South Africa - Number of Practising Physicians
Since 2013, South Africa Number of Practising Physicians rose 2.3% year on year. With 44,540 Persons in 2018, the country was ranked number 36 comparing other countries in Number of Practising Physicians. South Africa is overtaken by Chile, which was ranked number 35 at 45,040 Persons and is followed by Sweden with 43,917 Persons. China ranked the highest with 2,658,793 Persons in 2018, +2.3% versus 2017. Chile witnessed the best average annual growth at +6.8% per year, while Ireland witnessed the worst performance at -3.1% per year.
How does South Africa rank in Number of Practising Physicians?
|#||69 Countries||Units (Persons)||Last||YoY||5‑years CAGR|
|1||China||2,658,793||2018||+2.3 %||+3.1 %||View data|
|2||India||1,021,924||2018||+2.0 %||+2.2 %||View data|
|35||Chile||45,040||2018||+1.6 %||+6.8 %||View data|
|36||South Africa||44,540||2018||+1.4 %||+2.3 %||View data|
|37||Sweden||43,917||2018||+1.7 %||+2.0 %||View data|