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Medical institutions and number of beds

Unit: Number

Medical institutions and number of beds
Hospital 2015 2016 2017
Number of
hospitals
Number of
beds
Number of
hospitals
Number of
beds
Number of
hospitals
Number of
beds
Total 2,021 37,164 2,069 39,947 2,104 40,275
General Hospitals 22 7,248 22 7,260 20 6,759
Hospitals 81 8,276 73 8,005 73 7,627
Health Clinics 877 3,185 903 3,048 914 2,808
Special Hospitals 1 296 3 590 4 820
Rehabilitation Hospitals 49 12,257 55 14,416 57 15,063
Dental Hospitals 584 19 597 19 610 19
Oriental Medicine Hospitals 88 5,819 93 6,589 98 7,088
Oriental Medicine Centers 311 64 312 30 317 91
Maternity Clinics - - - - - -
Affiliated Health Centers 8 - 11 - 11 -

Data : Health Policy Division

Division in Charge : Welfare&Health Bureau Health Policy Division

Contact : +82-62-613-3251

Health Centers

Unit: Number

Health Centers
Classification 2015 2016 2017
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 3 10 5 4 4 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 1 2 1 1 1 2
Buk-gu 1 1 - - 1 1 - - 1 1 1 -
Gwangsan-gu 1 1 - 7 1 1 1 7 1 1 1 7

Data : Health Policy Division

Division in Charge : Welfare&Health Bureau Health Policy Division

Contact : +82-62-613-3321

Social Welfare Facilities (based on updated data)

Unit : Number

Social Welfare Facilities (based on updated data)
Facilities Divisions in charge 2015 2016 2017
Number of
Facilities
Capacity
(people)
Number of
Facilities
Capacity
(people)
Number of
Facilities
Capacity
(people)
Total 164 5,280 165 5,211 164 5,297
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
Mental Health Facilities Health Policy Division 4 590 4 586 4 577
Facilities for homeless Social Welfare Division 2 150 2 150 2 150

Division in Charge : Health Policy Division

Contact : +82-62-613- 3342