Average length of stay in U.S. community hospitals 1997 and 2017

Average length of stay in U.S. community hospitals 1993 to 2017 (in days)

by John Elflein, last edited Mar 18, 2019
Average length of stay in U.S. community hospitals 1997 and 2017 This statistic shows that the average length of stay (ALOS) in U.S. community hospitals from 1993 to 2017. In 2007, a hospital stay in the United States had an average length of 5.5 days. Since then, there was no significant change in the length of stay.
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Average length of stay in U.S. community hospitals 1993 to 2017 (in days)

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Length of stay in days
19937
19946.7
19956.5
19966.2
19976.1
19986
19995.9
20005.8
20015.7
20025.7
20035.7
20045.6
20055.6
20065.6
20075.5
20085.5
20095.4
20105.4
20115.4
20125.4
20135.4
20145.5
20155.5
20165.5
20175.4
Length of stay in days
19937
19946.7
19956.5
19966.2
19976.1
19986
19995.9
20005.8
20015.7
20025.7
20035.7
20045.6
20055.6
20065.6
20075.5
20085.5
20095.4
20105.4
20115.4
20125.4
20135.4
20145.5
20155.5
20165.5
20175.4
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by John Elflein, last edited Mar 18, 2019
This statistic shows that the average length of stay (ALOS) in U.S. community hospitals from 1993 to 2017. In 2007, a hospital stay in the United States had an average length of 5.5 days. Since then, there was no significant change in the length of stay.
Show more
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