Sweden: Hospital beds per 1,000 people

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 Sweden

Hospital beds per 1,000 people

 Latest value 2.05
 Year 2020
 Measure hospital beds
 Data availability 1960 - 2020
 Average 9.27
 Min - Max 2.05 - 15.64
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Sweden from 1960 to 2020. The average value for Sweden during that period was 9.27 hospital beds with a minimum of 2.05 hospital beds in 2020 and a maximum of 15.64 hospital beds in 1973. The latest value from 2020 is 2.05 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
Sweden - Hospital beds per 1,000 people - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sweden - Hospital beds per 1,000 people - historical chart - 1960-2020




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


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 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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