Multimedia Audio and video, data visualisation and interactive content Search Apply Listing Content Type Viewing: Data visualisation All multimedia Timelines Videos Slideshows Audio (-) Data visualisation Maps Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Topics Health and care services Adult social care Emergency care Hospital care Public health Leadership, systems and organisations Workforce and skills Patients, people and society Health inequalities Policy, finance and performance General election 2019 NHS finances Performance Social care finances Data visualisation The NHS budget and how it has changed The total budget for the Department of Health and Social Care in England and how it has changed since 2007/08. Data visualisation Capital investment in the NHS The amount of capital investment into the NHS has increased in recent years but hasn’t kept pace with the rapidly increasing backlog maintenance. Data visualisation Key facts and figures about adult social care What is social care? How many people deliver social care? How much does social care cost individuals and the state? We answer some of the most frequently asked questions we receive about social care. Data visualisation Key facts and figures about the NHS What's the NHS annual budget? How many doctors and nurses are there? What's the cost of an operation? We answer some of the most frequently asked questions we receive about health and social care. Data visualisation International recruitment in adult social care The social care sector would struggle to function without its international workforce. Immigration policy, particularly after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, should be designed with the social care sector in mind. Data visualisation International recruitment in the NHS The NHS would not be able to function without its international workforce, who account for 1 in every 8 people who work in the health service. Data visualisation How the NHS is funded The NHS is mainly funded from general taxation and National Insurance contributions. Data visualisation Accident and emergency (A&E) waiting times Accident and emergency (A&E) waiting times are one of the most high-profile indicators of how hospitals are performing. How is A&E performance measured and what influences how long people wait? Data visualisation The number of hospital beds Over the past three decades the number of hospital beds has been declining in England. This is a result of medical advances and a shift in policy towards providing treatment and care outside hospital. Data visualisation Spending on public health On a like-for-like basis, spending on public health will actually fall by 5.2 per cent, from £2.6 billion in 2013/14 to £2.5 billion in 2017/18. Data visualisation Trusts in deficit Increasing numbers of NHS providers are facing financial difficulties. The latest figures for 2016/17 show that 51 per cent of all trusts are planning to end the year in deficit. Data visualisation Hospital activity The NHS is treating more patients than ever before, with hospitals experiencing increases in attendances at A&E departments, non-elective (emergency) admissions, elective admissions, and outpatient attendances. Data visualisation NHS staffing numbers The NHS in England employs just over 1 million full-time equivalent (FTE) staff (not including those working in general practice). This number has been increasing at about 0.5 per cent on average per year over the past seven years. Data visualisation Health inequalities Inequalities in health can be measured in many different ways. Here we look at how health life expectancy and life expectancy differs across the country.