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Table 1 Access to Hospital-care Scenario Results

From: Defining rational hospital catchments for non-urban areas based on travel-time

Interior Health Authority   within 30 minutes within 1 hour
   Hospitals Population % Population %
Travel-Time Approach All Hospitals 22 575,291 87.8 623,066 95.1
  Hospitals with Critical Care & Surgeon 10 472,904 72.2 550,189 84.0
  Hospitals with Obstetrician 8 439,015 67.0 523,114 79.9
Crow -fly Approach All Hospitals 22 n/a   640,077 97.7
  Hospitals with Critical Care & Surgeon 10 n/a   535,105 81.7
  Hospitals with Obstetrician 8 n/a   516,679 78.9
  1. Note: for the crow -fly approach, 50 kilometres represents 1 hour; Total Population within the Interior Health Authority's adminstrative area is 655,044