Which Country Deals the Best with Hip Fracture Surgery?

Hip Fracture Surgery Rate (Age 65+) (%), 2010 or latest
Health Care | January 1, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 14 countries in 2010, Denmark ranked the highest in hip fracture surgery rate for patients 65 years and older with 94.3% followed by Sweden and Finland. On the other end of the scale was Italy with 36.8%, Switzerland with 48.3% and United Kingdom with 54.8%.

Data for more countries are available at Hip Fracture Surgery Rate (Age 65+) indicator page.

Hip Fracture Surgery Rate (Age 65+) Unit 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Canada % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 88.0% 87.2% 86.6% 86.5% 86.7% ...
Czech Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 72.6% ... ...
Denmark % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 93.1% 93.4% 93.8% 92.8% 94.0% ...
Finland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 71.8% 88.5% 88.0% 87.3% 90.7% ...
Germany % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 82.2% 85.3% ...
Ireland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 78.8% 78.8% 79.5% 77.8% 79.2% ...
Israel % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 67.0% 71.6% 75.7% 76.6% 71.8% ...
Italy % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 37.5% ... ... ...
Luxembourg % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 79.2% 70.2% 81.4% 76.2% 68.1% ...
New Zealand % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 79.2% 76.7% 78.4% 76.9% 77.9% ...
Spain % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 79.2% 76.7% 78.4% 76.9% 77.9% ...
Sweden % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 90.5%
Switzerland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 50.3% 45.5% 47.6% 45.5% 48.3% ... ...
United Kingdom % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 51.0% ... ...