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 Beds (No.) of hospitals
Characteristic Description
Name Beds (No.) of hospitals by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013) and Modality; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Hospitals survey
First available period 2013
Last available period 2022
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
  • Modality
  • BED:  Equipment intended for the stay of an individual in a health care establishment.
  • HOSPITAL:  Health establishment that provides curative and rehabilitation health care in inpatient and outpatient services, which may collaborate in the prevention of diseases, teaching and scientific research.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  Period to which the information refers and which may be a specific day or a time interval (month, fiscal year, calendar year, among others).
Definition The number of hospital beds corresponds to the practiced capacity in the reference year, that is, it results from the arithmetic average of the number of hospital beds counted on the last day of each quarter of the reference year.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Count
Last update date 15/05/2024

information presented in 21/6/2024