Hospital beds per 1,000 people reached 5.82 beds in 2017 in Slovakia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.11 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, hospital beds per 1,000 people in Slovakia reached an all time high of 8.95 beds in 1985 and an all time low of 5.70 beds in 2018. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, hospital beds per 1,000 people in Austria amounted to 7.37 beds, 6.63 beds in Czech Republic, 7.02 beds in Hungary and 6.62 beds in Poland in 2017.
Slovakia has been ranked 14th 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.