Australia - Number of Professional Nurses Licensed to Practice

Since 2014, Australia Number of Professional Nurses Licensed to Practice jumped by 2.1% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 4 comparing other countries in Number of Professional Nurses Licensed to Practice at 322,695 Persons. Australia is overtaken by South Korea, which was number 3 at 391,848 Persons and is followed by Canada with 310,671 Persons. United States lead the ranking with 4,847,667 Persons in 2019, that is an increase of 1.8% compared to 2018. Chile recorded the best 5 years average growth at +10.4% per year, while Lithuania was the worst growing country at -1.5% per year.

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Date Units (Persons)
2019 322,695.00
2018 317,622.00
2017 313,995.00
2016 305,353.00
2015 296,933.00
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How does Australia rank in Number of Professional Nurses Licensed to Practice?

# 19 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
4,847,667 2019 +1.8 % +2.7 % View data
2 #2
Italy
455,963 2019 +1.4 % +1.7 % View data
3 #3
South Korea
391,848 2019 +2.7 % +3.9 % View data
4 #4
Australia
322,695 2019 +1.6 % +2.1 % View data
5 #5
Canada
310,671 2019 +0.6 % +0.8 % View data
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