Nurses per 10,000 inhabitants reached 112 persons in 2012 in Sweden, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.453 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, nurses per 10,000 inhabitants in Sweden reached an all time high of 112 persons in 2012 and an all time low of 85.6 persons in 1993. When compared to Sweden's main peers, nurses per 10,000 inhabitants in Denmark amounted to 163 persons, 142 persons in Finland, 166 persons in Norway and 74.6 persons in Russia in 2012.
Sweden has been ranked 8th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of nurses per 10,000 inhabitants, 1 places behind 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.