Table 4

Medians (25th–75th centiles) of ratio for users ≥90th centile over the rest of consultations per patient, by consultation type, all practices

YearAll consultations by all staffAll consultations by GPsFace-to-face consultations by all staffFace-to-face consultations by GPs
2000–20014.6 (4.4–4.9)4.9 (4.6–5.4)4.5 (4.3–4.8)4.7 (4.5–5.1)
2001–20024.7 (4.5–5.0)5.0 (4.7–5.5)4.6 (4.4–4.9)4.8 (4.5–5.2)
2002–20034.7 (4.5–5.1)5.2 (4.8–5.6)4.7 (4.4–5.0)4.9 (4.6–5.3)
2003–20044.8 (4.6–5.1)5.3 (5.0–5.8)4.8 (4.5–5.1)5.0 (4.7–5.5)
2004–20055.0 (4.7–5.3)5.5 (5.1–6.1)5.0 (4.6–5.4)5.2 (4.8–5.8)
2005–20064.9 (4.6–5.2)5.5 (5.1–6.0)4.8 (4.6–5.3)5.1 (4.8–5.7)
2006–20075.0 (4.7–5.4)5.7 (5.2–6.3)5.1 (4.7–5.6)5.4 (4.9–6.0)
2007–20085.0 (4.7–5.3)5.6 (5.1–6.0)5.0 (4.7–5.4)5.2 (4.8–5.7)
2008–20095.0 (4.7–5.4)5.6 (5.2–6.0)5.0 (4.7–5.4)5.3 (4.9–5.7)
2009–20105.0 (4.7–5.3)5.6 (5.2–6.0)5.0 (4.7–5.4)5.2 (4.9–5.7)
2010–20115.1 (4.8–5.4)5.7 (5.3–6.1)5.1 (4.7–5.5)5.3 (4.9–5.8)
2011–20125.1 (4.8–5.4)5.7 (5.3–6.1)5.1 (4.8–5.6)5.4 (5.0–5.8)
2012–20135.1 (4.8–5.4)5.7 (5.4–6.1)5.2 (4.8–5.6)5.4 (5.0–5.8)
2013–20145.1 (4.8–5.5)5.8 (5.4–6.2)5.2 (4.9–5.6)5.5 (5.1–6.0)
2014–20155.2 (4.9–5.5)5.9 (5.5–6.3)5.3 (5.0–5.8)5.6 (5.2–6.1)
2015–20165.1 (4.8–5.5)6.0 (5.6–6.5)5.6 (5.1–6.2)5.9 (5.4–6.6)
2016–20175.1 (4.9–5.5)5.9 (5.5–6.4)5.5 (5.1–6.0)5.8 (5.3–6.4)
2017–20185.1 (4.8–5.5)5.9 (5.5–6.3)5.5 (5.1–6.0)5.8 (5.4–6.5)
2018–20195.1 (4.8–5.4)5.9 (5.5–6.3)5.5 (5.1–6.0)5.9 (5.4–6.6)
  • GP, general practitioner.