August 2014 Note:
Table 11 is incorrect. Specifically, the figures for IU devices and IU systems from 2006-07 onwards have been swapped around. Please see the 2012-13 report for correct and more recent figures (see link below). We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused.
This bulletin contains information on NHS community contraception services on KT31 return, it includes services provided by:
trusts in NHS clinics and as domiciliary visits
It does not include services provided by consultants in out-patient clinics or those provided by General Practitioners. However limited data is presented in this publication on out-patient clinics from The Information Centres' (ICs') Hospital Episode Statistics (HES) and prescription data from the Prescribing Support Unit (PSU).
Some of the data for 2005-06 have been revised in this bulletin and the tables are marked accordingly.
'Contraception and Sexual Health 2006-07', is published on the same day by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) on behalf of The IC. This is a sample survey of women aged 16 to 49 and men aged 16-69, in Great Britain, and gives an overview of all contraception used irrespective of whether it is provided by the NHS or not. It also asks about sexual behaviour and knowledge of sexually transmitted infections.
Detailed results from this survey are available from the ONS web site.
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