Sweden: Dentists per 1,000 people

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 Sweden

Dentists per 1,000 people

 Latest value 0.78
 Year 2019
 Measure dentists per 1,000 people
 Data availability 1995 - 2019
 Average 0.82
 Min - Max 0.78 - 0.87
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Sweden from 1995 to 2019. The average value for Sweden during that period was 0.82 dentists per 1,000 people with a minimum of 0.78 dentists per 1,000 people in 2019 and a maximum of 0.87 dentists per 1,000 people in 1995. The latest value from 2019 is 0.78 dentists per 1,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 24 countries is 0.71 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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Recent values chart
Sweden - Dentists per 1,000 people - Recent values chart

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Sweden - Dentists per 1,000 people - historical chart - 1995-2019




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


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