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Table 1 Ratio of population per one doctor, dentist and pharmacist in different regions of Thailand

From: Attitudes toward working in rural areas of Thai medical, dental and pharmacy new graduates in 2012: a cross-sectional survey

Region Doctora Dentistb Pharmacistc
Bangkok 850 : 1 1,167 : 1 3,667 : 1
Central (excluding Bangkok) 2,683 : 1 8,945 : 1 7,609 : 1
North 3,279 : 1 9,858 : 1 7,728 : 1
South 3,354 : 1 10,143 : 1 7,598 : 1
Northeast 5,308 : 1 17,663 : 1 11,171 : 1
  1. Source: Human Resources for Health Research and Development Office, Thailand.
  2. aData in 2007.
  3. bData in 2009.
  4. cData in 2012.