Health Workers Density

2021-12-04
 


Number of health workers (practicing in direct service delivery) in the Gaza Strip
Number of health workers (practicing in direct service delivery) in the Gaza Strip
Indicator name Number of health workers (practicing in direct service delivery) in the Gaza Strip
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale To gain a picture of the health workers practicing in direct service delivery in the Gaza Strip
Indicator definition Number of health workers (practicing in direct service delivery) in the Gaza Strip
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Sum of all health workers practicing in direct service delivery (doctors, nurses, midwives, pharmacists, dentists, allied health sciences)
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
202111538
202010584
201910584
201810318


Number of health workers (including administrative and support staff) in the Gaza Strip
Number of health workers (including administrative and support staff) in the Gaza Strip
Indicator name Number of health workers (including administrative and support staff) in the Gaza Strip
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale To gain understanding on the total number of health workers practicing in the Gaza Strip
Indicator definition Number of all health workers (including administrative and support staff) practicing in the Gaza Strip
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Sum of all health workers practicing in the Gaza Strip
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
202117572
202016028
201916028
201815665


Number of doctors working in Palestine per 1000 population
Number of doctors working in Palestine per 1000 population
Indicator name Number of doctors working in Palestine per 1000 population
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of doctors practicing in health facilities in Palestine to the population
Indicator definition Density of doctors practicing in Palestine to every 1,000 of the population of Palestine
Numerator Total number of doctors (general and specialized) working in Palestine
Denominator Palestine population
Indicator calculation (numerator/denominator) * 1000
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data and population from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
20211.278
20201.118
20191.103
20181.113


Total number of administrative and support staff working in the health sector in Palestine
Total number of administrative and support staff working in the health sector in Palestine
Indicator name Total number of administrative and support staff working in the health sector in Palestine
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Administrative and support staff working in the health sector are part of the health workers. Knowing their availability allows for understanding the skill mix better
Indicator definition The total number of workers classified as administrative and support staff ( do not directly deliver services to patients) employed in the health sector in Palestine
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all administrative and support staff working in the health sector in Palestine
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Palestine HRH Observatory
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
202116898
202011658
201911153
201811116


Total number of administrative and support staff working in the health sector in the Gaza Strip
Total number of administrative and support staff working in the health sector in the Gaza Strip
Indicator name Total number of administrative and support staff working in the health sector in the Gaza Strip
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Administrative and support staff working in the health sector are part of the health workers. Knowing their availability allows for understanding the skill mix better
Indicator definition The total number of workers classified as administrative and support staff ( do not directly deliver services to patients) employed in the health sector in the Gaza Strip
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all administrative and support staff working in the health sector in the Gaza Strip
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Palestine HRH Observatory
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
202139052
202036438
201936068
201835856


Percentage of Practicing pharmacists out of the registered in the West Bank
Percentage of Practicing pharmacists out of the registered in the West Bank
Indicator name Percentage of Practicing pharmacists out of the registered in the West Bank
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale To understand the actual availability of pharmacists providing direct services to patients in the West Bank
Indicator definition Percentage of Practicing pharmacists out of the registered in the West Bank
Numerator Total numebr of pharmacists practicing in the West Bank
Denominator Total number of pharmacists registered in the West Bank
Indicator calculation (numerator/denominator) * 100
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Pharmacy association in the West Bank and HRH Observatory generated data
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
202129.37 %
202028.78 %
201932.69 %
201828.63 %


Total number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) working in Palestine
Total number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) working in Palestine
Indicator name Total number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) working in Palestine
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) practicing in health facilities in Palestine
Indicator definition Total number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) practicing in Palestine
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all allied health professionals (by profession) practicing in Palestine
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Palestine HRH Observatory
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Nutritionists and Dieticians Audiologists and Speech therapists Paramedics and ambulance drivers Other allied health sciences Medical imaging technicians Laboratory technicians Physiotherapists Psychologists Pharmaceutical assistants Community health workers
202170 76 602 788 805 2278 544 365 879 159
202069 76 543 724 781 2206 515 359 878 159
201969 76 525 724 782 2205 515 359 878 159
201874 77 516 722 791 2167 506 359 877 160


Number of pharmacists working in the West Bank per 1,000 population
Number of pharmacists working in the West Bank per 1,000 population
Indicator name Number of pharmacists working in the West Bank per 1,000 population
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of pharmacists practicing in health facilities in the West Bank to the population
Indicator definition Density of pharmacists practicing in the West Bank to every 1,000 of the population of the West Bank
Numerator Total number of pharmacists working in the West Bank
Denominator West Bank population
Indicator calculation (numerator/denominator) * 1,000
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data and population from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
20210.485
20200.486
20190.496
20180.505


Total number of specialized doctors (by specialty) in the West Bank
Total number of specialized doctors (by specialty) in the West Bank
Indicator name Total number of specialized doctors (by specialty) in the West Bank
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale To understand the availability of the different medical specialties in the West Bank
Indicator definition Total number of specialized doctors (by specialty) in the West Bank
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Sum of doctors from each medical specialty in the West Bank
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data and population from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
Category: Health Workers Density
2021Jobs TitlesSpecialized doctor
Plastic surgeon5
Emergency Medicine Specialist17
Pediatric Surgeon16
Urologist81
Diagnostic Radiologist80
Ophthalmology Surgeon 85
Gastroenterologist15
Thoracic Surgeon5
Rheumatologist7
Vascular Specialist17
Cardialogist68
Pulmonologist9
Orthopedist143
Neurological Surgeon26
Endoscopy Specialist4
Obstetrician/Gynacologist315
Cardiac surgeon11
General Surgeon158
Family Medicine Physician13
Psychiatrist34
Pediatrician275
Dermatovenerlogist49
Public Health Physician1
ICU Specialist1
Endocrinologist16
Neurologist29
Pathologist14
Forensic Medicine Specialist1
ENT Doctor85
Internal Medicine Specialist170
Anaesthesiologist119
Hematologist8
Oncologist8
Physiologist34
Gastroenterologist and liver surgeon2
2020Jobs TitlesSpecialized doctor
Plastic surgeon3
Emergency Medicine Specialist15
Pediatric Surgeon7
Urologist63
Diagnostic Radiologist52
Ophthalmology Surgeon 69
Gastroenterologist11
Thoracic Surgeon2
Rheumatologist5
Vascular Specialist12
Cardialogist56
Pulmonologist7
Orthopedist118
Neurological Surgeon15
Endoscopy Specialist4
Obstetrician/Gynacologist282
Cardiac surgeon4
General Surgeon132
Family Medicine Physician13
Psychiatrist32
Pediatrician241
Dermatovenerlogist41
Public Health Physician1
ICU Specialist1
Endocrinologist12
Neurologist24
Pathologist12
Forensic Medicine Specialist1
ENT Doctor74
Internal Medicine Specialist147
Anaesthesiologist84
Hematologist7
Oncologist6
Physiologist34
Gastroenterologist and liver surgeon2
2019Jobs TitlesSpecialized doctor
Plastic surgeon3
Emergency Medicine Specialist14
Pediatric Surgeon6
Urologist63
Diagnostic Radiologist48
Ophthalmology Surgeon 66
Gastroenterologist10
Thoracic Surgeon2
Rheumatologist5
Vascular Specialist12
Cardialogist51
Pulmonologist6
Orthopedist111
Neurological Surgeon14
Endoscopy Specialist4
Obstetrician/Gynacologist274
Cardiac surgeon1
General Surgeon126
Family Medicine Physician13
Psychiatrist32
Pediatrician229
Dermatovenerlogist40
Public Health Physician1
ICU Specialist1
Endocrinologist11
Neurologist23
Pathologist11
Forensic Medicine Specialist1
ENT Doctor71
Internal Medicine Specialist137
Anaesthesiologist72
Hematologist7
Oncologist6
Physiologist33
Gastroenterologist and liver surgeon2
2018Jobs TitlesSpecialized doctor
Plastic surgeon3
Emergency Medicine Specialist14
Pediatric Surgeon5
Urologist62
Diagnostic Radiologist49
Ophthalmology Surgeon 71
Gastroenterologist8
Thoracic Surgeon3
Rheumatologist5
Vascular Specialist12
Cardialogist51
Pulmonologist6
Orthopedist110
Neurological Surgeon14
Endoscopy Specialist4
Obstetrician/Gynacologist273
Cardiac surgeon1
General Surgeon125
Family Medicine Physician13
Psychiatrist32
Pediatrician225
Dermatovenerlogist38
Public Health Physician1
ICU Specialist1
Endocrinologist11
Neurologist22
Pathologist9
Forensic Medicine Specialist1
ENT Doctor72
Internal Medicine Specialist138
Anaesthesiologist73
Hematologist7
Oncologist7
Physiologist34
Gastroenterologist and liver surgeon3

Number of nurses working in the Gaza Strip per 1000 population
Number of nurses working in the Gaza Strip per 1000 population
Indicator name Number of nurses working in the Gaza Strip per 1000 population
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of nurses practicing in health facilities in the Gaza Strip to the population
Indicator definition Density of nurses practicing in the Gaza Strip to every 1,000 of the population of the Gaza Strip
Numerator Total number of nurses working in the Gaza Strip
Denominator Gaza Strip population
Indicator calculation (numerator/denominator) * 1,000
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources HRH Observatory system generated data and population from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
Category: Health Workers Density
Year Workers Numbers
20211.873
20201.704
20191.753
20181.761