Nurse to doctor ratio reached 3.87 persons in 2013 in Norway, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.888 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, nurse to doctor ratio in Norway reached an all time high of 3.93 persons in 2009 and an all time low of 3.50 persons in 2008.
Norway has been ranked 4th within the group of 26 countries we follow in terms of nurse to doctor ratio, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Many nurses provide care within the ordering scope of physicians, and this traditional role has come to shape the historic public image of nurses as care providers.