For the 81,130 hip replacement procedures, a majority of patients were 50 years old or older (93.8%). Patients aged 50-69 accounted for 41.9% compared to 51.9% for those over 70 years old.
Finalised Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in England for Hip & Knee Replacements, April 2018 – March 2019Official statistics
- Publication Date:
- 13 Feb 2020
- Geographic Coverage:
- Geographical Granularity:
- Country, Strategic Health Authorities, Hospital Trusts, Primary Care Trusts, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Clinical Commissioning Groups, NHS Trusts, Primary Care Organisations, County, Care Trusts, Hospital and Community Health Services
- Date Range:
- 01 Apr 2018 to 31 Mar 2019
40.5% were male patients
The chart below show the number of hip replacement procedures per 100,000 people by age and gender. The chart shows a similar pattern for males and females, with the highest rate for both males and females being the 75-79 age group (323.1 per 100,000 for female and 551.9 per 100,000 for males).
43.5% were male patients.
The chart below shows the number of knee replacement procedures per 100,000 people by age and gender. As with hip replacements there is a similar pattern for males and females, with the highest rate for both males and females being the 75-79 age group (883.4 per 100,000 for female and 760.4 per 100,000 for males).