicians Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Latvia
74.41 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Estonia
74.17 % 2019 +0.0 % -0.3 % View data
10 #10
Netherlands
56.18 % 2019 +1.6 % +1.7 % View data
11 #11
Portugal
56.08 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.0 % View data
12 #12
Denmark
53.19 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
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