Hospital beds per 1,000 people reached 13.1 beds in 2017 in Japan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.539 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, hospital beds per 1,000 people in Japan reached an all time high of 15.6 beds in 1993 and an all time low of 9.00 beds in 1960. When compared to Japan's main peers, hospital beds per 1,000 people in China amounted to 4.31 beds, 8.05 beds in Russia, 12.3 beds in South Korea and 2.87 beds in USA in 2017.
Japan has been ranked 1st within the group of 96 countries we follow in terms of hospital beds per 1,000 people.
Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialised hospitals and rehabilitation centres.