Table 1

Summary statistics of completed admissions (England 01/04/2005 to 30/09/2010)
Year 2005/6 2006/7 2007/8 2008/9 2009/10 2010/11
Number of Completed Admissions 6127090 6117270 6179654 6430732 6533295 3284595
Deaths 289288 283407 281890 287755 276185 131236
(4.72) (4.63) (4.56) (4.47) (4.22) (4.00)
Age
Mean 50.5 50.7 50.6 51.0 51.2 51.6
≥75 1481427 1490421 1512603 1613590 1660950 844161
(24.18) (24.36) (24.48) (25.09) (25.42) (25.70)
Sex
Male 3067508 3078058 3106639 3225150 3272829 1645890
(50.06) (50.32) (50.27) (50.15) (50.09) (50.11)
Female 3058803 3038271 3071973 3203801 3260081 1638502
(49.92) (49.67) (49.71) (49.82) (49.90) (49.88)
Missing 779 941 1042 1781 385 203
(0.01) (0.01) (0.02) (0.03) (0.01) (0.01)
Admission Method
Emergency 4583900 4620067 4688529 4939154 5092303 2571408
(74.81) (75.52) (75.87) (76.81) (77.94) (78.29)
Elective 1534313 1494969 1488747 1489467 1439186 712293
(25.04) (24.44) (24.09) (23.16) (22.03) (21.69)
Missing 8877 2234 2378 2111 1806 894
(0.14) (0.04) (0.04) (0.03) (0.03) (0.02)
Comorbidity Group
0 4561016 4446238 4412397 4484075 4391532 2136832
(74.44) (72.68) (71.40) (69.73) (67.21) (65.06)
1-5 721762 766629 794970 862211 932887 491909
(11.78) (12.53) (12.86) (13.41) (14.28) (14.97)
>5 844312 904403 972287 1084446 1208876 655854
(13.78) (14.78) (15.73) (16.86) (18.50) (19.97)

Values are N (%) unless otherwise stated.

Values for 2010/11 are based on the first two quarters only.

Jacques et al.

Jacques et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:216   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-216

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