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Table 5 Health resources per capita in China and some high-income countries in the world in 2016. Source: [68, 69]

From: Overcoming COVID-19 in China despite shortcomings of the public health system: what can we learn?

Country Current Health Expenditure p.c. [PPP US$] Hospitals per million population Number of beds per 1000 population Doctors per 1000 population Nurses per 1000 population
Germany 5568.27 37.64 6.06 4.19 10.84
United Kingdom 4182.18 29.29 2.57 2.78 6.45
United States of America 9941.35 17.14 2.77 2.59
Japan 4424.98 66.51 13.11 2.43 11.34
Republic of Korea 2745.07 73.92 11.98 2.29 6.82
Canada 4809.28 19.99 2.60 2.69 9.96
Australia 4634.65 55.93 3.84 3.58 9.55
China 762.98 21.07 4.02 1.88 2.54