Nurses per 10,000 inhabitants reached 82.6 persons in 2013 in Slovenia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 1.42 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, nurses per 10,000 inhabitants in Slovenia reached an all time high of 83.0 persons in 2011 and an all time low of 68.5 persons in 2000. When compared to Slovenia's main peers, nurses per 10,000 inhabitants in Austria amounted to 78.8 persons and 64.2 persons in Hungary in 2013.
Slovenia has been ranked 10th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of nurses per 10,000 inhabitants, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
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.