South Korea: Doctors per 1,000 people

(measure: doctors per 1,000 people; Source: OECD)
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South Korea: Doctors per 1,000 people

, 1981 - 2019: For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1981 to 2019. The average value for South Korea during that period was 1.41 doctors per 1,000 people with a minimum of 0.5 doctors per 1,000 people in 1981 and a maximum of 2.46 doctors per 1,000 people in 2019. The latest value from 2019 is 2.46 doctors per 1,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 30 countries is 3.37 doctors 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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Definition: The number of practicing physicians per 1,000 residents of the country.
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