Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice

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

  1. United States Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice increased 1.7% in 2019, from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 South Korea Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice increased 4.3% year on year at 1,141,294 Persons.
  3. In 2019 United States was number 1 in Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice.
  4. In 2019 Latvia was ranked number 23 in Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice at 14,027 Persons, moving from 24 in 2018.

Top Countries in Number of Nurses Licensed to Practice

# 25 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
5,772,152 2019 +1.7 % +2.1 % View data
2 #2
South Korea
1,141,294 2019 +1.6 % +4.3 % View data
3 #3
United Kingdom
660,213 2019 +1.2 % +0.5 % View data
4 #4
Italy
449,571 2019 -0.1 % +1.4 % View data
5 #5
Canada
435,860 2019 +1.0 % +1.4 % View data
6 #6
Australia
390,414 2019 +0.9 % +2.2 % View data
7 #7
Spain
302,034 2019 +1.2 % +2.6 % View data
8 #8
Poland
293,474 2019 +0.4 % +0.8 % View data
9 #9
Belgium
214,318 2019 +1.8 % +2.8 % View data
10 #10
Sweden
205,948 2019 +1.3 % +1.7 % View data
11 #11
Netherlands
203,544 2019 -2.8 % +2.4 % View data
12 #12
Norway
145,242 2019 +4.2 % +2.5 % View data
13 #13
Czech Republic
121,111 2019 +1.4 % +3.0 % View data
14 #14
Hungary
118,172 2019 +0.4 % +2.0 % View data
15 #15
Finland
117,474 2019 +1.3 % +1.7 % View data
16 #16
Denmark
108,908 2019 +1.1 % +1.5 % View data
17 #17
Ireland
76,279 2019 -1.1 % +3.3 % View data
18 #18
Israel
68,237 2019 +3.7 % +3.1 % View data
19 #19
Chile
56,921 2019 +2.5 % +10.4 % View data
20 #20
New Zealand
56,730 2019 +0.7 % +2.0 % View data
21 #21
Lithuania
26,065 2019 -0.1 % -1.7 % View data
22 #22
Luxembourg
14,968 2019 +2.0 % +2.6 % View data
23 #23
Latvia
14,027 2019 +12.4 % -5.5 % View data
24 #24
Estonia
13,955 2019 +1.2 % +2.2 % View data
25 #25
Iceland
10,535 2019 +2.3 % +2.5 % View data

Source: OECD

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