Global atlas of the health workforce

World Health Organization, web site

World Health Organization

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Languages: English


Maintained by WHO, the Global Atlas of the Health Workforce includes statistics on the numbers and density of health workers for all 193 Member States.

The main (aggregated) data set provides information on nine occupational categories, while the disaggregated data set has information on eighteen occupational categories. Data on the distribution of the health workforce by age, sex and urban/rural are also available for some countries.