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Table 1 Characteristics of facilities

From: Association between length of residence and prevalence of MRSA colonization among residents in geriatric long-term care facilities

  Geriatric long-term care facilities (anonymized)
Characteristics A B C D
Facility type HSF HSF SNH HSF
Resident capacity 100 50 60 150
Male: Female residents 47: 53 11: 32 19: 50 33: 67
Age of residents, median (range), year 84 (59–106) 91 (77–105) 87 (70–106) 85 (53–105)
Population density of municipality where facility is located (persons/km2)a 389 54 389 13,370
Region of Japan Eastern Eastern Eastern Western
Number of beds in the back-up hospital 90 100 90 327
  1. Abbreviations: HSF health services facility, SNH special nursing home
  2. a Calculated using population of the municipalities in 2019 or 2020