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Health > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people: Countries Compared

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 MonacoMonaco 19.57 per 1,000 people 1995
2 Virgin IslandsVirgin Islands 18.68 per 1,000 people 1996
3 GreenlandGreenland 14.35 per 1,000 people 1970
4 JapanJapan 14.3 per 1,000 people 2003
5 MongoliaMongolia 11.49 per 1,000 people 1991
6 BelarusBelarus 11.3 per 1,000 people 2003
7 RussiaRussia 10.5 per 1,000 people 2003
8 GermanyGermany 8.9 per 1,000 people 2002
9 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 8.8 per 1,000 people 2003
10 UkraineUkraine 8.8 per 1,000 people 2003
11 LithuaniaLithuania 8.7 per 1,000 people 2003
12 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 8.3 per 1,000 people 2003
13 AustriaAustria 8.3 per 1,000 people 2003
14 HungaryHungary 7.8 per 1,000 people 2003
15 LatviaLatvia 7.8 per 1,000 people 2003
16 FranceFrance 7.7 per 1,000 people 2003
17 KazakhstanKazakhstan 7.7 per 1,000 people 2003
18 IcelandIceland 7.6 per 1,000 people 2002
19 BarbadosBarbados 7.56 per 1,000 people 1996
20 AustraliaAustralia 7.4 per 1,000 people 2002
21 SlovakiaSlovakia 7.2 per 1,000 people 2003
22 FinlandFinland 7.2 per 1,000 people 2003
23 San MarinoSan Marino 7.16 per 1,000 people 1990
24 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 7.11 per 1,000 people 1997
25 South KoreaSouth Korea 7.1 per 1,000 people 2003
26 BelgiumBelgium 6.9 per 1,000 people 2002
27 MoldovaMoldova 6.7 per 1,000 people 2003
28 RomaniaRomania 6.6 per 1,000 people 2003
29 BermudaBermuda 6.3 per 1,000 people 1996
30 BulgariaBulgaria 6.3 per 1,000 people 2003
31 SeychellesSeychelles 6.28 per 1,000 people 1989
32 Netherlands AntillesN. Antilles 6.15 per 1,000 people 1996
33 TajikistanTajikistan 6.1 per 1,000 people 2003
34 IsraelIsrael 6.1 per 1,000 people 2003
35 New ZealandNew Zealand 6.1 per 1,000 people 2002
36 Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ 6 per 1,000 people 2002
37 IndonesiaIndonesia 6 per 1,000 people 1998
38 LuxembourgLuxembourg 6 per 1,000 people 2003
39 EstoniaEstonia 6 per 1,000 people 2002
40 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 6 per 1,000 people 2002
41 GrenadaGrenada 5.7 per 1,000 people 2003
42 PolandPoland 5.6 per 1,000 people 2002
43 UzbekistanUzbekistan 5.5 per 1,000 people 2003
44 Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ 5.5 per 1,000 people 2003
45 CroatiaCroatia 5.5 per 1,000 people 2004
46 MacauMacau 5.3 per 1,000 people 1970
47 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 5.3 per 1,000 people 2004
48 PalauPalau 5 per 1,000 people 1998
49 SloveniaSlovenia 5 per 1,000 people 2003
50 CubaCuba 4.9 per 1,000 people 2003
51 Hong KongHong Kong 4.89 per 1,000 people 1985
52 MaltaMalta 4.8 per 1,000 people 2003
53 Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ 4.74 per 1,000 people 1991
54 NetherlandsNetherlands 4.7 per 1,000 people 2001
55 GreeceGreece 4.7 per 1,000 people 2000
56 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ 4.5 per 1,000 people 2003
57 ItalyItaly 4.4 per 1,000 people 2002
58 CyprusCyprus 4.4 per 1,000 people 2002
59 ArmeniaArmenia 4.4 per 1,000 people 2003
60 IrelandIreland 4.3 per 1,000 people 2003
61 GeorgiaGeorgia 4.2 per 1,000 people 2003
62 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 4.2 per 1,000 people 2003
63 ArgentinaArgentina 4.1 per 1,000 people 2000
64 Papua New GuineaPapua NG 4.02 per 1,000 people 1990
65 DenmarkDenmark 4 per 1,000 people 2003
66 DominicaDominica 3.9 per 1,000 people 2002
67 LibyaLibya 3.9 per 1,000 people 2002
68 NorwayNorway 3.8 per 1,000 people 2000
69 SpainSpain 3.8 per 1,000 people 2003
70 CanadaCanada 3.7 per 1,000 people 2002
71 PortugalPortugal 3.6 per 1,000 people 2002
72 SurinameSuriname 3.6 per 1,000 people 2001
73 SwedenSweden 3.6 per 1,000 people 2000
74 ZambiaZambia 3.48 per 1,000 people 1981
75 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ 3.4 per 1,000 people 2001
76 The BahamasThe Bahamas 3.4 per 1,000 people 2002
77 SwazilandSwaziland 3.37 per 1,000 people 1970
78 Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the 3.35 per 1,000 people 1990
79 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico 3.32 per 1,000 people 1996
80 AndorraAndorra 3.3 per 1,000 people 2003
81 SamoaSamoa 3.3 per 1,000 people 2000
82 United StatesUnited States 3.3 per 1,000 people 2003
83 Saint LuciaSaint Lucia 3.2 per 1,000 people 2002
84 TongaTonga 3.2 per 1,000 people 2001
85 GabonGabon 3.19 per 1,000 people 1990
86 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 3.1 per 1,000 people 2003
87 VanuatuVanuatu 3.1 per 1,000 people 2001
88 AlbaniaAlbania 3.1 per 1,000 people 2003
89 Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia 3.1 per 1,000 people 2000
90 Sri LankaSri Lanka 3.1 per 1,000 people 2002
91 MauritiusMauritius 3.07 per 1,000 people 1994
92 LebanonLebanon 3 per 1,000 people 2001
93 Cayman IslandsCayman Islands 3 per 1,000 people 1990
94 GuyanaGuyana 2.9 per 1,000 people 2001
95 SingaporeSingapore 2.9 per 1,000 people 2001
96 BahrainBahrain 2.8 per 1,000 people 2003
97 Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea 2.8 per 1,000 people 1988
98 ComorosComoros 2.76 per 1,000 people 1990
99 BrazilBrazil 2.7 per 1,000 people 2002
100 TurkeyTurkey 2.6 per 1,000 people 2005
101 FijiFiji 2.6 per 1,000 people 1999
102 BruneiBrunei 2.6 per 1,000 people 2000
103 ChileChile 2.6 per 1,000 people 2002
104 CameroonCameroon 2.55 per 1,000 people 1990
105 PanamaPanama 2.5 per 1,000 people 2002
106 Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ 2.5 per 1,000 people 2003
107 ChinaChina 2.45 per 1,000 people 2005
108 QatarQatar 2.4 per 1,000 people 2002
109 VietnamVietnam 2.4 per 1,000 people 2001
110 ThailandThailand 2.2 per 1,000 people 1999
111 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 2.2 per 1,000 people 2001
112 United Arab EmiratesUAE 2.2 per 1,000 people 2002
113 EgyptEgypt 2.2 per 1,000 people 2003
114 KuwaitKuwait 2.2 per 1,000 people 2002
115 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. 2.1 per 1,000 people 2003
116 AlgeriaAlgeria 2.1 per 1,000 people 1998
117 Marshall IslandsMarshall Isl. 2.1 per 1,000 people 1999
118 OmanOman 2 per 1,000 people 2002
119 MalaysiaMalaysia 1.9 per 1,000 people 2001
120 Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands 1.9 per 1,000 people 2003
121 UruguayUruguay 1.9 per 1,000 people 2003
122 KiribatiKiribati 1.8 per 1,000 people 1998
123 MaldivesMaldives 1.7 per 1,000 people 2000
124 JordanJordan 1.7 per 1,000 people 2003
125 TunisiaTunisia 1.7 per 1,000 people 2002
126 NigeriaNigeria 1.67 per 1,000 people 1990
127 LiberiaLiberia 1.65 per 1,000 people 1975
128 El SalvadorEl Salvador 1.65 per 1,000 people 1996
129 RwandaRwanda 1.65 per 1,000 people 1990
130 KenyaKenya 1.65 per 1,000 people 1990
131 LesothoLesotho 1.63 per 1,000 people 1975
132 IranIran 1.6 per 1,000 people 2001
133 DjiboutiDjibouti 1.6 per 1,000 people 2000
134 BhutanBhutan 1.6 per 1,000 people 1999
135 BotswanaBotswana 1.58 per 1,000 people 1990
136 Cape VerdeCape Verde 1.58 per 1,000 people 1992
137 TogoTogo 1.51 per 1,000 people 1990
138 EcuadorEcuador 1.5 per 1,000 people 2002
139 SyriaSyria 1.5 per 1,000 people 2003
140 Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau 1.48 per 1,000 people 1990
141 GhanaGhana 1.46 per 1,000 people 1990
142 Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. 1.43 per 1,000 people 1990
143 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso 1.42 per 1,000 people 1996
144 Costa RicaCosta Rica 1.4 per 1,000 people 2003
145 JamaicaJamaica 1.4 per 1,000 people 2003
146 PeruPeru 1.4 per 1,000 people 2003
147 MalawiMalawi 1.34 per 1,000 people 1998
148 BelizeBelize 1.3 per 1,000 people 2003
149 IraqIraq 1.3 per 1,000 people 2003
150 AngolaAngola 1.29 per 1,000 people 1990
151 Sierra LeoneSierra Leone 1.21 per 1,000 people 1980
152 ParaguayParaguay 1.2 per 1,000 people 2002
153 LaosLaos 1.2 per 1,000 people 2002
154 ColombiaColombia 1.1 per 1,000 people 2003
155 PhilippinesPhilippines 1 per 1,000 people 2001
156 MexicoMexico 1 per 1,000 people 2003
157 BoliviaBolivia 1 per 1,000 people 2003
158 HondurasHonduras 1 per 1,000 people 2002
159 UgandaUganda 0.92 per 1,000 people 1991
160 IndiaIndia 0.9 per 1,000 people 2003
161 NicaraguaNicaragua 0.9 per 1,000 people 2003
162 TanzaniaTanzania 0.89 per 1,000 people 1992
163 Central African RepublicCentral Africa 0.87 per 1,000 people 1990
164 MozambiqueMozambique 0.87 per 1,000 people 1990
165 Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire 0.81 per 1,000 people 1990
166 MoroccoMorocco 0.8 per 1,000 people 2002
167 VenezuelaVenezuela 0.8 per 1,000 people 2001
168 HaitiHaiti 0.8 per 1,000 people 2000
169 ChadChad 0.72 per 1,000 people 1991
170 SudanSudan 0.7 per 1,000 people 2002
171 PakistanPakistan 0.7 per 1,000 people 2003
172 MauritaniaMauritania 0.67 per 1,000 people 1990
173 BurundiBurundi 0.66 per 1,000 people 1991
174 The GambiaThe Gambia 0.61 per 1,000 people 1990
175 CambodiaCambodia 0.6 per 1,000 people 2004
176 YemenYemen 0.6 per 1,000 people 2001
177 BurmaBurma 0.6 per 1,000 people 2000
178 GuineaGuinea 0.55 per 1,000 people 1990
179 ZimbabweZimbabwe 0.51 per 1,000 people 1990
180 GuatemalaGuatemala 0.5 per 1,000 people 2002
181 MadagascarMadagascar 0.42 per 1,000 people 2002
182 AfghanistanAfghanistan 0.4 per 1,000 people 2001
183 SenegalSenegal 0.4 per 1,000 people 1998
184 SomaliaSomalia 0.4 per 1,000 people 1997
185 BangladeshBangladesh 0.3 per 1,000 people 1999
186 EthiopiaEthiopia 0.24 per 1,000 people 1990
187 MaliMali 0.24 per 1,000 people 1998
188 BeninBenin 0.23 per 1,000 people 1994
189 NepalNepal 0.2 per 1,000 people 1999
190 NigerNiger 0.12 per 1,000 people 1998

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