Official Statistics

Recorded Dementia Diagnoses August 2018

Number of people diagnosed with Dementia according to GP records up to the 31 August 2018


Recorded Dementia Diagnoses August 2018


The publication will present at England level: recorded prevalence and how this compares with research based studies at different ages, and how prevalence differs at different ages depending on comorbidity; CCG level: the rate of emergency hospital admissions for dementia per person recorded with a dementia diagnosis. The publication will include a time series of the proportion of patients with a recorded diagnosis of dementia who also have a prescription of antipsychotic medication.

Published 12 September 2018