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

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).

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Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Denmark 21,197.00 2015
2 Belgium 20,712.00 2013
3 Latvia 18,395.00 2015
4 Sweden 15,228.00 2014
5 Austria 13,795.00 2014
6 Spain 10,579.00 2014
7 Estonia 9,684.00 2014
8 Finland 8,850.00 2014
9 Belarus 8,741.00 2014
10 Andorra 5,178.00 2014
11 San Marino 5,145.00 2015
12 Moldova 4,898.00 2014
13 Cyprus 3,057.00 2014
14 Albania 1,900.00 2013

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual