Switzerland - Density of Practising Physicians

Since 2014, Switzerland Density of Practising Physicians grew 1.1% year on year. At 4.37 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 4 comparing other countries in Density of Practising Physicians. Switzerland is overtaken by Lithuania, which was number 3 at 4.64 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Germany at 4.35 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Austria ranked the highest with 5.3 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, a growth of 1.2% compared to 2018. China witnessed the best average annual growth at +4% per year, while Russia witnessed the worst performance at -1.2% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 4.37
2018 4.33
2017 4.30
2016 4.25
2015 4.20
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How does Switzerland rank in Density of Practising Physicians?

# 35 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Austria
5 2019 +1.1 % +1.0 % View data
2 #2
Norway
5 2019 +0.8 % +1.9 % View data
3 #3
Lithuania
5 2019 +1.1 % +1.5 % View data
4 #4
Switzerland
4 2019 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
5 #5
Germany
4 2019 +1.2 % +1.1 % View data
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