Country Comparison > Hospital bed density

RankCountryHospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)
1Monaco16.5
2Japan13.7
3Korea, North13.2
4Belarus11.1
5Korea, South10.3
6Russia9.7
7Ukraine8.7
8Germany8.3
9Austria7.6
10Kazakhstan7.6
11Hungary7.2
12Czech Republic7
13Lithuania6.8
14Mongolia6.8
15Poland6.6
16France6.6
17Barbados6.6
18Belgium6.5
19Bulgaria6.5
20Slovakia6.4
21Romania6.3
22Gabon6.3
23Ethiopia6.3
24Moldova6.2
25Croatia6
26Finland5.9
27East Timor5.9
28Greenland5.8
29Iceland5.8
30Tuvalu5.6
31Tajikistan5.5
32Luxembourg5.4
33Serbia5.4
34Latvia5.3
35Estonia5.3
36Cuba5.1
37Switzerland5
38Greece4.9
39Kyrgyzstan4.8
40Palau4.8
41Saint Kitts and Nevis4.8
42Nepal4.7
43Netherlands4.7
44Faroe Islands4.7
45Azerbaijan4.6
46Macedonia4.6
47Slovenia4.6
48Uzbekistan4.5
49Argentina4.5
50Malta4.4
51Maldives4.3
52Turkmenistan4.1
53Montenegro4
54Armenia4
55Australia3.9
56San Marino3.9
57China3.8
58Dominica3.8
59Libya3.7
60Seychelles3.6
61Lebanon3.5
62Italy3.5
63Denmark3.5
64Grenada3.5
65Bosnia and Herzegovina3.5
66Israel3.4
67Portugal3.4
68Mauritius3.4
69Norway3.3
70Canada3.2
71Micronesia, Federated States of3.2
72Ireland3.2
73Spain3.2
74Sri Lanka3.1
75Bahamas, The3.1
76Suriname3.1
77United States3
78United Kingdom3
79Uruguay3
80Sao Tome and Principe2.9
81Georgia2.9
82Brunei2.8
83South Africa2.8
84Sweden2.7
85Singapore2.7
86Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2.7
87Namibia2.7
88Marshall Islands2.7
89Tonga2.6
90Turkey2.5
91Andorra2.5
92Albania2.4
93Panama2.4
94New Zealand2.3
95Brazil2.3
96Comoros2.2
97Saudi Arabia2.2
98Vietnam2.2
99Swaziland2.1
100Tunisia2.1
101Trinidad and Tobago2.1
102Thailand2.1
103Cape Verde2.1
104Equatorial Guinea2.1
105Fiji2.1
106Antigua and Barbuda2.1
107Chile2
108Guyana2
109Kuwait2
110Zambia2
111United Arab Emirates1.9
112Burundi1.9
113Bhutan1.8
114Botswana1.8
115Bahrain1.8
116Jamaica1.8
117Jordan1.8
118Malaysia1.8
119Oman1.8
120Mexico1.7
121Vanuatu1.7
122Iran1.7
123Algeria1.7
124Dominican Republic1.7
125Egypt1.7
126Zimbabwe1.7
127Rwanda1.6
128Saint Lucia1.6
129Ecuador1.6
130Congo, Republic of the1.6
131Peru1.5
132Syria1.5
133Kenya1.4
134Solomon Islands1.4
135Djibouti1.4
136Colombia1.4
137Haiti1.3
138Cameroon1.3
139Iraq1.3
140Kiribati1.3
141Lesotho1.3
142Malawi1.3
143Paraguay1.3
144Costa Rica1.2
145Qatar1.2
146Gambia, The1.1
147Bolivia1.1
148Belize1.1
149Nicaragua1.1
150Morocco1.1
151Philippines1
152Guinea-Bissau1
153Central African Republic1
154El Salvador1
155Samoa1
156Venezuela0.9
157Ghana0.9
158India0.9
159Liberia0.8
160Angola0.8
161Congo, Democratic Republic of the0.8
162Cambodia0.7
163Honduras0.7
164Guatemala0.7
165Eritrea0.7
166Laos0.7
167Mozambique0.7
168Yemen0.7
169Sudan0.7
170Togo0.7
171Tanzania0.7
172Pakistan0.6
173Indonesia0.6
174Burma0.6
175Bangladesh0.6
176Nigeria0.53
177Benin0.5
178Uganda0.5
179Chad0.43
180Afghanistan0.4
181Mauritania0.4
182Cote d'Ivoire0.4
183Burkina Faso0.4
184Sierra Leone0.4
185Niger0.31
186Guinea0.3
187Senegal0.3
188Madagascar0.2
189Mali0.1

Definition: This entry provides the number of hospital beds per 1,000 people. 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. Because the level of inpatient services required for individual countries depends on several factors - such as the burden of disease - there is no global target of number of hopital beds per country.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014

See also: Hospital bed density map

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