Number of surgical procedures (per 100,000 population) - Country Ranking

Definition: The number of procedures undertaken in an operating theatre per 100,000 population per year in each country. A procedure is defined as the incision, excision, or manipulation of tissue that needs regional or general anaesthesia, or profound sedation to control pain.

Source: The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery (www.lancetglobalsurgery.org).

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Australia 28,907.00 2015
2 Colombia 27,385.00 2015
3 Denmark 21,197.00 2015
4 Belgium 20,712.00 2013
5 Latvia 18,395.00 2015
6 Sweden 15,228.00 2014
7 Brazil 13,940.00 2015
8 Austria 13,795.00 2014
9 Spain 10,579.00 2014
10 Estonia 9,684.00 2014
11 Finland 8,850.00 2014
12 Cayman Islands 8,771.00 2015
13 Belarus 8,741.00 2014
14 Russia 6,622.00 2010
15 Georgia 5,488.00 2014
16 Mongolia 5,339.00 2014
17 Andorra 5,178.00 2014
18 San Marino 5,145.00 2015
19 Sri Lanka 4,943.00 2015
20 Moldova 4,898.00 2014
21 Israel 4,879.00 2014
22 Cuba 4,757.00 2012
23 Kazakhstan 4,459.00 2015
24 Seychelles 4,268.00 2012
25 Armenia 4,198.00 2015
26 Bahrain 3,899.00 2012
27 Costa Rica 3,746.00 2014
28 Saudi Arabia 3,399.00 2012
29 Cyprus 3,057.00 2014
30 Kyrgyz Republic 3,045.00 2015
31 Peru 3,005.00 2011
32 Jordan 2,982.00 2015
33 China 2,732.00 2012
34 Turkmenistan 2,698.00 2015
35 Bhutan 2,639.00 2015
36 Uzbekistan 2,584.00 2015
37 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2,509.00 2015
38 Oman 2,293.00 2015
39 Belize 1,964.00 2014
40 Albania 1,900.00 2013
41 Azerbaijan 1,842.00 2015
42 Tajikistan 1,691.00 2015
43 Ecuador 1,552.00 2015
44 Guatemala 1,505.00 2012
45 Mexico 1,303.00 2015
46 Morocco 756.00 2015
47 Sierra Leone 400.00 2015
48 Burkina Faso 328.00 2012
49 Niger 263.00 2014
50 Uganda 248.00 2011
51 Nepal 209.00 2011
52 Bangladesh 161.00 2011
53 Yemen 158.00 2014
54 Chad 52.00 2012
55 Ethiopia 43.00 2011

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual