Switzerland: Hospital beds

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Switzerland

Hospital beds

 Latest value 38705
 Year 2020
 Measure hospital beds
 Data availability 1998 - 2020
 Average 41135
 Min - Max 38705 - 47209
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Switzerland from 1998 to 2020. The average value for Switzerland during that period was 41135 hospital beds with a minimum of 38705 hospital beds in 2020 and a maximum of 47209 hospital beds in 1999. The latest value from 2020 is 38705 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
Switzerland - Hospital beds - recent values

Historical chart
Switzerland - Hospital beds - historical chart - 1998-2020




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


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 Doctors per 1,000 people 4.45 2021 doctors per 1,000 people
 Nurses per 1,000 people 18.37 2020 nurses per 1,000 people
 Midwives per 1,000 people 0.34 2020 midwives per 1,000 people
 Midwives per 1,000 live births 34.15 2020 midwives per 1,000 live births
 Dentists per 1,000 people 0.41 2019 dentists per 1,000 people
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 Computed tomography scanners 39.59 2020 scanners per million people
 Mammographs 29.64 2020 mammographs per million people
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