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Table 5 Human resources for health [49, 53, 69]

From: Medical tourism and policy implications for health systems: a conceptual framework from a comparative study of Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia

  Doctors per 1000 population Doctors Nurses per 1000 population Nurses
   Public (%) Private
(%)
  Public (%) Private (%)
Thailand 0.4 (2000) 78.4%
(2005)
21.6%
(2005)
2.8 (2000) 87.8%
(2005)
12.2%
(2005)
Singapore 1.5 (2003) 54.8%
(2009)
45.2%
(2009)
4.5 (2003) 68.5% (2009) 31.5%
(2009)
Malaysia 0.7 (2002) 60.1%
(2008)
39.9%
(2008)
1.8 (2002) 71.2%
(2008)
28.8% (2008)