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
Here's a map that shows the extreme disparity in population density across the world
Business Insider - 3/18/2017 10:54:21 AM
You may have heard that the majority of the world’s population actually lives within a relatively small circle that covers China, India, Japan, and other parts of Southeast Asia. That’s a pretty extreme example of population density – but here’s ...
5 Maps That Show China's Biggest Limitations
zerohedge.com - 3/24/2017 12:53:06 AM
East Asia holds the second and third largest world economies: China and Japan. The relationship between them and the US define modern East Asian geopolitics. The above map shows the countries of ... map shows population density in China with the 15-inch ...
New maps compare Detroit’s population density to cities around the world
detroit.curbed.com - 3/23/2017 1:01:27 AM
But how does Detroit’s population density really compare to other big cities around the country and the world? New maps created by SpareFoot Moving Guides provide an interesting perspective. The maps take into account the 139 square miles of land in the ...
Italy’s Struggling Economy Has World’s Healthiest People
Bloomberg - 3/20/2017 12:00:35 AM
While Italy is among the most developed countries, growth has stagnated for decades, almost 40 percent of its youngsters are out of jobs and it’s saddled with one of the world’s highest ... said Tom Kenyon, a physician and CEO of the global relief ...
How health care works around the world
CNN - 3/17/2017 11:02:42 AM
"It's about managing demand," said Dr. Steve Mowle, one of the nine physicians at the practice and a spokesman ... Their health care is free and universal and has been since the formation of the country's National Health Service in 1948.
Johns Hopkins makes history by naming its 1st black female neurosurgeon
nytlive.nytimes.com - 3/21/2017 11:58:13 PM
Known as “Match Day” across the nation, March 17th is the equivalent of Christmas for graduating medical students in the U.S. All across the country, hopeful young ... the most formative periods in a young physician’s career, residency can extend ...
Review - One World Now
Metapsychology Online Reviews - 3/21/2017 9:10:35 AM
as a way to equalize the use of energetic resources in poorer and richer countries with different population density. He proceeds by evaluating the political role of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the adequacy of its free trade policies by taking ...
Engineering growth: Innovative capacity and development
voxeu.org - 3/24/2017 12:10:09 AM
We show that the 1862 programme led to more engineering graduates in 1880, which was not the case for lawyers or physicians ... density across Latin America, and the mother colonial countries of Spain and Portugal, suggest that the New World inherited ...
The Weird Geography of Population Density
CityLab - 3/22/2017 7:57:49 AM
“Conventional population density maps unfortunately don’t convey this information convincingly, as they often use abstract symbology such as heat maps or tiny dots. This gave me the idea to reshape the existing spatial data of the world’s population ...
Michelin introduces four new tires
reviews.mtbr.com - 3/24/2017 12:31:38 AM
Michelin is a long-standing brand in the mountain bike world with the iconic green ... strength due to the use of a very high-density reinforcing ply. Cross Shield: A 3 x 110 TPI version for cross country use. It is lightweight and durable, as well as ...
Countries with the highest physicians density worldwide 2013
www.statista.com - 3/21/2017 10:50:48 AM
This statistic depicts the countries with the highest physicians density worldwide as of 2013. As of that year, Cuba was the country with the third highest number of physicians in relation to its population. There were some 67 physicians per every 10,000 ...
Ranking Caribbean Countries By Population Density
Caribbean Journal - 10/22/2013 11:46:59 PM
The World Bank’s recently-released World ... This one focuses on population density, or, to put it another way, what are the Caribbean’s most crowded and least crowded countries? According to the data, it’s Suriname that is the most sparsely ...
Primus Power Announces Completion of $32M Financing Round
Financial Content - 3/23/2017 8:56:53 PM
With technical innovations protected by 34 patents in 9 countries/regions, the Company’s EnergyPod systems offer exceptional reliability, modularity, and energy density at an industry-leading low total cost of ownership. www.primuspower.com About ...
Will Japan really get tough on smoking or is it just hot air?
Asian Correspondent - 3/24/2017 1:00:16 AM
The new proposal, to be submitted to Parliament in June, now excludes establishments less than 30 square metres in size – making many bars and restaurants in high-density ... of the World Health Organisation (WHO), told Japan Times that “countries ...
In his own words, Mike Adamle remembers a life full of action, laughs and heart
theathletic.com - 3/24/2017 12:45:57 AM
In 2008, a complete neurological study showed his brain had lost some of its density, which resulted in slow processing ... and her poster was on the bedroom of every kid under 20 in the country. In the days leading up to it, I got really nervous.