Nursing and midwifery labour force 2008 – AIHW – published 13 October 2010

Posted on October 15, 2010. Filed under: Nursing, Workforce | Tags: |

Nursing and midwifery labour force 2008 – AIHW – published 13 October 2010

AIHW bulletin no. 81 – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

“In 2008 the total number of registered and enrolled nurses estimated by the Nursing and Midwifery Labour Force Survey was 312,736, an increase of 10.6% since 2004. The nursing workforce continued to age between 1997 and 2008; the proportion of nurses aged 50 years or over increased from 18.9% to 34.4%. The number of full time equivalent nurses per 100,000 population increased by 15.2% between 2004 and 2008, and the profession continued to be predominantly female, with females comprising 91% of employed nurses in 2008.”

Authored by AIHW.

Published 13 October 2010; ISSN 1446-9820; ISBN-13 978-1-74249-066-3; AIHW cat. no. AUS 130

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