South Africa - Practising Nurses

Since 2014, South Africa Practising Nurses jumped by 1.4% year on year. At 1.33 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 36 comparing other countries in Practising Nurses. Norway topped the ranking with 18.21 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, a growth of 1.3% compared to 2018. Denmark, Switzerland and Iceland respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Korea recorded the best 5 years average growth at +5.6% per year, while Latvia recorded the worst performance at -1.1% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 1.33
2018 1.31
2017 1.29
2016 1.27
2015 1.24
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How does South Africa rank in Practising Nurses?

# 37 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Norway
18 2019 +1.3 % +1.5 % View data
2 #2
Denmark
18 2019 +1.3 % +1.3 % View data
36 #36
Colombia
1 2019 +3.1 % +4.1 % View data
36 #36
South Africa
1 2019 +1.5 % +1.4 % View data
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