Definition: This entry gives the number of medical doctors (physicians), including generalist and specialist medical practitioners, per 1,000 of the population. Medical doctors are defined as doctors that study, diagnose, treat, and prevent illness, disease, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans through the application of modern medicine. They also plan, supervise, and evaluate care and treatment plans by other health care providers. WHO estimates that fewer than 23 health workers (physicians, nurses, and midwives only) per 10,000 would be insufficient to achieve coverage of primary healthcare needs.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Physicians density map
Biggest Pharmaceutical Markets In The World By Country
worldatlas.com - 8/24/2016 5:14:40 PM
Physicians and other closely-related sources are the usual ... but disadvantages come as not many patients are readers of these publications. Every major country in the world today have their own national regulatory body and also several international ...
Physicians density worldwide by region 2013
statista.com - 8/24/2016 5:07:31 PM
The world average was around 14 physicians per 10,000 inhabitants. Download this statistic as XLS, PNG and PDF? You may also be interested in... Countries with the highest physicians density worldwide 2013 Countries with the highest physicians density ...
10 Maps That Prove the World Is Far From Running Out of Space
The Huffington Post - 8/22/2016 3:48:09 AM
... the world's population density from another perspective. Only 5% of the world lives in the entire blue area. For comparison, the same number of people live in the small red area (bonus points if you can name the two countries it covers). Australia may ...
Humans Projected to Number Ten Billion by 2050s, Half of us Living in Asia
National Geographic Society - 8/27/2016 8:45:52 PM
While Africa will see a doubling in population density in that period, several countries will experience a decline. There will be fewer people in Europe than there are today. The world population would hit the 10 billion mark in 2053 if the assumptions ...
Vancouver, Toronto named among 5 of the most ‘livable cities’ in the world
panamericanworld.com - 8/27/2016 4:21:00 PM
Melbourne topped the list, with a score of 97.5, as the world ... countries he wouldn’t place Toronto or Vancouver at the top of the index. Lee said he considers cities like Montreal, Halifax or Victoria to be much more livable and suggested that low ...
Singapore’s obsession with control is why it’s now the first country with self-driving taxis
Quartz - 8/22/2016 8:05:51 AM
If you cherish the freedom of the open country road, Singapore is probably not for you. Apart from being tiny, the tightly controlled city-state has one of the most highly managed driving environments in the world ... from crowd density to the exact ...
Economic Incentives Vital for Development of the Guiana Shield
Council On Hemispheric Affairs - 8/26/2016 7:06:50 PM
 The higher elevations are the Guiana Highlands, with flat-topped mountains and are the source of some of the world’s most spectacular waterfalls ... the Guiana Shield maintains a very low population density of just five persons per square kilometer ...
A fortress against fear
MSN - 8/28/2016 9:24:38 AM
They have stockpiled food and ammunition in the event of a total economic collapse or some other calamity commonly known around here as “The End of the World As We Know It ... from increasingly provocative countries such as North Korea or Iran ...
Some women with high breast density should get annual screenings, study says
Reading Eagle - 8/23/2016 10:13:31 AM
It concludes that a woman’s breast density should influence the frequency with which ... urged women to discuss with their physicians whether more frequent screening might be in order. But they have continued to be controversial; some activist and ...
Physicians density (per 1000 population) By Country
www.quandl.com - 8/21/2016 6:08:20 PM
This page shows Physicians ... For any country, click on the Country Page icon to see a collection of 65+ economic, health indicators for that country. Countries are grouped by region. A single sortable table showing all the countries of the world is ...
This New Tuberculosis Drug Could Change the World
FORTUNE - 8/19/2016 5:42:05 PM
The first-ever medicine approved for MDR-TB—and the first TB drug in four decades—J&J is now working with governments, physicians ... to the World Health Organization’s Essential Medicines List in 2015, has been registered in over 40 countries ...
Latvian bobsleigh world champion undergoes spinal surgery
inside the games - 8/27/2016 11:41:50 AM
"The rehabilitation period will be removed in close cooperation with the treating surgeon and the Latvian Olympic Team for physicians ... (IBSF) World Championships in Igls in Austria. This was the first ever bobsleigh world title for his country.
A saint who was more of a mother: Remembering Blessed Teresa
Hindustan Times - 8/28/2016 10:43:23 AM
But the nun who stepped out of Loreto in 1948, and made it her life’s mission to work for the “poorest of the poor” around the world has for years been revered ... And I saw this in country after country, situation after situation.
Muslim Americans prove daily that prejudices against them are wrong
m.lasvegassun.com - 8/28/2016 9:03:10 AM
Winston Churchill observed during the darkest days of World War II that “everyone is in ... at the top 10 U.S. cancer research centers are from other countries and the same is true for physicians, where almost 30 percent of the approximately 850,000 ...
How the world came together in Rio de Janeiro, if but briefly
malaysiasun.com - 8/23/2016 11:56:43 PM
As time goes on, world politics, economics, ethnic-racial-religious tensions and violence will continue to make fewer and fewer countries attractive destinations ... the world's rural and urban forests; high-density, high-rise developments; all are part ...