Germany: Dentists per 1,000 people

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 Germany

Dentists per 1,000 people

 Latest value 0.86
 Year 2020
 Measure dentists per 1,000 people
 Data availability 1992 - 2020
 Average 0.78
 Min - Max 0.66 - 0.86
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1992 to 2020. The average value for Germany during that period was 0.78 dentists per 1,000 people with a minimum of 0.66 dentists per 1,000 people in 1992 and a maximum of 0.86 dentists per 1,000 people in 2014. The latest value from 2020 is 0.86 dentists per 1,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 21 countries is 0.72 dentists per 1,000 people. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Germany - Dentists per 1,000 people - Recent values chart

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Germany - Dentists per 1,000 people - historical chart - 1992-2020




Definition: The number of practicing dentists per 1,000 residents of the country.


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