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Former British colonies 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Barbados 7.56 per 1,000 people 1996
2 Australia 7.4 per 1,000 people 2002
=3 Israel 6.1 per 1,000 people 2003
=3 New Zealand 6.1 per 1,000 people 2002
5 Grenada 5.7 per 1,000 people 2003
6 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5.5 per 1,000 people 2003
7 Dominica 3.9 per 1,000 people 2002
8 Canada 3.7 per 1,000 people 2002
9 Zambia 3.48 per 1,000 people 1981
=10 Trinidad and Tobago 3.4 per 1,000 people 2001
=10 The Bahamas 3.4 per 1,000 people 2002
12 Swaziland 3.37 per 1,000 people 1970
13 United States 3.3 per 1,000 people 2003
14 Saint Lucia 3.2 per 1,000 people 2002
15 Sri Lanka 3.1 per 1,000 people 2002
=16 Guyana 2.9 per 1,000 people 2001
=16 Singapore 2.9 per 1,000 people 2001
18 Bahrain 2.8 per 1,000 people 2003
=19 Fiji 2.6 per 1,000 people 1999
=19 Brunei 2.6 per 1,000 people 2000
21 Antigua and Barbuda 2.5 per 1,000 people 2003
22 Qatar 2.4 per 1,000 people 2002
=23 Egypt 2.2 per 1,000 people 2003
=23 Kuwait 2.2 per 1,000 people 2002
=23 United Arab Emirates 2.2 per 1,000 people 2002
26 Malaysia 1.9 per 1,000 people 2001
=27 Jordan 1.7 per 1,000 people 2003
=27 Maldives 1.7 per 1,000 people 2000
29 Nigeria 1.67 per 1,000 people 1990
30 Kenya 1.65 per 1,000 people 1990
31 Lesotho 1.63 per 1,000 people 1975
32 Bhutan 1.6 per 1,000 people 1999
33 Botswana 1.58 per 1,000 people 1990
34 Ghana 1.46 per 1,000 people 1990
35 Jamaica 1.4 per 1,000 people 2003
36 Malawi 1.34 per 1,000 people 1998
37 Belize 1.3 per 1,000 people 2003
38 Sierra Leone 1.21 per 1,000 people 1980
39 Uganda 0.92 per 1,000 people 1991
40 India 0.9 per 1,000 people 2003
41 Tanzania 0.89 per 1,000 people 1992
=42 Sudan 0.7 per 1,000 people 2002
=42 Pakistan 0.7 per 1,000 people 2003
44 The Gambia 0.61 per 1,000 people 1990
=45 Burma 0.6 per 1,000 people 2000
=45 Yemen 0.6 per 1,000 people 2001
47 Zimbabwe 0.51 per 1,000 people 1990
48 Somalia 0.4 per 1,000 people 1997
49 Bangladesh 0.3 per 1,000 people 1999

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/Former-British-colonies/Health/Hospital-beds/Per-1,000-people

Former British colonies 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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