Which Country Has the Most Generalist Medical Practitioners?

Number of Generalist Medical Practitioners (GMP) (persons), 2014 or latest
Health Care | January 1, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 36 countries in 2014, Germany ranked the highest in number of generalist medical practitioners, or GMP with 136,267 persons followed by France and USA. On the other end of the scale was Iceland with 188 persons, Luxembourg with 489 persons and Estonia with 1,168 persons.

Data for more countries are available at Number of Generalist Medical Practitioners (GMP) indicator page.

Number of Generalist Medical Practitioners (GMP) Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Australia persons 31,931 33,384 ... 34,997 35,538 ...
Canada persons 35,957 37,232 38,032 39,614 41,161 ...
Chile persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 15,066 14,873 14,973
France persons 104,225 103,349 103,262 101,896 101,803
Germany persons 123,068 124,837 128,090 130,891 132,224 ...
Indonesia persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 28,332 25,033 32,492 ... ...
Italy persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 56,789 ... ... 53,994 ...
Mexico persons 75,216 80,646 81,715 87,031 88,987 ...
Netherlands persons ... ... ... ... ... 20,436 20,813 20,848 23,301 24,111 ...
Portugal persons 19,538 20,221 21,170 21,917 22,125 ...
South Korea persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25,324 26,521 27,203 29,015 28,931
Spain persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 33,349 33,958 34,620 34,722 35,061 ...
Turkey persons 37,600 37,980 41,077 41,840 41,401 ...
USA persons 91,325 92,322 92,560 93,228 94,681 ...
United Kingdom persons 46,343 48,966 49,571 50,926 51,010