Nurses per 10,000 inhabitants reached 95.9 persons in 2012 in Belgium, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.48 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, nurses per 10,000 inhabitants in Belgium reached an all time high of 95.9 persons in 2012 and an all time low of 85.2 persons in 2004. When compared to Belgium's main peers, nurses per 10,000 inhabitants in Germany amounted to 123 persons and 121 persons in Luxembourg in 2012.
Belgium has been ranked 12th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of nurses per 10,000 inhabitants.
Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life.