OECD time series data for number of beds for 1000 inhabitants
The number of beds that are maintained, staffed and immediately available for use provides a measure of the resources available for delivering services to inpatients in hospitals. Total hospital beds include curative care beds, rehabilitative care beds, long-term care beds and other beds in hospitals. Their numbers are presented as a total and for curative (acute) care and psychiatric care. They are measured in number of beds per 1 000 inhabitants.