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AHA annual survey of hospitals database, 1990

Since 1946 the American Hospital Association has conducted its Annual Survey of hospitals to assemble a comprehensive and dependable health care provider database. This database contains hospital-specific data items on 6,000+ hospitals and 300+ health care systems, including more than 700 data fields covering organizational structure, personnel, hospital facilities and services, and financial performance.

Series title: 
AHA annual survey of hospitals
Data creator: 

American Hospital Association (AHA)

Date of creation: 
1998 Sep 22nd
American Hospital Association (AHA)
Date of distribution: 
2004 Oct
Data type: 
Geographic coverage: 

United States, including Puerto Rico and protectorates




American Hospital Association (AHA)

Date of collection: 
Mode of data collecton: 

self-administered questionnaire

AHA registered hospitals comprise 98 percent of the survey universe.
Unit of observation: 
hospital/health care facility

Data originally recieved as CD-Rom. Still available for consultation in the Map & Data Library. 



Access status: 
Access conditions and restrictions: 

Restricted for use by faculty, students, and staff of University of Toronto and subscribing institutions, for academic research and teaching purposes only.

CD number: