Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Health workforce stock in the Sultanate, 1985–2007

From: Health workforce development planning in the Sultanate of Oman: a case study

Category Year
  1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2006 2007
Physicians 958 1441 2477 3258 4182 4579 4908
Dentists 53 84 143 262 448 496 524
Pharmacists 193 247 356 496 753 805 916
Nurses 2288 4147 6036 7829 9277 9615 10 394
Physiotherapists 44 50 69 150 161 198 232
Radiographers 64 161 232 334 480 550 593
Lab. Technicians 247 408 670 910 1169 1258 1331
Asst. pharmacists 112 186 367 688 912 1028 1200
  1. Source: Annual Health Information Report 2007, Ministry of Health