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Number of People per Active Physician by Specialty, 2017


Table 1.2. Number of People per Active Physician by Specialty, 2017
Specialty
Total Active Physicians
People Per Physician
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Source: AMA Physician Masterfile (December 2017) and Annual Estimates of the Resident Population by Single Year of Age and Sex for the United States: April 1, 2010, to July 1, 2017, from the U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. Release date: April 2018. Note: The population under age 21 was used in calculations for Pediatrics, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, and Pediatric Cardiology. The population over age 64 was used in calculations for Geriatric Medicine.