Health Workers Density

2020-09-29
 


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
Indicator Unit: -
National Target: -
International Target: -
Year Workers Numbers
201920105
201820105


Number of pharmacists working in the Gaza Strip
Number of pharmacists working in the Gaza Strip
Indicator name Number of pharmacists working in the Gaza Strip
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of pharmacists practicing in health facilities in the Gaza Strip
Indicator definition Total number of pharmacists practicing in the Gaza Strip
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all pharmacists practicing in the Gaza Strip
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Palestine HRH Observatory
Category: Health Workers Density
Indicator Unit: -
National Target: -
International Target: -
Year Workers Numbers
2019996
2018996


Ratio of nurses to doctors working in hospitals in Palestine by sector of employment
Ratio of nurses to doctors working in hospitals in Palestine by sector of employment
Indicator name Ratio of nurses to doctors working in hospitals in Palestine by sector of employment
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale To monitor skill mix between doctors and nurses at the hospital setting by sector of employment
Indicator definition Ratio of nurses to doctors working in hospitals in Palestine by sector of employment
Numerator Number of nurses working in hospitals in Palestine
Denominator number of doctors working in hospitals in Palestine
Indicator calculation Numerator / denominator -- repeated by sector of employment
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Palestine HRH Observatory
Category: Health Workers Density
Indicator Unit: -
National Target: -
International Target: -
Year UNRWA Ministry of Health Private Sector Military Health Services NGO
20192.86 : 1 1.75 : 1 3.43 : 1 1.14 : 1 2.16 : 1
20182.86 : 1 1.75 : 1 2.77 : 1 1.44 : 1 2.21 : 1


Number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) working in the West Bank
Number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) working in the West Bank
Indicator name Number of allied health sciences professionals (by profession) working in the West Bank
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of allied health professionals (by profession) practicing in health facilities in the West Bank
Indicator definition Total number of allied health professionals (by profession) practicing in the West Bank
Numerator N/A
Denominator N/A
Indicator calculation Count of all allied health professionals (by profession) practicing in the West Bank
Measurement Frequency Yearly
Data Sources Palestine HRH Observatory
Category: Health Workers Density
Indicator Unit: -
National Target: -
International Target: -
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
201952 33 231 372 435 1312 224 206 451 141
201852 33 231 372 435 1312 224 206 451 141


Number of pharmacists working in Palestine per 1000 population
Number of pharmacists working in Palestine per 1000 population
Indicator name Number of pharmacists working in Palestine per 1000 population
Indicator Category Health Workers Density
Rationale Availability of pharmacists practicing in health facilities in Palestine to the population
Indicator definition Density of pharmacists practicing in Palestine to every 1,000 of the population of Palestine
Numerator Total number of pharmacists working in Palestine
Denominator Palestine 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
Indicator Unit: per 1,000 population - Palestine
National Target: -
International Target: -
Year Workers Numbers
20190.5
20180.51