The Fast Facts 2018 data visualizations below utilize a sample dataset from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey. Full data are published in AHA Hospital Statistics, 2018 edition.
Number of U.S. Hospitals by Type
Community Hospitals by Ownership Type
Community Hospitals: Rural vs. Urban
Community Hospitals: System Affiliated vs. Independent
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