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Nursing Registration Exams Report

As part of the registration process, applicants must successfully complete a national registration examination. The following report provides information about the number of applicants who attempted the exams and the number that passed.


  • We have revised our Nursing Registration Exams Report 2021. Please refer to this May 17, 2022 version for the most accurate data. 
  • No report was published for the 2022 exam year. A report for 2023, including data for 2022, will be available in the coming weeks.


Registration Renewal Statistics Report (formerly Registration Statistics Report)

The Registration Renewal Statistics Report (formerly Registration Statistics Report) presents data on all nurses who renew a certificate of registration with CNO, which includes Registered Nurses (RN), Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) or Nurse Practitioners (NP). This report presents demographic and employment statistics of the nurses who renewed their registrations for 2023 (from November 30, 2022 to March 20, 2023) and compares it to data from the 2016-2022 renewal cycles.

Note: We have revised our Registration Renewal Statistics Report 2023. Please refer to this August 09, 2023 version for the most accurate data.

New Registrations Report

This report presents the number of new registrations in the most recent calendar year and compares it to data from previous years. It also includes information on which categories of nurses were newly registered and where they were trained.

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One-year evaluation report: temporary class and reinstatement regulation changes

This report provides an analysis of the impact of the Temporary Class and reinstatement regulation changes made in 2022. The report covers the period from Nov. 1, 2022 – Nov. 1, 2023 and looks at the changes’ effects on health human resources, applicants and registrants and employers.


If you are interested in an accessible PDF version or historical reports, please contact stats@cnomail.org.


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