Pharmacists per 10,000 people reached 7.05 persons in 2018 in Switzerland, according to OECD. This is 0.751 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pharmacists per 10,000 people in Switzerland reached an all time high of 7.12 persons in 2016 and an all time low of 3.36 persons in 1980. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, pharmacists per 10,000 people in Austria amounted to 7.45 persons, 10.6 persons in France, 6.73 persons in Germany and 11.9 persons in Italy in 2018.
Switzerland has been ranked 22nd within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of pharmacists per 10,000 people, 1 places behind 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.