The Number of Physicians in Georgia is 1, 7 Times More than on Average across EU Countries

access_time2018-03-12 13:42:42

According to the study of the Curacio International Foundation (CIF) , the number of doctors per capita in Georgia is 1, 7 times more  than the average in Europe and the former USSR, while the number of nurses is 1, 8 times lower than in Europe and 1, 5 - than in post-Soviet space.


Most doctors in Georgia work in Tbilisi, while the regions see a deficit.


In 2016, the number of doctors in Georgia amounted to  24,082, while nurses - 36,595, excluding dentistry - 27,851.


At the same time Georgian doctors accept 4 or 3 patients per day, which is 2 times less than in Armenia and Azerbaijan and 5 times less than in the Baltic States and Germany.


The study also showed that in 2016,  a total of 684 students per 100 000 population received a medical degree, which is 2 times more than the average for Europe and the CIS states.




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