Number of female physicians reached 21,783 persons in 2018 in Sweden, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.61 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of female physicians in Sweden reached an all time high of 21,783 persons in 2018 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Sweden's main peers, number of female physicians in Denmark amounted to 12,844 persons and 12,884 persons in Norway in 2018.
Sweden has been ranked 17th within the group of 32 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.