Table 3 Hospitals of the study population compared to all hospitals in Germany [50]

From: Impact of suspending minimum volume requirements for knee arthroplasty on hospitals in Germany: an uncontrolled before–after study

  Germany 2013 Hospitals of the study population
Beds N % N %
<=100 693 34,7 87 8,2
> 100 < = 200 432 21,6 245 23,2
> 200 < = 300 273 13,7 217 20,6
> 300 < = 500 337 16,9 274 26,0
> 500 261 13,1 232 22,0
Sum 1996 100 1055 100
Geographical region in Germany
 North-west 728 36,5 413 39,1
 South 922 46,2 443 42,0
 East 346 17,3 199 18,9
  1996 100 1055 100,0
Type of ownership
 Public (non-profit) 596 29,9 416 39,4
 Charitable (non-profit) 706 35,4 426 40,4
 Private (for-profit) 694 34,8 213 20,2
  1996 100 1055 100,0