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Table 2 Changes in average activity levels of the panel hospitals, 1978 – 1997

From: The effect of performance-related pay of hospital doctors on hospital behaviour: a case study from Shandong, China

Year Change in revenue (1975 = 100) Recovery of recurrent cost (%) Change in the number of: (1975 = 100)  
    Admissions Visits Operations No. of visits per admission
1978 100 75.4 100 100 100 31.7
1979 124 79.3 111 102 103 29.3
1980 132 79.3 123 105 116 27.1
1981 140 82.0 124 106 114 27.2
1982 155 82.1 104 108 118 32.9
1983 168 80.3 110 105 122 30.3
1984 206 77.9 106 112 131 33.4
1985 206 73.3 108 111 120 32.4
1986 270 82.7 119 115 141 30.6
1987 341 89.1 138 121 161 27.9
1988 436 97.8 149 120 181 25.6
1989 525 104.9 161 112 196 22.0
1990 634 101.4 160 113 202 22.5
1991 728 93.8 171 120 220 22.3
1992 839 98.3 149 115 218 24.6
1993 1,046 100.2 157 97 245 19.6
1994 1,063 90.8 158 85 254 17.0
1995 1,280 99.4 172 83 265 15.2
1996 1,552 104.1 185 90 268 15.4
1997 1,755 102.0 201 91 283 14.3