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Medical institutions and number of beds

Unit: Number

Medical institutions and number of beds
Hospital 2014 2015 2016
Number of
hospitals
Number of
beds
Number of
hospitals
Number of
beds
Number of
hospitals
Number of
beds
Total 1,977 30,312 2,021 37,164 2,069 39,947
General Hospitals 22 6,972 22 7,248 22 7,260
Hospitals 67 6,833 81 8,276 73 8,005
Health Clinics 885 2,834 877 3,185 903 3,048
Special Hospitals 2 379 1 296 3 590
Rehabilitation Hospitals 39 9,170 49 12,257 55 14,416
Dental Hospitals 570 19 584 19 597 9
Oriental Medicine Hospitals 67 4,009 88 5,819 93 6,589
Oriental Medicine Centers 315 95 311 64 312 30
Maternity Clinics 1 1 - - - -
Affiliated Health Centers 9 - 8 - 11 -

Data : Health Policy Division

Division in Charge : Welfare&Health Bureau Health Policy Division

Contact : +82-62-613-3354

Health Centers

Unit: Number

Health Centers
Classification 2014 2015 2016
Health Center Branch Office of the Community Health Center Healthy Living Support Center Health Care Center Health Center Branch Office of the Community Health Center Healthy Living Support Center Health Care Center Health Center Branch Office of the Community Health Center Healthy Living Support Center Health Care Center
Gwangju 5 4 1 10 5 4 1 10 5 4 3 10
Dong-gu 1 - - - 1 - - - 1 - - -
Seo-gu 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Nam-gu 1 1 - 2 1 1 - 2 1 1 1 2
Buk-gu 1 1 - - 1 1 - - 1 1 - -
Gwangsan-gu 1 1 - 7 1 1 - 7 1 1 1 7

Data : Health Policy Division

Division in Charge : Welfare&Health Bureau Health Policy Division

Contact : +82-62-613-3354

Social Welfare Facilities (based on updated data)

Unit : Number

Social Welfare Facilities (based on updated data)
Facilities Divisions in charge 2014 2015 2016
Number of
Facilities
Capacity
(people)
Number of
Facilities
Capacity
(people)
Number of
Facilities
Capacity
(people)
Total 164 5,297 165 5,215 164 5,306
Child welfare facilities Women, Youth & Family Policies Office 11 604 11 565 11 575
Welfare facilities
for the elderly
Social Welfare Division 109 2,979 110 2,919 108 2,935
Welfare facilities
for the disabled
Welfare for the Disabled Division 23 807 23 791 23 791
Welfare facilities
for women
Women, Youth & Family Policies Office 15 150 15 200 16 269
Rehabilitation facilities
for mental patients
Health Policy Division 4 607 4 590 4 586
Facilities for homeless Social Welfare Division 2 150 2 150 2 150

Division in Charge : Health Policy Division

Contact : +82-62-613-3354