In 2018, a total of 64.285 beds were available at the 264 hospitals throughout Austria, i.e. 726 beds per 100 000 inhabitants. The number of beds has been cut gradually since the 1980s.
About 90% of beds were in general hospitals and in specialist hospitals (63.2% and 26.3% respectively), 3.7% in sanatoriums, and 6.8% in nursing homes for the chronically ill.
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