Table 4

Descriptive statistics for unique attendances, by site, for December 2013

Site 1Site 2Site 3All sites
Number of patientsPercentage of patients at this siteNumber of patientsPercentage of patients at this siteNumber of patientsPercentage of all patientsNumber of patientsPercentage of patients at this site
Arrival markersTime of arrivalWeekday (Mon–Friday)65267338417037377114 10472
Weekend (Saturday–Sunday)245927167730149429563029
Night shift (20:00–8:00)289532195836184935670234
Day shift (8:00–20:00)60906835606433826513 03266
Arrival modeArrived by ambulance267330241944190036699235
Patient demographicsGenderMale48865427004924434710 02951
Female409946281851278853970549
Age band (years)16–34439949174632242146856644
35–64323636206537196438726537
65–8410741212002266713294115
85 and over2042507917938905
EthnicityAsian or Asian British252828106719173733533227
Black or black British79495931189517228212
Mixed background12519027212872
Other115213391766413220711
Unknown27932536005323
White409946312357185936908146
IMD quintile1 (least deprived)1666191813332355371419
214441614082586317371519
3146916103819120823371519
416211855710153829371619
5 (most deprived)19652253910121023371419
DiagnosisACSC90710696133759197811
Departmental factorsConsultant on duty898510044758133276316 78785
Patient remained in the ED >4 hours78693587203413477
Patient discharged68757731185634786713 47168
Patient admitted211024240044175334626332
Patient admitted in last 10 min before 4 hours10671211182095718314216
OutcomeAdmitted (all)211023240043175334626332
  • ACSC, ambulatory care sensitive condition; IMD, Index of Multiple Deprivation.