Sweden - Density of Professionally Active Nurses

Since 2014, Sweden Density of Professionally Active Nurses fell by 0% year on year. With 11.62 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, the country was ranked number 10 among other countries in Density of Professionally Active Nurses. Sweden is overtaken by United States, which was ranked number 9 with 11.86 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons and is followed by Denmark at 11.41 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons. Norway topped the ranking with 20.96 Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons in 2019, that is an increase of 0.6% compared to 2018. Germany, Iceland and Belgium respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Slovenia recorded the best 5 years average growth at +3.6% per year, while Latvia recorded the worst performance at -1.6% per year.

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Date Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons
2019 11.62
2018 11.59
2017 11.56
2016 11.49
2015 11.51
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How does Sweden rank in Density of Professionally Active Nurses?

# 24 Countries Units (Health Professionnals) Per Thousand Persons Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Norway
21 2019 +0.6 % +0.8 % View data
2 #2
Germany
17 2019 +1.3 % +1.6 % View data
9 #9
United States
12 2019 +0.7 % +1.2 % View data
10 #10
Sweden
12 2019 +0.3 % -0.0 % View data
11 #11
Denmark
11 2019 +0.4 % +0.5 % View data
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