Table 6.2: HEALTH PERSONNEL BY LOCALS AND EXPATRIATES  - 2010
                   
  PUBLIC SECTOR    PRIVATE  SECTOR 
  MALE' ATOLLS REPUBLIC   REPUBLIC
  expat local expat local expat local   expat local
Doctors (MBBS) 58 39 218 6 276 45   4 5
Doctors (Specialists) 44 45 82 0 126 45   22 2
Nurses 342 264 639 569 981 833   44 10
Laboratory Scientists  0 0 0 0 0 0   3 1
Laboratory technicianss 1_/  28 109 94 41 122 150   - -
Physiotherapists 11 0 8 0 19 0   3 0
Radiographers 14 9 21 0 35 9   6 2
Dentist / Dental Mechanic / Dental Hygenist 1 18 4 1 5 19   1 7
Pharmacists / Pharmacy Asst.2_/ 0 0 0 0 0 0   177 70
Community Health Workers 0 2 0 276 0 278   - -
Family  Health Workers 0 0 0 313 0 313   - -
Foolhumaas (TBAs) 0 0 0 214 0 214   - -
Total 498 486 1066 1420 1564 1906   260 97
Pvt. sector includes ADK only except pharmacists                  
Source: Ministry of Health & Family                   
2_/:  All  Pharmacists / Pharmacy Assts. under pvt sector                  
1_/ : Includes Laboratory assistants, food technologists, micro biologists