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European Union Compared by Health > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people

DEFINITION: Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialized hospitals and rehabilitation centers. In most cases beds for both acute and chronic care are included.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Germany 8.9 per 1,000 people 2002
2 Czech Republic 8.8 per 1,000 people 2003
3 Lithuania 8.7 per 1,000 people 2003
4 Austria 8.3 per 1,000 people 2003
=5 Latvia 7.8 per 1,000 people 2003
=5 Hungary 7.8 per 1,000 people 2003
7 France 7.7 per 1,000 people 2003
=8 Finland 7.2 per 1,000 people 2003
=8 Slovakia 7.2 per 1,000 people 2003
10 Belgium 6.9 per 1,000 people 2002
11 Romania 6.6 per 1,000 people 2003
12 Bulgaria 6.3 per 1,000 people 2003
=13 Luxembourg 6 per 1,000 people 2003
=13 Estonia 6 per 1,000 people 2002
15 Poland 5.6 per 1,000 people 2002
16 Croatia 5.5 per 1,000 people 2004
17 Slovenia 5 per 1,000 people 2003
18 Malta 4.8 per 1,000 people 2003
=19 Greece 4.7 per 1,000 people 2000
=19 Netherlands 4.7 per 1,000 people 2001
=21 Cyprus 4.4 per 1,000 people 2002
=21 Italy 4.4 per 1,000 people 2002
23 Ireland 4.3 per 1,000 people 2003
24 United Kingdom 4.2 per 1,000 people 2003
25 Denmark 4 per 1,000 people 2003
26 Spain 3.8 per 1,000 people 2003
=27 Sweden 3.6 per 1,000 people 2000
=27 Portugal 3.6 per 1,000 people 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Health/Hospital-beds/Per-1,000-people

European Union Compared by Health > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people

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Interesting observations about Health > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people

  • 11 of the top 15 countries by hospital beds > per 1,000 people are European.
  • 12 of the top 16 countries by hospital beds > per 1,000 people are Cold countries'.
  • Japan has ranked in the top 2 for hospital beds > per 1,000 people since 1993.
  • Monaco has had the highest hospital beds > per 1,000 people since 1992.
  • Belarus has ranked in the top 2 for hospital beds > per 1,000 people since 1997.
  • Russia has ranked in the top 3 for hospital beds > per 1,000 people since 1999.
  • 2 of the top 5 countries by hospital beds > per 1,000 people are East Asian and Pacific.
  • China ranked second last for hospital beds > per 1,000 people amongst Non-religious countries in 2005.
  • Iceland has ranked in the top 7 for hospital beds > per 1,000 people since 1970.
  • 7 of the top 18 countries by hospital beds > per 1,000 people are NATO.
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