This infographic presents the nursing situation in the Region of the Americas in a concise way. It contains sex-disaggregated data and percentages reflecting the situation of the nursing professionals compared with that of the health workers in all countries. The information is based on the State of the world's nursing 2020: investing in education, jobs and leadership, published by the World Health Organization. It is addressed to governments, ministries of health, universities, professionals, students, and other interested parties.
PAHO/WHO May 2021