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Nursing facility certified bed supply per 1,000 population 65+

Definition: Number of certified nursing facility beds per 1,000 people aged 65 and over

Notes: Annual number of certified nursing facility beds is based on a 15-month reporting cycle. Population is based on the mid-year estimate of resident population published by U.S. Census Bureau.

Sources:
Data calculated by Center on the Family using the following sources.

  • University of Hawai'i at Manoa, Center on the Family. (2006, January). Special tabulation using U.S. population estimates published by U.S. Census Bureau in June 2005 (Dataset: NC-EST2004-alldata).
  • University of Hawai'i at Manoa, Center on the Family. (2006, January). Special tabulation using Hawai'i State's county population estimates published by U.S. Census Bureau in August 2005 (Dataset: CC-EST2004-alldata-15).
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. (2005). Health, United States, 2005, Table 116: Nursing homes, beds, occupancy, and residents, according to geographic division and State: United States, 1995-2003.

Availability:

Year National State County
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