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Table 5 Trends in proportion of university-educated health workers by occupation, 5 LIS countries, 1991–1997

From: Assessing human resources for health: what can be learned from labour force surveys?

  Denmark Netherlands Russian Federation United Kingdom United States of America
  1992 1997 1991 1994 1992 1995 1991 1997 1991 1997
Physicians 82% 96% 79% 85% 100% 100% 93% 98% 99% 100%
Nursing and midwifery professionals 80% 65% 25% 35% (57%) (75%) 58% 65% 85% 94%
Other health professionals 91% 94% (76%) (100%) 85% 100% 84% 97% 98% 99%
Nursing and midwifery associate professionals 80% 82% 12% 5% 59% 57% 37% 37% 32% 37%
Modern health associate professionals 54% 30% 24% 33% 50% 60% 35% 36% 72% 74%
  1. Note: Occupational classification at the 4-digit ISCO-88 level or equivalent. Figures in parentheses refer to sample size of fewer than 10 cases.