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One out of eight nurses have returned

Statistical news from Statistics Sweden 2022-11-03 8.00

Six years ago, 4 200 nurses that had left the nursing profession, were asked if they could consider returning to nursing and health and social care sector. In 2020, the first year of the pandemic, one out of eight of those who participated in the survey had returned to the nursing profession. Among those who could consider returning, the percentage that did return were higher.

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