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Hospital Outpatient Activity 2019-20

National statistics

National Statistics

Summary Report - outpatient appointments by gender

Summary - outpatient attendances by age and gender (incl. maternity specific attendances), 2019-20

Women comprised 55.5 million attendances (57.8 per cent), compared to 40.6 million for men (42.1 per cent).

For women, the age group with greatest number of attendances was 30-34 years  (4.5 million) for men it was 70-74 years (4.3 million).

The most attendances were made by patients aged between 60-79 years with 30.6 million (31.9 percent) for both males and females.

39.8 percent of attendances for women aged 20-39 years were for maternity services, defined as where the treatment specialty was either ‘Obstetrics’ or ‘Midwife Episode’.

Summary report 8: Outpatient attendances by age and gender (incl. maternity specific attendances), 2019-20

Summary of outpatient did not attends by age and gender, 2019-20

4.1 million (54.3 per cent) of did not attends were for females with a corresponding 3.4 million (45.7 per cent) for males.

The 20-39 years old age group, accounts for the largest proportion (34.5 per cent) among females.

For males, 40-59 years has the corresponding proportion primacy (27.5 per cent).

Summary report 9: Outpatient did not attends by age and gender, 2019-20


Last edited: 7 October 2020 12:32 pm