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.

Combined Performance Summary, October 2016

Performance statistics for October 2016 were released at 9.30am on Thursday 8th December 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 […]

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Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection – September 2016

Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection – Q2 2016-17 The September 2016 and Quarter 2 2016-17 data for the Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection in England by NHS England were released on 7th December 2016 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The collection’s purpose is to improve the identification of […]

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VTE Risk Assessment Data Collection – Quarter 2 2016/17

The Official Statistics for Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Risk Assessment in England for Quarter 2 2016/17 (July to September 2016) produced by NHS England were released on 5th December 2016 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Risk Assessment data collection Quarter 2 2016/17 (July to September 2016) Key points […]

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Extended access to general practice

NHS England today published the first  set of Extended Access to General Practice statistics. Data were collected during October 2016 and will be collected every six months during March and September. Information collected from each general practice is published and reporting is provided by CCG, NHS England local area, region and nationally. Information about the […]

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NHS inpatient elective admission events and outpatient referrals and attendances, quarter ending 30 September 2016

NHS inpatient and outpatient waiting events figures for the quarter ending 30 September 2016 include data for England, Regions and NHS Trusts and Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). The figures for a quarter can be affected by the number of working days. Data are adjusted for this where appropriate, to allow comparison on a like-for-like basis. […]

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Diagnostic Imaging Dataset, November 2016

Today NHS England published the Diagnostic Imaging Dataset for the 12 month period up to July 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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Bed availability and occupancy: Quarter ending September 2016

NHS England today published the latest statistical data relating to bed availability and occupancy. Data is collected for beds open day only and overnight for each NHS provider. It shows average daily number of available and occupied beds as well as the percentage occupancy. Detailed information is available at Beds: Bed Availability and Occupancy

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Direct Access Audiology waiting times for September 2016

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

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Overall Patient Experience Scores: 2016 Community Mental Health Survey update

Overall Patient Experience Scores: 2016 Community Mental Health Survey update Today NHS England published the latest statistical information on patients’ experience of mental health services in the NHS. This is an update to include results from the 2016 Community Mental Health Survey. Further supporting information, including an accompanying methodology statement, is available for this series […]

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NHS cancelled elective operations, quarter ending 30 September 2016

The latest quarterly NHS cancelled elective operations statistics produced by NHS England were released on 11th November 2016. NHS cancelled elective operations figures for the quarter ending 30th  September 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 days. […]

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