Which Country Has the Most Cataract Surgeries per Population?

Cataract Surgeries Per 100,000 People, 2014 or latest
Health Care | January 1, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 29 countries in 2014, France ranked the highest in cataract surgeries per 100,000 people with 1,169 followed by Sweden and Austria. On the other end of the scale was Chile with 36.9, Mexico with 66.5 and Italy with 153.

Data for more countries are available at Cataract Surgeries Per 100,000 People indicator page.

Cataract Surgeries Per 100,000 People Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Australia ... ... ... ... ... ... 923 942 924 957 969 ... ...
Austria ... ... ... 897 933 1,000 1,069 1,123 ...
Belgium ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 960 1,024 1,058 1,068 1,101 ... ...
Canada ... ... ... ... ... 1,056 1,051 1,074 1,096 1,057 ... ...
Czech Republic ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 775 848 917 1,035 1,028 ...
Denmark ... ... 685 897 907 932 981
Estonia ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 888 929 1,027 1,080 1,103 ...
Finland 979 952 1,031 1,025 957 ...
France ... ... ... 965 1,021 1,065 1,105 1,146 ...
Germany ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 168 169 896 921 939 ...
Hungary ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 856 850 798 911 994 ... ...
Luxembourg ... ... 884 930 855 905 919 ...
Slovenia ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 871 838 787 885 889 ...
South Korea ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 707 760 822 880 861 ...
Sweden ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 654 730 813 849 942 ...