Number of Aged Care Homes in Australia
How many aged care homes are there in Australia?
As of 2006, there are a total of 204,869 aged care homes in Australia. This is based on data from the 2007 Concise Factbook on the Australian Health and Ageing System by the Australia Department of Health and Ageing. 80.9% of Australian aged care facilities are residential aged care homes while about 18.8% are community aged care centers.