Persons per doctor, or physician reached 625 persons in 2009 in Turkey, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, persons per doctor, or physician in Turkey reached an all time high of 1,111 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 625 persons in 2008. When compared to Turkey's main peers, persons per doctor, or physician in Bulgaria amounted to 270 persons and 164 persons in Greece in 2009.
Turkey has been ranked 1st within the group of 28 countries we follow in terms of persons per doctor, or physician, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Doctors (physicians) include generalist and specialist medical practitioners.