South Africa - Number of Practising Physicians

Since 2014, South Africa Number of Practising Physicians jumped by 1.9% year on year. With 45,138 Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 37 comparing other countries in Number of Practising Physicians. South Africa is overtaken by Austria, which was number 36 with 46,839 Persons and is followed by Sweden with 43,175 Persons. China lead the ranking with 2,939,428 Persons in 2019, that is a growth of 2.7% compared to 2018. Chile witnessed the best average annual growth at +6.1% per year, while Latvia was the worst growing country at -0.8% per year.

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Date Units (Persons)
2019 45,138.00
2018 44,540.00
2017 43,929.00
2016 43,305.00
2015 43,277.00
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How does South Africa rank in Number of Practising Physicians?

# 70 Countries Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
China
2,939,428 2019 +2.6 % +4.4 % View data
2 #2
India
1,081,055 2019 +2.1 % +2.9 % View data
35 #35
Austria
46,921 2019 +1.5 % +1.7 % View data
37 #37
South Africa
45,138 2019 +1.3 % +1.9 % View data
38 #38
Sweden
43,175 2019 +1.4 % +1.2 % View data
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