Hospital beds per 1,000 people reached 5.98 beds in 2017 in France, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 1.18 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, hospital beds per 1,000 people in France reached an all time high of 11.1 beds in 1979 and an all time low of 5.91 beds in 2018. When compared to France's main peers, hospital beds per 1,000 people in Belgium amounted to 5.66 beds, 8.00 beds in Germany, 3.18 beds in Italy and 2.97 beds in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 13th within the group of 96 countries we follow in terms of hospital beds per 1,000 people, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialised hospitals and rehabilitation centres.