The National Nursing Database

A Profile of Nursing Licensure in the U.S.

Valuing innovation, integrity and transparency, NCSBN is providing the first-ever comprehensive source of nursing licensure statistics for the U.S. and its territories. This data is compiled by NCSBN's database, Nursys, which is an electronic information system where boards of nursing enter licensure data on a frequent basis. Of NCSBN’s 58 (RN and PN) member boards, 57 share licensure data.

All Active Licenses By State Statistics

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Past Statistics

Notes: *Data is presented in the aggregate, no individual identifying information is presented.