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Q: Dental clinics - Japan ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   1 Comment )
Subject: Dental clinics - Japan
Category: Health > Medicine
Asked by: jess05-ga
List Price: $20.00
Posted: 24 Aug 2006 18:14 PDT
Expires: 23 Sep 2006 18:14 PDT
Question ID: 759298
Can someone tell me how many dental clinics there are in Japan?
Subject: Re: Dental clinics - Japan
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 24 Aug 2006 20:11 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hello Jude05,  

According to a recent news article there are 67,000 dental clinics in Japan.


?The disclosure program will apply to all hospitals and dental clinics
in Japan. According to government data, there were about 9,000
hospitals in Japan with more than 20 patient beds as of the end of
May, 99,000 medical facilities with 19 patient beds or less, and
67,000 dental clinics."

Kyodo News: August 21, 2006

According to a 2002 survey by the Ministry of Health, Labour and
Welfare, there were  65,073 dental clinics in Japan.

Web Japan 
Health Care: Japan Fact Sheet

Dental Clinics in Japan (historical data)
2000      63,361
1995      58,407
1990      52,216
Government of Canada

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I hope the information provided is helpful!

Best regards,
jess05-ga rated this answer:5 out of 5 stars and gave an additional tip of: $4.00
Thanks once again bobbie7 for the quick and thorough answer!

Subject: Re: Dental clinics - Japan
From: bobbie7-ga on 25 Aug 2006 08:27 PDT
Thanks again for the rating and generous tip!
I appreciate it.

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