Health

Status of Private Hospitals in Nepal

Indicators  
Number of Private Hospitals 301
Number of Approved Beds 19856
Number of Beds in Operation 19580
Total Persons Engaged 24031
Total employees 22581
Daily Average Waste Segregated by Hospital (in kg)  
Mean 28.4
Median 10
Final Waste Disposal Location
Municipality/VDC Collection Centers 59.1
Landfill Site 17.8
Hospital Compound 32.9
Incineration 45.6
Open Burning 26.2
Other 14.8
Source: A Report On Census of Private Hospitals in Nepal 2013; Central Bureau of Statistics;