Ireland: Hospital beds per 1,000 people

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 Ireland

Hospital beds per 1,000 people

 Latest value 2.89
 Year 2020
 Measure hospital beds
 Data availability 1980 - 2020
 Average 5.85
 Min - Max 2.54 - 9.13
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Ireland from 1980 to 2020. The average value for Ireland during that period was 5.85 hospital beds with a minimum of 2.54 hospital beds in 2012 and a maximum of 9.13 hospital beds in 1987. The latest value from 2020 is 2.89 hospital beds. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 36 countries is 4.44 hospital beds. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Ireland - Hospital beds per 1,000 people - recent values

Historical chart
Ireland - Hospital beds per 1,000 people - historical chart - 1980-2020




Definition: The number of hospital beds per 1,000 residents of the country.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Hospital beds 14,412 2020 hospital beds
 Hospital beds per 1,000 people 2.89 2020 hospital beds
 Nurse to hospital bed ratio 1.86 2019 nurse to bed ratio
 Doctors per 1,000 people 4.05 2021 doctors per 1,000 people
 Physiotherapists per 1,000 people 1.06 2021 physiotherapists per 1,000 people
 Computed tomography scanners 20.37 2021 scanners per million people
 Magnetic resonance imaging units 16.03 2018 MRI units per million people
 Mammographs 16.85 2018 mammographs per million people
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