Number of female physicians reached 30,739 persons in 2019 in Portugal, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.20 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of female physicians in Portugal reached an all time high of 30,739 persons in 2019 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Portugal's main peers, number of female physicians in France amounted to 98,234 persons, 7,372 persons in Ireland and 117,133 persons in Spain in 2019.
Portugal has been ranked 12th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of female physicians, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Doctors (physicians) include generalist and specialist medical practitioners.