Nurses per 1,000 inhabitants in selected countries 2015

Number of practicing nurses in selected countries as of 2015 (per 1,000 population)*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 13, 2017
Nurses per 1,000 inhabitants in selected countries 2015 In this graph you can see the number of practicing nurses in selected countries as of 2015, per 1,000 population. In Norway, there were approximately 17.3 practicing nurses for every 1,000 inhabitants as of 2015.
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Number of practicing nurses in selected countries as of 2015 (per 1,000 population)*

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Practicing nurses per 1,000 inhabitants
Switzerland 18
Norway 17.3
Denmark 16.7
Iceland*15.5
Finland 14.7
Germany 13.3
Ireland*11.9
Luxembourg 11.9
Australia 11.5
United States*11.3
Sweden 11.1
Japan 11
Belgium 10.8
Netherlands 10.5
New Zealand 10.3
France*9.9
Canada 9.9
OECD-359
Slovenia 8.8
Russian Fed. 8.7
Austria**8.1
Czech Republic 8
United Kingdom 7.9
Lithuania 7.7
Hungary 6.5
Portugal*6.3
Estonia 6
Korea 5.9
Slovak Republic *5.7
Italy 5.4
Spain 5.3
Poland 5.2
Israel 4.9
Latvia 4.7
Greece**3.2
Mexico 2.8
China 2.4
Chile***2.1
Turkey*2
Brazil 1.5
India 1.4
South Africa 1.2
Indonesia 1.2
Colombia 1.1
Practicing nurses per 1,000 inhabitants
Switzerland 18
Norway 17.3
Denmark 16.7
Iceland*15.5
Finland 14.7
Germany 13.3
Ireland*11.9
Luxembourg 11.9
Australia 11.5
United States*11.3
Sweden 11.1
Japan 11
Belgium 10.8
Netherlands 10.5
New Zealand 10.3
France*9.9
Canada 9.9
OECD-359
Slovenia 8.8
Russian Fed. 8.7
Austria**8.1
Czech Republic 8
United Kingdom 7.9
Lithuania 7.7
Hungary 6.5
Portugal*6.3
Estonia 6
Korea 5.9
Slovak Republic *5.7
Italy 5.4
Spain 5.3
Poland 5.2
Israel 4.9
Latvia 4.7
Greece**3.2
Mexico 2.8
China 2.4
Chile***2.1
Turkey*2
Brazil 1.5
India 1.4
South Africa 1.2
Indonesia 1.2
Colombia 1.1
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 13, 2017
In this graph you can see the number of practicing nurses in selected countries as of 2015, per 1,000 population. In Norway, there were approximately 17.3 practicing nurses for every 1,000 inhabitants as of 2015.
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