Number of hospitals reached 1,072 in 2013 in Poland, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.59 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of hospitals in Poland reached an all time high of 1,072 in 2013 and an all time low of 681 in 1980. When compared to Poland's main peers, number of hospitals in Czech Republic amounted to 253 and 3,183 in Germany in 2013.
Poland has been ranked 7th within the group of 26 countries we follow in terms of number of hospitals, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Hospitals comprise licensed establishments primarily engaged in providing medical, diagnostic, and treatment services that include physician, nursing, and other health services to in-patients and the specialised accommodation services required by in-patients.