Important hospital characteristics according to U.S. adults 2017, by age

Important hospital characteristics according to U.S. adults as of 2017, by age

Important hospital characteristics according to U.S. adults 2017, by age This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in March 2017, by age. U.S. adults were asked about characteristics of hospitals that are most important to them. In total, 72 percent of those aged 18 to 29 years said that the friendliness of staff was an important characteristic of a hospital, compared to just 48 percent of those aged 61 percent and older.
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Important hospital characteristics according to U.S. adults as of 2017, by age

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18 to 29 years 30 to 45 years 46 to 60 years 61 years and older
Quality of food20%16%19%18%
Level of comfort68%59%51%53%
Quality of doctors and treatment83%84%85%91%
Speed of treatment58%58%52%51%
Friendliness of staff72%65%56%48%
Up-to-dateness of technology39%43%45%47%
Ease of patient registration/payment process36%36%30%26%
Other1%0%2%1%
Don't know2%2%3%2%
18 to 29 years 30 to 45 years 46 to 60 years 61 years and older
Quality of food20%16%19%18%
Level of comfort68%59%51%53%
Quality of doctors and treatment83%84%85%91%
Speed of treatment58%58%52%51%
Friendliness of staff72%65%56%48%
Up-to-dateness of technology39%43%45%47%
Ease of patient registration/payment process36%36%30%26%
Other1%0%2%1%
Don't know2%2%3%2%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in March 2017, by age. U.S. adults were asked about characteristics of hospitals that are most important to them. In total, 72 percent of those aged 18 to 29 years said that the friendliness of staff was an important characteristic of a hospital, compared to just 48 percent of those aged 61 percent and older.
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