Jordan: Medical tourism profile



Inbound medical tourism 2019 200,000
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Tourists 2019 4.5 million
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Population 2021 10.3 million
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Healthcare is a mix of public hospitals, private hospitals and private clinics, generally modern and of a good standard. Medical facilities outside Amman are basic.


Medical tourism numbers in

The total number of medical tourists, including restricted and non-restricted nationalities, for the first eight months of 2019 was 160,000 patients.  The remaining four months tends to get fewer patients but increased numbers from restricted countries may balance this. This could give a 2019 total of 230,000 but figures do include people accompanying patients. Even if actual patient


Medical tourism numbers out

A few thousand.


Medical tourism promotion

The Ministry of Tourism is working to develop clear marketing policies for tourism and medical tourism in Jordan and then ways to implement and follow to direct patients to private hospitals, and to have a system to classify private hospitals and to provide credibility and transparency.

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