South Africa - Total Doctors
Since 2013, South Africa Total Doctors was up 1.3% year on year. In 2018, the country was number 35 comparing other countries in Total Doctors at 0.8 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. South Africa is overtaken by Turkey, which was number 34 at 1.89 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by India at 0.79 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Austria topped the ranking with 5.24 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2018, an increase of 1.2% versus 2017. Norway, Lithuania and Switzerland respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. China recorded the best 5 years average growth at +4.2% per year, while Russia was the worst growing country at -0.4% per year.
|Date||Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons|
How does South Africa rank in Total Doctors?
|#||36 Countries||Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons||Last||YoY||5‑years CAGR|
|1||Austria||5||2018||+1.2 %||+1.0 %||View data|
|2||Norway||5||2018||+3.4 %||+2.3 %||View data|
|34||Turkey||2||2018||+1.1 %||+1.4 %||View data|
|35||South Africa||1||2018||+1.3 %||+1.3 %||View data|
|36||India||1||2018||+1.3 %||+1.9 %||View data|