Table 2

Verdicts involving institutional medical corruption from ‘China Judgements Online’ (n=336)

VariableClassificationn(%)
Year of verdicts2013154.46
201410531.25
20156419.05
201615245.24
Level of the courtSupreme People’s Court41.19
Intermediate People’s Court6318.75
Basic People’s Court26980.06
Amount of money involved in the bribery(¥)14 900–100 0008725.89
100 000–500 00016448.81
500 000–1 000 0004713.99
1 000 000–2 000 000164.76
2 000 000–6 959 000226.55
Institutions of individuals taking bribesHospitals30791.37
Health bureaus339.82
Time span of the committed corruption (year)1–2154.47
2–512436.90
5–1015847.02
10–153911.61