Health care costs in the English NHS: reference tables for average annual NHS spend by age, sex and deprivation group

Posted on 21 April 2017

CHE's latest Research Paper 147 written by Miqdad Asaria

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This paper describes how to calculate average health care costs broken down 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 here can be used by costeffectiveness analysts to populate their extrapolation models when estimating future health care costs. The results will also be of interest to the broader community of health researchers as they illustrate how NHS spending is distributed across different subgroups within the population.

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