Number of hospitals reached 1,517 in 2013 in Turkey, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.29 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of hospitals in Turkey reached an all time high of 1,517 in 2013 and an all time low of 688 in 1983.
Turkey has been ranked 6th 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.