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Health: Key Tables from OECD

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2012 Average length of stay: acute care 2012/2

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Health: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-8480 - © OECD 2012

Average length of stay: acute care
Days
‌‌
‌2003‌
‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
Australia
6.1
 
6.1
 
6.0
 
5.9
 
..
 
5.2
 
5.1
 
..
 
Austria
7.2
 
7.2
 
6.9
 
6.9
 
6.8
 
6.8
 
6.7
 
6.6
 
Belgium
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.7
 
7.2
 
7.1
 
7.1
 
..
 
..
 
Canada
7.3
 
7.3
 
7.2
 
7.4
 
7.5
 
7.7
 
7.7
 
..
 
Chile
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Czech Republic
..
 
..
 
7.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.1
 
7.0
 
Denmark
3.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Estonia
6.4
 
6.2
 
6.0
 
5.9
 
5.9
 
5.7
 
5.6
 
5.5
 
Finland
5.7
 
5.6
 
5.5
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.4
 
France
5.6
 
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.2
 
5.2
 
5.2
 
Germany
8.3
 
8.2
 
8.1
 
7.9
 
7.8
 
7.6
 
7.5
 
7.3
 
Greece
6.0
 
5.7
 
5.6
 
5.8
 
5.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Hungary
6.7
 
6.7
 
6.5
 
6.3
 
6.0
 
6.0
 
5.8
 
5.8
 
Iceland
5.6
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.6
 
5.8
 
..
 
Ireland
6.5
 
6.5
 
6.5
 
6.3
 
6.1
 
6.2
 
6.1
 
6.1
 
Israel 1
4.1
 
4.2
 
4.2
 
4.1
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
Italy
6.7
 
6.7
 
6.7
 
6.7
 
6.7
 
6.8
 
6.7
 
..
 
Japan
20.7
 
20.3
 
19.8
 
19.2
 
19.0
 
18.8
 
18.5
 
18.2
 
Korea
10.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Luxembourg
7.4
 
7.3
 
7.4
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.5
 
7.6
 
Mexico
3.9
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
3.9
 
3.8
 
3.9
 
3.9
 
3.9
 
Netherlands
7.9
 
7.5
 
7.2
 
6.6
 
6.2
 
6.0
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
New Zealand
5.2
 
6.0
 
5.6
 
5.7
 
5.8
 
6.0
 
5.8
 
5.5
 
Norway
5.4
 
5.2
 
5.2
 
5.0
 
5.0
 
4.8
 
4.6
 
4.5
 
Poland
7.0
 
6.6
 
6.5
 
6.1
 
5.9
 
5.3
 
5.1
 
5.0
 
Portugal
7.0
 
6.9
 
7.1
 
6.9
 
6.8
 
6.5
 
6.7
 
..
 
Slovak Republic
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.3
 
7.2
 
7.0
 
6.9
 
6.7
 
6.6
 
Slovenia
6.1
 
6.2
 
5.8
 
5.8
 
5.5
 
5.7
 
5.6
 
5.4
 
Spain
6.9
 
6.7
 
6.7
 
6.6
 
6.6
 
6.5
 
6.4
 
6.3
 
Sweden
5.1
 
5.0
 
4.9
 
4.9
 
4.9
 
4.8
 
4.7
 
4.6
 
Switzerland
9.0
 
8.8
 
8.5
 
8.2
 
7.8
 
7.7
 
7.5
 
6.9
 
Turkey
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.1
 
4.9
 
4.4
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
3.9
 
United Kingdom
8.0
 
7.8
 
7.5
 
7.2
 
7.0
 
6.9
 
6.8
 
6.6
 
United States
5.7
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
5.5
 
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.4
 
..
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The statistical data for Israel are supplied by and under the responsibility of the relevant Israeli authorities. The use of such data by the OECD is without prejudice to the status of the Golan Heights, East Jerusalem and Israeli settlements in the West Bank under the terms of international law.
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Source: OECD Health Data: Health care resources: OECD Health Statistics (database).
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