South Korea - Share of Female Practising Physicians

Since 2014, South Korea Share of Female Practising Physicians increased 1.6points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 34 among other countries in Share of Female Practising Physicians with 23.7 Percent of Total Physicians. South Korea is overtaken by Luxembourg, which was ranked number 33 with 36.54 Percent of Total Physicians and is followed by Japan with 21.93 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 witnessed the best average annual 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 23.70
2018 23.45
2017 23.34
2016 22.70
2015 22.29
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How does South Korea 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
33 #33
Luxembourg
36.54 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.6 % View data
34 #34
South Korea
23.70 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.6 % View data
35 #35
Japan
21.93 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.6 % View data
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