8 May 2018

Health care costs in the English NHS

Health care costs in the English NHS: reference tables for average annual NHS spend by age, sex and deprivation group
IN Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2017 p16-21
  • This paper describes average health care costs calculated by age, sex and neighbourhood deprivation quintile group using the distribution of health care spending by the English NHS in the financial year 2011/12. The results presented can be used when estimating future health care costs and to illustrate how NHS spending is distributed across different subgroups within the population.