Greece - Hospital beds
Hospital beds (per 1,000 people)
Hospital beds (per 1,000 people) in Greece was 4.80 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 49 years was 6.20 in 1980, while its lowest value was 4.70 in 1999.
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.
Source: Data after 2005 are extracted from the World Health Statistics Table 6 published by WHO. WHS data is based on PAHO basic indicators 2011. Washington, DC, Pan American Health Organization, 2011 (www.paho.org/English/SHA/coredata/tabulator/newTabulator.htm); European health for all database (HFA-DB). Copenhagen, WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2011 (http://data.euro.who.int/hfadb); Western Pacific Country Health Information Profiles 2011 Revision. Manila, WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific, 2010 (www.wpro.who.int/countries/countries.htm); Demographic, social and health indicators for countries of the Eastern Mediterranean. Cairo, WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, 2011; additional data compiled as of January 2011 by the WHO Regional Office for Africa and the WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. Some data are supplemented by country data.
Topic: Health Indicators
Sub-Topic: Health services