Table 3

Results: The numbers and activities associated with 6791 GP practices that had provided both HES activity and NDA data

Population,000TotalNon-diabetesT1DMT2DMT2 age adjustNet T1DM*Net T2DM incl ageDM Imp†
% Total
T1 as % DMMultiple of non-diabetes unit
56 91553 7962392880T1T2 age adjusted
Hospital spend (£ million):
Non-elective tariff£8859£6756£288£1815−£479£258£97514%21%9.63.7
Elective tariff£9270£7809£164£1297−£140£129£7399%15%4.72.8
Outpatient (@£125 each)£14 305£12 503£291£1511−£210£235£6326%27%5.21.9
A&E (@£160 each)£3159£2885£42£232−£35£29£422%41%3.21.3
TOTAL£35 593£29 953£784£4855−£864£651£23889%21%5.92.5
Admissions & bed days:,000
Non-elective bed-days14 20410 9804452779−892396129912%23%9.13.2
Non-elective Adm‡58534742163948−24614244810%24%7.72.8
Elective bed-days10 46289241941345−4571544095%27%4.91.9
Elective Adm ON§477439491916351717344113%28%10.93.1
Elective Adm DC¶6799585874866−37485158%9%2.92.6
Length of stay (LOS) days:% of Non-D
Non-elective LOS2.432.322.722.932.722.69118%116%
Elective LOS2.192.261.012.121.011.36−55%−40%
Attendances:,000
Outpatient114 439100 024232412 091−1,682187950546%27%4.81.9
A&E19 74218 0342601448−2191802642%41%3.11.3
  • *Net=Total after taking away non-diabetes costs and age factor.

  • †Imp=Impact of additional resources for DM.

  • ‡Adm=Admissions.

  • §ON=Overnight.

  • ¶DC=Daycase.