2.4.2. Physicians’, general practitioners (GP), hospital services, pharmacies, dental care (1990–)

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Year Number of filled medical jobs Filled medical jobs per ten thousand population Number of active physicians Active physicians per ten thousand population Number of GPs and family paediatricians Inhabitants per one GP and family paediatrician Number of hospital beds in operationa Active hospital beds per ten thousand inhabitants Number of pharmaciesb Number of attanding patientsc
paedodontics adult dentistry
1990 32 868.0 31.7 32 883 31.7 5 864 1 769 101 954 98.3 1 479 1 461 765 9 142 019
1991 32 702.4 31.5 33 859 32.6 5 936 1 748 100 747 97.1 1 455 1 405 075 9 099 484
1992 32 679.8 31.5 34 546 33.3 6 171 1 680 98 532 95.1 1 738 1 215 073 8 541 373
1993 32 353.6 31.3 34 093 32.9 6 381 1 622 100 438 97.0 1 829 1 153 631 8 088 116
1994 31 796.0 30.8 34 622 33.5 6 511 1 588 98 453 95.2 1 963 1 124 773 7 709 033
1995 31 575.0 30.6 34 634 33.6 6 538 1 579 92 603 89.7 2 024 1 116 416 6 377 794
1996 30 539.0 29.6 35 026 34.0 6 623 1 555 91 514 88.8 2 036 1 112 240 4 261 354
1997 30 527.6 29.7 35 477 34.5 6 716 1 531 83 485 81.2 2 003 1 167 886 4 387 260
1998 30 717.6 30.0 36 143 35.2 6 780 1 512 83 770 81.7 2 010 1 167 039 4 597 311
1999 30 021.3 29.4 36 386 35.6 6 741 1 516 83 992 82.2 2 028 1 332 052 4 496 977
2000 30 533.8d 29.9d 30 695 30.1 6 729 1 516 83 430 81.8 2 045 1 502 216 4 588 069
2001 30 586.2 30.1 33 088 32.5 6 713 1 516 80 504 79.1 2 049 1 605 602 4 426 105
2002 30 943.5 30.5 37 295 36.8 6 704 1 513 80 340 79.2 2 047 1 587 410 5 201 404
2003 31 105.1 30.7 38 241 37.8 6 688 1 513 79 832 78.9 2 066 1 461 408 4 734 930
2004 31 143.1 30.8 38 877 38.5 6 623 1 525 79 605 78.8 2 067 1 556 473 4 924 559
2005 34 911.0e 34.6e 32 563f 32.3f 6 589 1 529 79 605 79.0 2 070 1 499 758 4 451 018
2006 36 563.4 36.3 35 572f 35.3f 6 559 1 535 79 847 79.3 2 083 .. ..
2007 36 262.4 36.1 32 202 32.1 6 523 1 540 71 902 71.6 2 231 .. ..
2008 37 149.3 37.0 36 088 36.0 6 560 1 529 70 971 70.8 2 422 .. ..
2009 37 155.8 37.1 35 196 35.1 6 519 1 536 71 064 71.0 2 486 .. ..
2010 38 325.3 38.4 33 943 34.0 6 451 1 548 71 216 71.3 2 541 .. ..
2011 39 365.0 39.6 34 736 35.0 6 442 1 546 71 160 71.6 2 506 .. ..
2012 39 226.8 39.6 36 250 36.6 6 415 1 545 68 845g 69.5 2 398 .. ..
2013 40 156.8 40.7 37 711 38.2 6 345 1 557 69 184 70.0 2 348 .. ..
2014 40 440.0 41.0 38 994 39.6 6 343 1 554 68 774 69.8 2 388 .. ..
2015 41 251.0 42.0 35 854 36.5 6 277 1 566 68 613 69.8 2 376 .. ..
2016 41 542.0 42.4 37 598 38.4 6 199 1 581 68 301 69.7 2 354 .. ..
2017 40 666.5h 41.6h 39 132 40.0 6 173 1 584 68 263 69.8 2 369 .. ..
aSource: Ministry of Health, Social and Family Affairs. From 2004 National Health Insurance Fund Administration. Since 2016 National Health Insurance Fund of Hungary.  bSource: National Health Insurance Fund Administration, Office of the Chief Medical Officer since 2008 and Ministry of Human Resources since 2015.  cSource: National Institute of Stomatology.  dUp to 1999 medical employments with social service.  eMaking full scope data collection.  fAdjusted data.  gDue to the important structural changes carried out in July 2012, data of year 2012 and previous years cannot be compared  hDue to a processing error, on 15 August 2018 a data correction was made.  Revised data 

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