South Korea - Density of Nurses Licensed to Practice

Since 2014, South Korea Density of Nurses Licensed to Practice grew 3.3% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 4 among other countries in Density of Nurses Licensed to Practice at 21.41 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. South Korea is overtaken by Luxembourg, which was ranked number 3 with 24.72 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Finland with 21.27 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Iceland ranked the highest with 29.55 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2018, that is +1% versus 2017. Chile witnessed the best average annual growth at +9.5% per year, while Lithuania witnessed the worst performance at -0.6% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 21.41
2018 20.91
2017 20.53
2016 19.69
2015 19.13
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How does South Korea rank in Density of Nurses Licensed to Practice?

# 24 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Iceland
30 2018 +1.0 % NA View data
2 #2
Norway
27 2019 +0.6 % +1.1 % View data
3 #3
Luxembourg
25 2019 +1.0 % +0.9 % View data
4 #4
South Korea
21 2019 +2.4 % +3.3 % View data
5 #5
Finland
21 2019 +1.9 % +1.8 % View data
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