South Africa - Nurses and Midwives Density

Since 2013, South Africa Nurses and Midwives Density was down by 3.9% year on year. In 2018, the country was number 75 comparing other countries in Nurses and Midwives Density with 3.97 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons. South Africa is overtaken by Saint Kitts and Nevis, which was ranked number 74 at 3.98 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Maldives with 3.95 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons. Monaco lead the ranking with 20.26 Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons in 2014, that is an increase of 8% versus 2013. Norway, Switzerland and Iceland respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Gambia witnessed the best average annual growth at +23.5% per year, while Philippines was the worst growing country at -40.9% per year.

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Date Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons
2018 3.97
2017 3.52
2016 5.13
2015 5.04
2014 4.96
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How does South Africa rank in Nurses and Midwives Density?

# 174 Countries Units (Persons) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1
Monaco
20 2014 +8.0 % NA View data
2
Norway
18 2018 -0.1 % +0.4 % View data
74
Saint Kitts and Nevis
4 2015 NA NA View data
75
South Africa
4 2018 +12.9 % -3.9 % View data
76
Maldives
4 2016 -44.7 % NA View data
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