General statistics on doctors in Norway
As of 21st October 2019, 31 848 physicians and 4 760 medical students are members of The Norwegian Medical Association, bringing the total to 36 608 members. The database of The Norwegian Medical Association indicates a number of about 33 416 physicians in Norway, of which about 28 542 are active and under 70 years of age in Norway. Out of these 26 974 or 94,5 % are members, and 51,6 % are women (52,3 % women among members). Among physicians who are active and under 70 years of age, at least 17,2 % have foreign citizenship (at least 5 016), most from Germany, Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Hungary, Serbia and Russia.