World's Best Hospital 2020

Hospital Beds
1Toronto General - University Health Network91.7%Toronto 727
2Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre88.9%Toronto 526
3Mount Sinai Hospital87.7%Toronto 308
4North York General Hospital87.5%Toronto 336
5Jewish General Hospital86.0%Montreal 492
6Rockyview General Hospital85.7%Calgary 500
7Vancouver General Hospital84.5%Vancouver 1,900
8Foothills Medical Centre84.3%Calgary 912
9Montreal General Hospital - McGill University Health Centre83.3%Montreal 989
10St. Michael’s Hospital83.2%Toronto 411
11Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal82.6%Montreal 921
12The Royal Victoria Hospital - McGill University Health Centre82.2%Montreal 989
13Toronto Western - University Health Network81.6%Toronto 727
14Royal Jubilee Hospital80.2%Victoria 500
15Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg79.8%Winnipeg 618
16Royal Columbian Hospital79.7%New Westminster 356
17Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre79.0%Halifax 683
18UBC Hospital79.0%Vancouver 332
19Victoria General Hospital78.8%Victoria 344
20The Ottawa Hospital78.7%Ottawa 1,202
21Humber River Hospital78.4%Toronto 430
22Peter Lougheed Centre78.3%Calgary 433
23Queensway Carleton Hospital78.0%Ottawa 209
24St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton77.3%Hamilton 326
25St. Paul’s Hospital77.2%Saskatoon 214
26Royal Alexandra Hospital76.4%Edmonton 709
27Grace Hospital76.3%Winnipeg 185
28University of Alberta Hospital76.2%Edmonton 738
29Kelowna General Hospital76.2%Kelowna 295
30Kingston General Hospital75.7%Kingston 390
31Southlake Regional Health Centre75.1%Newmarket 277
32Lachine Hospital - McGill University Health Centre75.0%Lachine 989
33Seven Oaks General Hospital74.8%Winnipeg 165
34St. Boniface Hospital74.0%Winnipeg 398
35Victoria Hospital - London Health Sciences Centre73.9%London 734
36Grey Nuns Community Hospital - Covenant Health73.8%Edmonton 111
37Misericordia Community Hospital - Covenant Health73.6%Edmonton 247
38Bluewater Health73.4%Sarnia 176
39The Credit Valley Hospital72.2%Mississauga 376
40Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre71.3%Moncton 234
41Juravinski Hospital70.9%Hamilton 715

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Global Board of Medical Experts:

The global board of medical experts was founded by Statista to support the World's Best Hospital Project. The board is an independent body that is tasked with the continuous development of the quality and scope of the project. Current members of the board of experts are listed here.


The World's Best Hospitals 2020 ranking lists the best hospitals in 20 countries (and one city-state): United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Israel, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, India, Thailand, Australia and Brazil.

The rankings are based on recommendations from medical professionals, results from patient surveys and key medical performance indicators.

Statista, in collaboration with trusted insurance provider GeoBlue, invited tens of thousands of medical professionals in the selected countries to an online survey from September to November 2019. The survey was also promoted on

The number of awards per country varied based on the number of hospitals and data availability. The U.S. had the most hospitals awarded, with 300, and U.S. hospitals are also recognized with a best in state award.

Scores are comparable only between hospitals in the same country. The study includes a Global Top 100 list.

Specialized hospitals, like heart or cancer hospitals, are displayed in a separate list, sorted alphabetically.

Download the full methodology here.

Download the methodology overview here.


1 - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, University of Maryland Medical Center: These hospitals reported discrepancies in the medical KPI data that was used to determine scores. No medical KPI was used to determine the score for this hospital. The score relies on patient satisfaction data and recommendations from medical experts.

2 - kbo-Isar-Amper-Klinikum - München-Nord, Polyclinique du Parc Rambot - Provencale, Hôpital Bellevue, Clinique des Cèdres, Hôpital Emile Muller, Istituto Clinico Scientifico Maugeri - Veruno, Azienda Ospedaliera San Camillo Forlanini, Ospedale Santa Croce e Carle, Ospedale Santa Croce di Fano, Ospedale San Luigi Gonzaga, Presidio di Conegliano, Ospedale Sant'Antonio di Padova, Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria, Ospedale Sant'Eugenio: No patient satisfaction data was used to determine the score for these hospitals. Their scores relies on results from medical KPIs and recommendations from medical experts.

3 - Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France, University Hospital Of Wales, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Royal Victoria Hospital, Brighton General Hospital, Withington Community Hospital, South West Acute Hospital, The Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Hospital das Clinicas da Universidade de Sao Paulo: No medical KPI was used to determine the score for these hospitals. Their scores relies on patient satisfaction data and recommendations from medical experts.