Notes to editors
The number of people waiting more than 2 years was 2,722 in April 2021.
The number of people waiting of more than a year was 385,490 in April 2021, down 50,637 since March 2021.
The total number of people on the waiting list in April 2021 was 5.12 million.
In May 2021 were 2,080,174 A&E attendances and 543,754 emergency admissions similar to levels in May 2019. Compared to May 2020, there were 818,337 more A&E attendances and 145,348 more emergency admissions.
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