Doctor Supply Growing In Canada

Posted on Friday, September 29, 2017 10:40 AM

A new report on doctor numbers in Canada.

The Canadian Institute for Health Information says there were more than 84-thousand doctors in Canada last year, an average of 230 for every 100-thousand people.

CIHI says the doctor supply is the highest its ever been and is growing faster than our population.

31-thousand of them work in Ontario, an average of 220 for every 100-thousand.

14-hundred are working in rural parts of the province.