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Average beds opened in hospitals in China: Increase in 2017

According to statistics announced by China National Statistical Office, compared with 2016 the variable rose by 6.36 percent. Hospital beds climbed by 345 875.59, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it increased by 6.84%. It highlights the all-time high since 2010. China saw a rise of 77.03% in hospital beds during the last 8 years. Likewise, it has attained a 0.06% CAGR during the five years with a negligible overall growth since the start of time series. It averaged 4 532 044.32 from 2010 to 2017 and it attained its minimum of 3 269 161.5 in 2010.

Average beds opened in hospitals in China: Increase in 2017
Date Number Variation
2017 5 787 476.09 6.36
2016 5 441 600.50 6.84
2015 5 093 417.00 7.23
2014 4 749 848.50 8.43
2013 4 380 685.50 10.05
2012 3 980 482.75 12.01
2011 3 553 682.75 8.7
2010 3 269 161.50 N/A

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Main Hospital Indicators

  • Hospital Discharge

    Releases of patients who have stayed at least one night in hospital, usually measured per 100,000 inhabitants. It includes deaths in hospital following inpatient care. Same-day discharges are usually excluded. Hospital discharge rate measures the number of patients who leave a hospital after receiving care. Based on: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • In Patient Average Length Of Stay

    Average number of days that patients spend in hospital for any cause. It is generally measured by dividing the total number of days stayed by all inpatients during a year by the number of admissions or discharges. Day cases are excluded. It is often used as an indicator of hospital efficiency. Based on: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • Surgical Procedures Performed

    Number of performed surgical procedures, usually measured per year and per 100,000 persons. It refers to all invasive therapies performed as in-patient surgery. The latter is defined as a surgical operation or procedure which is performed with an overnight stay in an in-patient institution. Based on: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • Hospital Beds

    Number of 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. It is usually measured per 1,000 or 100,000 inhabitants. Based on: World Health Organization.

  • Surgery Waiting Time

    Elapsed time in days for patients on the non-emergency (elective) surgery waiting list from the date they were added to the waiting list for the procedure (following specialist assessment) to a designated census date. Based on: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • Hospital Expenditure

  • Hospital Occupancy Rate

    Average number of days when hospital bed was occupied as percent of available 365 days. Based on: World Health Organization.

  • Breast Screening Coverage

    Percentage of women 40 years of age and over who had a mammogram within the past 2 years. Based on: U.S. National Cancer Institute.

  • Cervical Cancer Screening Coverage

    Percentage of women aged 21-65 years who have not had a hysterectomy and who had a Pap test within the past 3 years. Based on: U.S. National Cancer Institute.

  • Hospital Operation Units

  • Hospital Admission

    Number of patients who enter a hospital to receive care.

  • Hospital Revenue