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 - 8/19/2016 2:25:49 AM
This statistic depicts the physicians density worldwide as of 2013, by WHO region. As of that year, the average density in Southeast Asia stood at 5.9 physicians per 10,000 inhabitants. The world average was around 14 physicians per 10,000 inhabitants ...
Save Thousands As A Medical Tourist In These 5 Countries
The Huffington Post - 8/26/2016 7:25:19 AM
People around the world are realizing the benefits of the country's high-quality ... With hundreds of board-certified physicians, surgeons, and dentists practicing in or near the capital city of San José, health travel has gained a strong foothold ...
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 ...
New ASUS ZenFone 3 Series, ZenBook 3 and ASUS Transformer 3 Pro launched in India : Details, Images and Prices
gizmoids.com - 8/26/2016 11:28:42 AM
India is one of the first countries to have access to the new line-up of ASUS ... that provides up to four-times-better sound quality than CDs and the world’s first smartphone with virtual 7.1-channel surround sound with DTS Headphone:X.
Roaring Back to Life: The State Museum steps back 3.5 billion years to explore New Jersey’s geology
Central Jersey - 8/26/2016 6:56:41 AM
The skeleton of the Dryptosaurus, the world’s first carnivorous dinosaur ... was similar to New Jersey’s. Today, the density of population and the built environment make it difficult to access fossils in the Garden State, “although most of our ...
Global Entrepreneurs, Take Note: This Is The World's Most Livable City For The Sixth Year In A Row
Forbes - 8/18/2016 6:04:44 PM
For the past six years, my work as a journalist and editor has taken me on something of an extended – as travel agents like to call it – “round-the-world trip ... in wealthier countries with a relatively low population density,” The EIU reports.
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 ...
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 ...
Scottish heritage experts to help rebuild war-torn Syria
The Scotsman - 8/26/2016 10:09:58 AM
Edinburgh World Heritage will be drafted in to ... on the destruction of the country’s priceless monuments and artefacts. Speaking at the Royal College of Physicians in Edinburgh, he called on the international community to redouble its efforts to ...
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 ...
Daily Digest 8/25 - The Mobile And The Stuck, Can Going Cash-Free Make The World Richer?
peakprosperity.com - 8/25/2016 8:30:56 AM
Some countries, however, are doing away with cash altogether ... engineers may look at their calculations for wing surface and atmospheric air density, and state that the jet can safely fly up to, say, an altitude of 60,000 feet.”
Electric Vehicles To Make Up Half of the Global Electric Vehicle Market by 2024
Auto Service World - 8/25/2016 11:51:22 AM
country, drivetrain and automaker, extend through 2024. Also provided are forecasts by automaker and vehicle class (luxury vs. economy), along with discussion of the underlying forecast assumptions such as lithium ion (Li-ion) energy density, Li-ion ...
Melbourne still the world’s most liveable city
The Move Channel - 8/18/2016 3:34:25 PM
The secret to world-class living is not just peace and stability, though: those that score best tend to be mid-sized cities in wealthier countries with a relatively low population density. These can foster a range of recreational activities without leading ...