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
Countries with the highest physicians density worldwide 2013
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Physicians density (per 1000 population) By Country
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China adds cinemas, but seats go unfilled away from big cities
NWA Online - 1/16/2017 1:51:05 AM
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The Venus Smiley Emoji
vofoundation.org - 1/17/2017 12:45:29 AM
If you were to try to walk through it, assuming you had a sturdy astronaut suit capable of sustaining acid rain, then you would face an atmospheric density equivalent to ... some of the largest telescopes in the world. Moving a mile from her Ph.
World Automotive Sales Setting New Records
newgeography.com - 1/14/2017 5:35:22 AM
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Costa Rica Among The Countries With The Best Healthcare In The World
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The Times-Picayune - 1/10/2017 11:38:01 AM
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Outgoing CDC chief talks about agency’s successes — and his greatest fear
Washington Post - 1/16/2017 10:47:58 AM
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On This Day in Math - January 17
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Israel builds world's tallest solar thermal tower in Negev Desert
Euronews - 1/11/2017 11:01:03 AM
“The reason our tower is the tallest tower in the world is not that we were seeking to break any world records, but because of the density of the solar field ... endless supply of sunshine, but the country lags behind in putting solar power on ...
Ranking Caribbean Countries By Population Density
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Around the world, old, rural voters count more than young people in cities
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In Argentina, the sparsely populated rural areas (where votes count 180 times more than those cast in Buenos Aires) receive massive cash transfers that are pushing the country's fragile ... of rural areas and the density of cities, making the divide ...
Major cities in many countries have become progressively less dense
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