Statistics

NHS England publishes statistics on a range of health and care subjects. Theses statistics are used to inform debate, decision making and research both within government and by the wider community.

Recent publications are announced below. For a list of the areas that these statistics cover please see Statistical Work Areas.

Health and care statistics are also published by the Department of Health and the Health & Social Care Information Centre.

Diagnostic Imaging Dataset, July 2016

Today NHS England published the Diagnostic Imaging Dataset for the 12 month period up to March 2016. Data includes breakdowns of NHS imaging activity undertaken in England, as well estimates of GP usage of direct access to key diagnostic tests for cancer such as chest imaging and Brain MRI. Further information and the data is […]

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Direct Access Audiology waiting times for May 2016

NHS England today released the Direct Access Audiology waiting times for May 2016. Data are published on Direct Access Audiology patients whose referral to treatment (RTT) pathways were completed during May 2016 (completed pathways) and on those patients who were still waiting at the end of May 2016 (incomplete pathways).

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Combined Performance Summary, May 2016

Performance statistics for May 2016 were released at 9.30am on Thursday 14th July 2016 covering the following: the NHS 111 service; ambulance quality indicators; A&E attendances and emergency admissions; waiting times for diagnostic tests, referral to treatment for consultant-led elective care, cancer services; delayed transfers of care; and early intervention in psychosis. A combined performance summary […]

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GP Patient Survey Dental Statistics; January to March 2016, England

In January to March 2016, 1.1 million adults were asked about their views on NHS dentistry. Participants were asked if they had tried to obtain an appointment with an NHS dentist and, if so, whether it was with a practice they had been to before and if they had been successful. They were also asked […]

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GP Patient Survey 2015-16

GP Patient Survey 2015-16 Aggregated data for July to September 2015 & January to March 2016 NHS England together with Ipsos MORI, have today published the latest Official Statistics from the GP Patient Survey. The survey provides information on patients’ overall experience of primary care services and their overall experience of accessing these services. Results are […]

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Critical care bed capacity and urgent cancelled operations: monthly situation reports, May 2016

Today NHS England published the latest statistical information relating to critical care bed capacity and cancelled urgent operations for May 2016. This information is gathered from providers within NHS Trusts, NHS Foundation Trusts,  and Independent Sector Organisations. The data includes: number of available and occupied adult critical beds number of available and occupied paediatric intensive care […]

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Diagnostic Imaging Dataset, June 2016

Today NHS England published the Diagnostic Imaging Dataset for the 12 month period up to February 2016. Data includes breakdowns of NHS imaging activity undertaken in England, as well estimates of GP usage of direct access to key diagnostic tests for cancer such as chest imaging and Brain MRI. Further information and the data is […]

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Direct Access Audiology waiting times for April 2016

NHS England today released the Direct Access Audiology waiting times for April 2016. Data are published on Direct Access Audiology patients whose referral to treatment (RTT) pathways were completed during April 2016 (completed pathways) and on those patients who were still waiting at the end of April 2016 (incomplete pathways).

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Mixed Sex Accommodation Breaches, May 2016

This notice presents data on all breaches (i.e. occurrences of unjustified mixing) of the Mixed-Sex Accommodation (MSA) guidance relating to English NHS-funded patients in hospital sleeping accommodation during May 2016.

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Overall Patient Experience Scores: 2015 Adult Inpatient Survey update

Today NHS England published the latest statistical information on patients’ experience of adult inpatient care in the NHS. This is an update to include results from the 2015 Adult Inpatient Survey. Further supporting information, including an accompanying methodology statement, is available for this series by going to: Patient experience statistics series The 2015 survey included […]

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