Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

This key economic indicator for the Health Care Provider sector has been recently updated.

  1. In 2018, Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals in Australia jumped by 1.3% compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Australia Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals increased 2.3% year on year to 7.92 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons.
  3. In 2018 Norway was ranked number 2 in Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals.
  4. In 2018 Iceland was ranked number 30 in Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals with 4.49 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons, from 31 in 2017.

Top Countries in Density of Professional Nurses and Midwives Employed in Hospitals

# 53 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 Norway 9 2018 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
3 Australia 8 2018 +1.3 % +2.3 % View data
4 Belgium 8 2018 +0.8 % +0.9 % View data
5 Switzerland 8 2018 +0.5 % +0.8 % View data
6 Denmark 7 2018 +0.5 % +0.3 % View data
7 Austria 7 2018 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
8 Japan 7 2018 +1.7 % +2.3 % View data
9 Luxembourg 7 2018 -0.1 % -0.6 % View data
12 Iceland 6 2018 +0.6 % +1.8 % View data
14 New Zealand 6 2018 +0.7 % +0.5 % View data
16 France 6 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
17 United States 6 2018 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
19 Germany 6 2018 +0.7 % +0.6 % View data
20 Lithuania 5 2018 +0.4 % +0.3 % View data
22 Czech Republic 5 2018 NA +0.0 % View data
23 Ireland 5 2018 -0.4 % +1.0 % View data
25 Canada 5 2018 +0.2 % +1.0 % View data
29 Estonia 5 2018 -0.2 % +0.8 % View data
32 Netherlands 4 2018 -0.5 % -1.8 % View data
33 Italy 4 2018 -0.5 % -0.9 % View data
35 Slovakia 4 2018 -0.3 % -0.3 % View data
36 Portugal 4 2018 +1.3 % +1.9 % View data
38 Poland 4 2018 NA -0.1 % View data
39 Spain 3 2018 +0.9 % +1.8 % View data
41 South Korea 3 2018 +2.5 % +7.5 % View data
42 Latvia 3 2018 -0.3 % -0.4 % View data
43 Israel 3 2018 -0.3 % +1.5 % View data
45 Hungary 3 2018 +0.3 % -0.3 % View data
47 Turkey 2 2018 +2.3 % +2.1 % View data
48 Greece 2 2018 +0.9 % +0.9 % View data
49 Slovenia 2 2018 +2.7 % +6.6 % View data
50 Mexico 1 2018 NA +0.7 % View data
51 Finland 1 2018 +0.9 % +1.3 % View data
52 Chile 1 2018 +1.1 % +3.7 % View data

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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