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Table 3 Distribution of medical staff by region (2010)

From: The human resource implications of improving financial risk protection for mothers and newborns in Zimbabwe

Region Doctors Clinical officers Nurses Skilled health workers
  Number Per 100,000 Number Per 100,000 Number Per 100,000 Number Per 100,000
Bulawayo 168 29.57 - - 2,460 432.98 Z628 462.55
Harare 349 23.92 20 1.37 4,309 295.38 4,678 320.67
Manicaland 26 1.68 3 0.19 1,476 95.60 1,505 97.48
Mashonaland Central 16 1.61 4 0.40 1,160 116.53 1,180 118.54
Mashonaland East 24 2.17 3 0.27 1,215 110.08 1,242 112.53
Mashonaland West 29 2.48 2 0.17 1,184 101.31 1,215 103.96
Masvingo 17 1.29 1 0.08 1,606 121.72 1,624 123.08
Matabeleland North 15 2.23 - - 947 140.62 962 142.85
Matabeleland South 22 3.37 - - 991 151.75 1,013 155.12
Midlands 23 1.97 2 0.17 1,684 143.89 1,709 146.62
TOTAL 689 6.47 35 0.33 17,032 159.85 17,756 166.64