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Health > Duration of hospitalisation: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Average length of stay in a hospital per patient admitted to acute care (2000)..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 9.3 days 2000
2 NetherlandsNetherlands 9 days 2000
3 FranceFrance 8.5 days 2000
4 BelgiumBelgium 8 days 2000
5 CanadaCanada 7.2 days 2000
6 ItalyItaly 7 days 2000
7 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 6.9 days 2000
8 IrelandIreland 6.4 days 2000
9 AustriaAustria 6.3 days 2000
10 AustraliaAustralia 6.1 days 2000
11 NorwayNorway 6 days 2000
12 United StatesUnited States 5.8 days 2000
13 SwedenSweden 5 days 2000
14 New ZealandNew Zealand 4.9 days 2000
15 FinlandFinland 4.4 days 2000
16 DenmarkDenmark 3.8 days 2000

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Duration of hospitalisation", OECD Health Data 2003 and OECD Health Data 2002. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Duration-of-hospitalisation

Health > Duration of hospitalisation: Countries Compared Map

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