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National Statistics

Provincial/Territorial Statistics - PHARMACISTS

Pharmacists (as of January 1, 2016)

 

 

Jurisdiction
Pharmacists practising in community Pharmacists practising in hospital Pharmacists in other settings Total licensed pharmacists
Alberta
N/A
N/A
N/A

4,896

British Columbia
3,643
914
1,225

5,782

Manitoba
983
333
92

1,408

New Brunswick
675
142
38

855

Newfoundland and Labrador
538
114
47

699

Northwest Territories
45
5
0

45

Nova Scotia

1,066
185
100

1,351

Nunavut

10
0
0

10

Ontario
10,226
2,363
2,484

15,113

Prince Edward Island
154
25
13

192

Québec
6,723
1,595
425

8,743

Saskatchewan
1,102
265
201

1,568

Yukon

35
6
1

42

Canadian Forces*

75

0

26

101 

CANADA
25,200
5,947
4,626

40,704

 

 *Note: Pharmacists within the Canadian Forces are licensed provincially and therefore their statistics are already included in the jurisdiction where they hold their licence. These figures do not alter the total number of pharmacists practicing in Canada. This data is posted for information only.

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