Number of female physicians reached 68,775 persons in 2018 in Japan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.20 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of female physicians in Japan reached an all time high of 68,775 persons in 2018 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Japan's main peers, number of female physicians in South Korea amounted to 29,128 persons and 311,347 persons in USA in 2018.
Japan has been ranked 7th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of number of female physicians.
Doctors (physicians) include generalist and specialist medical practitioners.