Community Hospital Units by State (2015)

RankStateBeds Per 1000 Population
UNITED STATES2.30
1MISSISSIPPI3.58
2NORTH DAKOTA3.54
3WEST VIRGINIA3.32
4SOUTH DAKOTA3.31
5NEBRASKA3.16
6KENTUCKY3.05
7ARKANSAS3.03
8LOUISIANA2.94
9ALABAMA2.91
10MISSOURI2.90
11KANSAS2.89
12TENNESSEE2.84
13PENNSYLVANIA2.83
14OHIO2.83
15OKLAHOMA2.79
16FLORIDA2.57
17IOWA2.57
18MONTANA2.51
19INDIANA2.46
20SOUTH CAROLINA2.42
21NEW YORK2.41
22MICHIGAN2.40
23ILLINOIS2.39
24MASSACHUSETTS2.28
25NEW JERSEY2.27
26MAINE2.24
27DELAWARE2.23
28MINNESOTA2.20
29TEXAS2.20
30RHODE ISLAND2.15
31WYOMING2.13
32GEORGIA2.11
33CONNECTICUT2.07
34NORTH CAROLINA2.04
35NEW HAMPSHIRE2.04
36WISCONSIN1.98
37ARIZONA1.97
38VIRGINIA1.93
39MARYLAND1.91
40NEVADA1.89
41NEW MEXICO1.89
42ALASKA1.87
43IDAHO1.87
44COLORADO1.81
45UTAH1.71
46CALIFORNIA1.70
47VERMONT1.68
48OREGON1.67
49WASHINGTON1.63
50HAWAII1.62

 

 

Source:  AHA Annual Survey of Hospitals
Population Data is from the Bureau of the Census