Sweden: Hospital beds

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 Sweden

Hospital beds

 Latest value 21,217
 Year 2020
 Measure hospital beds
 Data availability 1960 - 2020
 Average 76,801
 Min - Max 21,217 - 128,834
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Sweden from 1960 to 2020. The average value for Sweden during that period was 76801 hospital beds with a minimum of 21217 hospital beds in 2020 and a maximum of 128834 hospital beds in 1981. The latest value from 2020 is 21217 hospital beds. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 36 countries is 356986 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
Sweden - Hospital beds - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sweden - Hospital beds - historical chart - 1960-2020




Definition: The total number of hospital beds in the country.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Hospital beds 21,217 2020 hospital beds
 Hospital beds per 1,000 people 2.05 2020 hospital beds
 Doctors per 1,000 people 4.29 2019 doctors per 1,000 people
 Nurses per 1,000 people 10.85 2019 nurses per 1,000 people
 Midwives per 1,000 people 0.77 2019 midwives per 1,000 people
 Midwives per 1,000 live births 68.97 2019 midwives per 1,000 live births
 Dentists per 1,000 people 0.78 2019 dentists per 1,000 people
 Pharmacists per 1,000 people 0.79 2019 pharmacists per 1,000 people
 Physiotherapists per 1,000 people 1.33 2019 physiotherapists per 1,000 people
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