Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Virgin Islands

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,030
2002 1,060
2003 1,050
2004 1,410
2005 1,140
2006 1,210
2008 1,300
2009 1,380
2010 1,170
2011 1,150
2012 1,200
2013 1,000
2014 1,080
2015 940
2016 1,100
2017 1,100
2018 1,260

Individual occupations

Pharmacists

Year Number
2001 30
2002 30
2003 30
2004 40
2005 30
2006 30
2007 40
2008 60
2009 60
2010 70
2011 60
2012 60
2013 60
2014 50
2015 80
2016 70
2017 90
2018 60

Internists, General

Year Number
2007 70
2008 70
2009 70

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 50
2008 60
2009 40
2010 80
2011 90
2012 80
2014 30
2015 30
2016 90
2017 100
2018 130

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2001 30
2012 30

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2007 30

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2001 380
2002 330
2003 340
2004 470
2005 410
2006 440
2007 420
2008 410
2009 440
2010 360
2012 330
2013 300
2014 330
2015 250
2016 310
2018 350

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 70
2018 100

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2004 60
2008 30
2009 40
2010 50

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2001 40
2002 40
2003 50
2004 50
2005 30
2007 30
2008 30
2009 50
2014 30
2016 50

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2008 30
2013 30

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2004 30

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2001 40
2004 80
2005 40
2006 40
2007 50
2008 50

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2003 40
2004 50
2005 30
2006 40
2007 60
2008 80
2009 50
2010 70
2011 90
2012 80
2013 70
2014 90
2015 110
2016 100
2017 90
2018 60

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2001 180
2002 210
2003 210
2004 250
2005 180
2006 190
2007 190
2008 180
2009 160
2010 120
2011 100
2013 100
2014 100
2015 90
2017 80
2018 170

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2018 30

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2001 40
2002 30