Pharmacists per 10,000 people reached 8.01 persons in 2018 in Slovakia, according to OECD. This is 1.59 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, pharmacists per 10,000 people in Slovakia reached an all time high of 8.01 persons in 2018 and an all time low of 3.65 persons in 2000. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, pharmacists per 10,000 people in Austria amounted to 7.45 persons, 6.87 persons in Czech Republic and 8.10 persons in Hungary in 2018.
Slovakia has been ranked 16th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of pharmacists per 10,000 people, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Pharmacists, also known as druggists or chemists, are healthcare professionals who practice in pharmacy, the field of health sciences focusing on the safe and effective use of medication.