2021-05-14
 


Number of registered dentists in Palestine
Number of registered dentists in Palestine
Indicator name Number of registered dentists in Palestine
Indicator Category Registered health workers
Rationale Number of dentists professionally registered in Palestine
Indicator definition Total number of registered dentists at the dentistry association in Palestine
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all registered dentists at the dentistry association in Palestine
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Dentistry association in Palestine
Category: Registered health workers
Year Number of facilities
20194257
20184257


Number of private radiology centers in the West Bank
Number of private radiology centers in the West Bank
Indicator name Number of private radiology centers in the West Bank
Indicator Category Health Facilities
Rationale Availability of private radiology centers in the West Bank
Indicator definition Total number of radiology centers operated privately in the West Bank
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Sum of all radiology centers operated privately in the West Bank
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Health Facilities
Year Number of facilities
201946
201846


Number of doctors working in the Jordan Valley per 1000 population
Number of doctors working in the Jordan Valley per 1000 population
Indicator name Number of doctors working in the Jordan Valley per 1000 population
Indicator Category Availability of Health Workers in Vulnerable Areas
Rationale The availability of doctors (general and specialized) working in Jordan Valley to the population of the Jordan Valley
Indicator definition Total number of doctors (general and specialized) working in the Jordan Valley to the population of the Jordan Valley
Numerator Sum of all doctors working in the Jordan Valley
Denominator Jordan Valley population
Indicator calculation (numerator/denominator) * 1,000
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data and population data from OCHA
Category: Availability of Health Workers in Vulnerable Areas
Year Workers Numbers
20190.603
20180.548


Ratio of male to female health workers in the Gaza Strip
Ratio of male to female health workers in the Gaza Strip
Indicator name Ratio of male to female health workers in the Gaza Strip
Indicator Category Gender Distribution
Rationale To understand the gender mix between health workers.
Indicator definition The ratio of total male health workers to female health workers practicing in the Gaza Strip
Numerator Total male health workers practicing in the Gaza Strip
Denominator Total female health workers practicing in the Gaza Strip
Indicator calculation Numerator / denominator
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Gender Distribution
Year Workers Numbers
20191.526 : 1
20181.514 : 1


Age distribution of pharmacists working in Palestine
Age distribution of pharmacists working in Palestine
Indicator name Age distribution of pharmacists working in Palestine
Indicator Category Age Distribution
Rationale Age distribution allows for understanding of ability of young pharmacists to enter the market, as well as to understand the percentage of pharmacists who might leave the market within five years to allow for better planning of availability vs. need
Indicator definition Percentage of working pharmacists from each group in Palestine
Numerator All working pharmacists from each age group in Palestine
Denominator All working pharmacists in Palestine
Indicator calculation ( numerator/denominator) * 100  repeat for each age group
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Age Distribution
Year 18-30 31-45 46-54 55-59 60+
201914.3 % 61.2 % 14.8 % 3.8 % 5.9 %
201818.8 % 58.7 % 14.2 % 2.8 % 5.5 %


Number of private pharmacies in Palestine
Number of private pharmacies in Palestine
Indicator name Number of private pharmacies in Palestine
Indicator Category Health Facilities
Rationale Availability of private pharmacies in Palestine
Indicator definition Total number of private pharmacies operated privately in Palestine
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Sum of all pharmacies operated privately in Palestine
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Health Facilities
Year Number of facilities
20191242
20181242


Distribution of female health workers by profession in the West Bank
Distribution of female health workers by profession in the West Bank
Indicator name Distribution of female health workers by profession in the West Bank
Indicator Category Gender Distribution
Rationale To understand the gender distribution amongst the different health professions.
Indicator definition Percentage distribution of female health workers per profession in the West Bank
Numerator Female health workers by profession in the West Bank
Denominator Total Health workers by profession in the West Bank
Indicator calculation (Numerator / denominator )* 100  repeat for each profession
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Gender Distribution
Year General Doctor Allied health sciences Midwife Dentist Nurse Specialized doctor Pharmacist
2019254 1643 655 273 2860 201 760
2018257 1649 663 273 2874 206 757


Number of Dentistry schools in Palestine
Number of Dentistry schools in Palestine
Indicator name Number of Dentistry schools in Palestine
Indicator Category Pre-service training
Rationale Availability of dentistry training institutions in Palestine
Indicator definition The total number of registered dentistry schools in Palestine (West Bank and Gaza)
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all registered dentistry schools in Palestine
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Ministry of Education and Higher Education
Category: Pre-service training
Year
20194
20184


Number of health workers (including administrative and support staff) in the West Bank
Number of health workers (including administrative and support staff) in the West Bank
Indicator name Number of health workers (including administrative and support staff) in the West Bank
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale To gain understanding on the total number of health workers practicing in the West Bank
Indicator definition Total number of all practicing health workers in the West Bank
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Sum of all health workers practicing in the West Bank
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
201920104
201820133


Percentage distribution of doctors working in the West Bank by district
Percentage distribution of doctors working in the West Bank by district
Indicator name Percentage distribution of doctors working in the West Bank by district
Indicator Category Geographic Distribution
Rationale To understand the availability and distribution of doctors between the different districts of the West Bank
Indicator definition The percentage distribution of doctors between the districts of the West Bank
Numerator Total number of doctors practicing in each district in the West Bank
Denominator Total number of practicing doctors in the West Bank
Indicator calculation (numerator/denominator) * 100  repeated for each district
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Geographic Distribution
Year Salfit East Jerusalem Jerusalem Nablus Ramallah and Al-Bireh Qalqiliya Jericho Jenin Tubas Tulkarm Hebron Bethlehem
20192.6 % 11 % 3.3 % 13.9 % 15.4 % 3.5 % 3.3 % 8.2 % 2 % 6.1 % 20.3 % 10.4 %
20182.6 % 10.9 % 3.2 % 13.9 % 16.1 % 3.5 % 3.3 % 8.2 % 2 % 6 % 20.1 % 10.3 %