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Data Provider: Welsh Government Management Information Emergency ambulance calls, by date

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, daily information on emergency ambulance calls made has been specifically published to support transparency and understanding of NHS activity and capacity. Figures show the number of emergency ambulance calls made in Wales by date. The data are taken from management information and are subject to change. They have not been subject to the same validation processes undertaken for official statistics releases. The official statistics should continue to be considered the authoritative source of data.

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25/12/20201,218
26/12/20201,332
27/12/20201,346
28/12/20201,350
29/12/20201,270
30/12/20201,132
31/12/20201,228
01/01/20211,362
02/01/20211,290
03/01/20211,201
04/01/20211,183
05/01/20211,239
06/01/20211,167
07/01/20211,203
08/01/20211,209
09/01/20211,135
10/01/20211,138
11/01/20211,244
12/01/20211,068
13/01/20211,110
14/01/20211,152
15/01/20211,136
16/01/20211,129
17/01/20211,119
18/01/20211,137
19/01/20211,062
20/01/20211,210
21/01/20211,228
22/01/20211,186
23/01/20211,139
24/01/20211,194
25/01/20211,198

Metadata

Title

Emergency ambulance calls, by date

Last update

28 January 2021 28 January 2021

Next update

4 February 2021

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust

Contact email

stats.healthinfo@gov.wales

Designation

Management information

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Wales

Geographical coverage

Wales

Languages covered

English and Welsh

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

General description

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, daily information on emergency ambulance calls made has been specifically published to support transparency and understanding of NHS activity and capacity. Figures show the number of emergency ambulance calls made in Wales by date. The data are taken from management information and are subject to change. They have not been subject to the same validation processes undertaken for official statistics releases. The official statistics should continue to be considered the authoritative source of data.

Data collection and calculation

Weekly return from Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust. Data is submitted via an EXCEL file and transferred to a SQL database.

Frequency of publication

Weekly

Data reference periods

February 2020 onwards

Revisions information

Figures are subject to change as incident records can be updated up to 5 days after closing, as there is a 5 day period for amendments prior to an incident record becoming "locked". In exceptional circumstances incidents can also be amended more than 5 days after the start of lockdown in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Statistical quality

Figures exclude incidents in England that were attended by WAST resources.

Keywords

COVID-19, Coronavirus, ambulance