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Table 4 Omanization status in health subsectors by category, 2007

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

Category MoH Other Govt.* Private sector Oman
Physicians 29.0% 53.9% 2.3% 24.6%
Dentists 42.0% 84.2% 1.0% 18.9%
Pharmacists 54.0% 65.8% 0.1% 14.3%
Nurses 64.0% 19.9% 6.5% 55.4%
Physiotherapists 68.0% 90.0% 3.9% 56.5%
Radiographers 60.0% 56.0% 1.8% 54.3%
Lab. technicians 55.0% 66.7% 0.9% 46.5%
Asst. pharmacists 67.0% 54.8% 6.6% 50.8%
Overall 68.0% 54.6% 4.8% 58.1%
  1. *Includes SQU Hospital, Petroleum Development Oman and Royal Oman Police, excludes Armed Forces.
  2. Source: Annual Health Information Report 2007, Ministry of Health