FACTS ABOUT THE NORTHERN REGION (2004)

Four county councils
- covering more than half of Sweden -

Västernorrland Y
Jämtland Z
Västerbotten AC
Norrbotten BD

880 000 inhabitants

15 000 employees of which
2 400 are physicians and
7 200 are nurses



1 university hospital and
12 county and district hospitals

3 000 hospital-beds

155 000 admissions 2004

1 million in-patient days 2003

870 000 out-patient visits to physicians 2004

130 primary health care centers

1 million out-patient visits 2004


University hospital

County hospital

District hospital

County border