- 5.5 million same-day acute care separations
- 3.8 million overnight acute care separations
- about 460,000 subacute and non-acute care separations.
'While the majority of hospital admissions in Australia in 2013-14 were to public hospitals, the number of admissions to private hospitals is increasing at a faster rate,' said AIHW spokesperson Jenny Hargreaves. 'Between 2009-10 and 2013-14, the number of admissions increased by 3% on average each year for public hospitals and 3.6% for private hospitals.'