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 NHS Digital.

Direct Access Audiology waiting times for December 2016

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

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NHS cancelled elective operations, quarter ending 31 December 2016

The latest quarterly NHS cancelled elective operations statistics produced by NHS England were released on 10th February 2017. NHS cancelled elective operations figures for the quarter ending 31st  December 2016 include data for England, Regions and NHS Trusts. The figures shown are the number of last-minute cancelled elective operations for non-clinical reasons and, of those, the number subsequently re-admitted within 28 […]

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Dental Commissioning Statistics, England – December 2016

These statistics show the volume of Units of Dental Activity (UDAs) commissioned by the 14 Local Offices as at the end of December 2016, for the upcoming 12 months.   UDAs are a measure of the amount of work done during dental treatment. More complex dental treatments count for more UDAs than simpler ones.   […]

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Dementia Assessment and Referral Data Collection – November 2016

Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection – November 2016 The November 2016 data for the Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection in England by NHS England were released on 1st February 2017 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The collection’s purpose is to improve the identification of older patients with dementia […]

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Diagnostic Imaging Dataset, January 2017

Today NHS England published the Diagnostic Imaging Dataset for the 12 month period up to September 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 November 2016

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

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Combined Performance Summary, November 2016

Performance statistics for November 2016 were released at 9.30am on Thursday 12th January 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 is available […]

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Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection – October 2016

Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection – October 2016 The October 2016 data for the Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection in England by NHS England were released on 4th January 2017 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The collection’s purpose is to improve the identification of older patients with dementia […]

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

Today NHS England published the latest statistical information relating to critical care bed capacity and cancelled urgent operations for November 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, December 2016

Today NHS England published the Diagnostic Imaging Dataset for the 12 month period up to August 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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