Statistics

The statistics branches within all government departments, together with the Office for National Statistics, form the Government Statistical Service. Recent DH statistical research and reports will appear here. You can also access all current DH statistics information.

Latest Government Procurement Card transactions and departmental spending

The latest spending information on the government procurement card (GPC) is published for transactions over £500. Data is published monthly, two months in arrears. Background information on the GPC and … Read more → – Latest Government Procurement Card transactions and departmental spending

Statistical releases on breastfeeding and on smoking

The Department today published the latest quarterly statistics on: breastfeeding initiation and prevalence at 6 to 8 weeks – Quarter 2, 2011/12 smoking at delivery – Quarter 2, 2011/12 Key … Read more → – Statistical releases on breastfeeding and on smoking

Health Survey for England released

The 20th annual Health Survey for England has been published by the NHS Information Centre for health and social care. The Health Survey for England series was designed to monitor … Read more → – Health Survey for England released

Results of dentistry patient survey

The latest survey of patients’ overall experience of NHS dentistry and their experience of accessing NHS dental services has been published. Key points from the GP patient survey dental statistics … Read more → – Results of dentistry patient survey

NHS referral to treatment waiting times statistics – October 2011

The October 2011 data on NHS referral to treatment waiting times (RTT) was published by the Department today. This provides information provided by primary care trusts, strategic health authorities and … Read more → – NHS referral to treatment waiting times statistics – October 2011

Mortality Monitoring bulletin update

The Department of Health today published an updated version of its annual mortality monitoring bulletin on infant mortality. Key findings between 2008-10, the infant mortality rate in England and Wales … Read more → – Mortality Monitoring bulletin update

The NHS Injury Costs Recovery scheme – amounts collected

Figures have beeen issued for November 2011 showing the total amounts collected per month by the Compensation Recovery Unit and paid to the NHS under the arrangements for the recovery … Read more → – The NHS Injury Costs Recovery scheme – amounts collected