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Table 1 Overview of data availability by profession

From: Simulating future supply of and requirements for human resources for health in high-income OECD countries

Planning parameter Number of countries for which data were found
Population characteristics
 Population size and projections by age and sex 32
 Health status by agea and sex 31
Health care system characteristics Midwife model Nurse model Physician model
 Health care provision by age, sex, and health status 0 2 2
 Service provision per FTE provider per year 32 29 26
 Average total annual wages per FTE 0 28 27
 Average training cost per graduate 0 0 0
 Average replacement cost per FTE 0 1 0
 Number of new graduates per year 31 32 32
 Age distribution of new graduates 0 1 1
 Number of in-migrants per year 3 22 24
 Age distribution of in-migrants 0 0 0
 Exits per year by age 1 1 1
 Total yearly enrolment in training programs 1 1 1
 % of students completing training 0 1 1
 % of graduates remaining in-jurisdiction 0 1 1
 Head count of current supply 31 32 32
 Age distribution of current supply 3 3 29
 % of licensed workforce providing any patient care 24 19 1
 Average hours worked/week by participating workforce 0 1 1
  1. aData on the incidence of low birth weight by mother’s age were not found