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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Prescriptions summary data by year
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2017-18578,427,483.2779,903,7307.24180.4524.9
2016-17576,674,427.8980,028,0577.21180.3425.0
2015-16593,462,507.6879,169,7027.50186.1924.8
2014-15581,415,260.5378,512,7267.41183.2424.7
2013-14569,436,486.4476,270,7197.47179.1724.0
2012-13557,514,201.2274,239,2977.51175.7023.4
2011-12587,233,811.2072,657,3548.08185.6423.0
2010-11594,329,295.6870,107,2118.48188.5022.2
2009-10588,186,034.8067,875,4488.67187.6421.7
2008-09577,774,782.8264,878,0638.91185.5020.8
2007-08584,414,613.8462,011,1729.42188.9020.0
2006-07578,819,608.5159,078,5669.80187.1419.1
2005-06563,196,519.7757,034,9809.87184.5518.7
2004-05576,877,157.2653,927,68310.70189.7317.7
2003-04550,126,194.1551,268,51010.73182.0317.0
2002-03509,022,521.5048,751,68010.44167.6416.1
2001-02455,525,931.1946,018,2959.90151.4115.3
2000-01410,675,650.2343,312,2669.48136.5114.4
1999-00387,677,232.9641,152,2099.42129.9213.8
1998-99347,771,534.0039,990,2088.70116.0713.3
1997-98324,031,287.6638,898,6088.33108.3613.0
1996-97294,294,204.2437,206,2017.9198.3512.4
1995-96270,806,434.7936,275,6267.4791.0712.2
1994-95251,164,396.7735,364,1567.1084.4411.9
1993-94231,738,298.4734,302,3206.7678.4511.6
1992-93210,863,369.4132,862,0366.4272.1811.2
1991-92188,431,292.5231,633,9725.9663.7710.7
1990-91165,112,315.9130,032,7525.5055.7110.1
1989144,783,910.3429,383,2574.9348.819.9
1988131,514,310.2028,626,1254.5944.439.7
1987116,530,985.2227,550,5424.2339.719.4
1986104,043,237.2826,528,8543.9235.729.1
198595,453,623.7526,160,9653.6532.749.0
198491,245,391.3626,393,1713.4631.429.1
198385,324,552.7525,994,9973.2829.499.0
198275,883,595.7025,392,1762.9926.348.8
198165,632,268.2824,751,3912.6522.848.6
198057,042,727.1125,008,8982.2819.938.7
197947,441,014.6224,912,9031.9016.618.7
197841,840,717.0525,192,3871.6614.738.9
197735,230,614.3824,090,9891.4612.428.5
197627,888,391.3223,774,8131.179.868.4
197521,697,370.3322,888,5450.957.678.1
197417,114,450.9422,266,9850.776.057.9
197314,402,992.4121,332,3050.685.147.6

Metadata

Title
Prescriptions summary data by year

Last update
19 September 2018 19 September 2018

Next update
September 2019

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Prescribing Services, NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership

Contact email
stats.healthinfo@gov.wales

Designation
National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local health boards

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
This table provides data on prescriptions prescribed by GPs in Wales and dispensed.

Data collection and calculation
GP Prescription data (NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership).

Frequency of publication
Annual

Data reference periods
1973 onwards

Users, uses and context
See associated Statistical Release for detailed notes, background and definitions.

Statistical quality
See associated Statistical Release for detailed notes, background and definitions.

Keywords
Prescriptions