Indicator full name: Acute care hospital beds, surgical group of specialties
Unit: number of beds
- Country/Area (COUNTRY/AREA)
- Supranational group of countries (COUNTRY_GRP)
- Sex (SEX)
- Year of measure (YEAR)
Years data is available: 1980—2009
Last updated: 22 November 2021
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- San Marino
- United Kingdom
- Commonwealth of Independent States
- Central Asian Republics Information Network members (CARINFONET)
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
Indicator code: E992766.T
Includes General surgery, Neurological surgery, Plastic surgery, other types of surgery, Anesthesiology and Intensive care._
excluding paediatric surgery. See also indicator 992760
Facilities Organisation (DGI).
be disaggregated from intensive care beds. From 2006 and on, the cardiology beds have been excluded
for the calculation of this indicator.
Affairs, of Transport, of Justice and of Education).
Source: Institute of Health Information and Statistics of CR (IHIS CR).
Surgical group of specialties includes: general surgery, surgery of the blood bessels, surgical
gastroenterology, thoragical surgery, plastic surgery, urology, neorological surgery, orthopaedic
surgery, ophthalmology, oto-, rhino-, laryngology, odontology and anaesthesiology.
for Health and Welfare).
Data refer to beds available on 31 December.
and Children. Up to and including 1996 figures refer to beds, excluding day beds, in publicly funded
acute hospitals where the average length of stay in 18 days or less. From 1997 figures refer to beds
in Health Service Executive network hospitals only. Beds in private hospitals are not included.
orthopaedics, neurosurgery, cardio-respiratory surgery, cardiovascular surgery, plastic surgery and
oral surgery. Source: Department of Health Information, Ministry of Health.
including private hospitals not accredited by the National Health Service (see indicator 992760).
Since 2000 the data corresonds to mid-year estimates. Before 2000 it is end-of-year estimates.
gastrointestinal surgery, orthopedic surgery, thoracic surgery, urological surgery, other surgical
oto-rhino-laringology, urology, neurological surgery, plastic surgery, other types of surgery and
intensive care. Number of available general hospitals plus other available hospitals with average
length of stay of 30 or less days.
Source to 1996: National Statistics Institute and Ministry of Health and Consumer Affairs.
Statistics on Health Establishments Providing Inpatient Care. Source from 1996:Ministry of Health
and Consumer Affairs (www.msc.es/)
treatment of adults and children.
Source: Centre of Health Statistics, Ministry of Health.