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Medical institutions and number of beds

Unit : Number

Medical institutions and number of beds
Hospital 2012 2013 2014
Number of Hospital Number of Room Number of Hospital Number of Room Number of Hospital Number of Room
Total 1,837 26,645 1,896 30,160 1,977 30,312
General Hospital 22 6,994 22 7,082 22 6,972
Hospitals 66 7,814 66 7,851 67 6,833
Health Clinics 841 2,814 850 3,019 885 2,834
Special Hospitals - - 2 391 2 379
Rehabilitation Hospitals 27 6,618 36 8,011 39 9,170
Dentists 524 19 540 761 570 19
Oriental Medicine Hosptials 50 2,796 60 2,924 67 4,009
Oriental Medicine Centers 298 39 309 120 315 95
Maternity Clinics 1 1 2 1 1 1
Affiliated Health Centers 8 - 9 - 9 -

Data : Health Policy Division

Division in Charge : Health Policy Division at Welfare&Health Bureau

Contact Information : +82-62-613-3332

Health Center and Country Hospital

Unit : Number

Health Center and Country Hospital
Classification 2012 2013 2014
Health Center Branch Office of the Community Health Center Health Care Center Health Center Branch Office of the Community Health Center Health Care Center Health Center Branch Office of the Community Health Center Health Life Rehabilitation Center Health Care Center
Gwangju 5 4 10 5 4 10 5 4 1 10
Dong-gu 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - -
Seo-gu 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Nam-gu 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 - 2
Buk-gu 1 1 - 1 1 - 1 1 - -
Gwangsan-gu 1 1 7 1 1 7 1 1 - 7

Data : Health Policy Division

Division in Charge : Health Policy Division at Health Welfare Department

Contact Information : +82-62-613-3331

Social Welfare Facilities

Unit : Number

Health Center and Country Hospital
Facilities 2011 2012 2013
Number of Facilities Capacity (People) Number of Facilities Capacity (People) Number of Facilities Capacity (People)
Total 152 5,355 148 5,237 147 5,110
Child Welfare Facilities 11 694 11 667 11 650
Welfare Facilities for Senior Citizens 98 2,732 95 2,855 103 2,802
Welfare Facilities for The Disabled 24 881 23 800 22 801
Welfare Facilities for Women 14 244 14 181 5 135
Rehabilitation Facility for Mental Patients 4 627 4 607 4 607
Facilities for Vagabonds 1 170 1 107 2 115

Data : Women, Youth & Family Policies Office , Social Welfare Division , Health Policy Division , Welfare for the Elderly and Disabled Division

Division in Charge : Health Policy Division at Health Welfare Department

Contact Information : +82-62-613-3332