Number of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) units in selected countries as of 2015 (per million population)

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MRI units per million population
Japan (2014)51.67
United States38.96
Germany (2014)30.5
South Korea26.47
Italy (2013)25.2
Greece (2013)24.26
Austria (2014)19.67
Spain (2014)15.3
New Zealand13.27
Netherlands (2014)12.87
Estonia (2014)11.41
Turkey (2014)9.81
Chile (2014)9.43
Slovenia (2014)8.73
Slovak Rep. (2014)8.3
Czech Rep. (2014)7.41
Poland (2014)6.68
United Kingdom6.16
Hungary (2013)3.03
Mexico (2014)2.25

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This statistic shows the number of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) units in selected (OECD) countries per million inhabitants as of 2015 (or latest year available). In 2014, there were approximately 51.7 such devices per one million inhabitants in Japan. Thus, Japan was the country with the highest density of such devices. MRIs are used to make pictures of the inside body structure and of organs. It is used both, for diagnoses and for monitoring of certain treatments.
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Release date
December 2016
Survey time period
2013 to 2015
Supplementary notes
Data are for 2015 or latest year available (in brackets).

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