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Table 2 The comparison of public and private hospitals nationwide, 2013

From: The changing relationship between the Chinese urban medical profession and the state since the republican period: the perspective of the sociology of professions

  Public Percent Private Percent Total
Number 13,396 54.22 11,313 45.78 24,709
Beds 3,865,385 84.42 713,216 15.58 4,578,601
Hospital personnel (10,000) 460.6 85.76 76.4 14.22 537.1
Health personnel (10,000) 383.9 86.76 58.6 13.24 442.5
Outpatients (100,000,000) 24.6 89.78 2.9 10.58 27.4
Inpatients (10,000) 12,315 87.92 1692 12.08 14,007
  1. Source: National Health and Family Planning Commission 2014. The total number of outpatients do not equal the number of public hospitals added to the number of private hospitals. The same problem also occurs in the number of inpatients. The statistical report has the same problem