Flu Vaccination – Statistics

Flu Vaccination – Statistics

This page of the website contains data on provision of the Flu Vaccination Advanced Service that has been provided to PSNC by PharmOutcomes, Sonar Informatics and NHS England/NHS BSA during the 2017/18 flu season.


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Flu vaccination data from PharmOutcomes, Sonar Informatics and Healthi for 2017/18

The data in the PDF below only contains flu vaccinations administered as part of the 2017/18 service which have been entered into the PharmOutcomes, Sonar Informatics or Healthi systems. Some contractors are unable to use or have decided not to use either of these electronic systems to record administration of vaccines. The total number of vaccinations administered is therefore higher than the total in the below PDF document.

Flu vaccination data 2017/18 (PDF)

Currently, we are not able to obtain a daily count of vaccinations administered from Sonar Informatics, just the total vaccinations delivered.

Patient eligibility group data from PharmOutcomes and Sonar Informatics for 2017/18

This data from shows the eligibility groups of patients who have been vaccinated (Updated to 16th October 2017).

Some contractors are not able to use or have decided not to use electronic systems to record administration of vaccines. Therefore this data does not cover all patients vaccinated during the 2017/18 service.

Vaccination eligibility group PharmOutcomes Sonar Healthi
Aged over 65 71% 56.5% 82.3%
Asplenia/splenic dysfunction 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Carer 2.8% 3.2% 1.3%
Chronic heart disease 2.6% 3.4% 2.5%
Chronic kidney disease 0.3% 0.3% 1.3%
Chronic liver disease 0.2% 0.2% 0%
Chronic neurological disease 1.1% 1% 0%
Chronic respiratory disease 11.2% 10.4% 4.4%
Diabetes 7.2% 12.6% 3.8%
Household contact of immunocompromised individual 0.4% 0.5% 0.6%
Immunosuppression 1.9% 2.2% 2.5%
Morbid obesity 0.1% 0.1% 0%
Person in long-stay residential or home 0.2% 0.2% 0%
Pregnant woman 0.9% 1.7% 06%

Number of community pharmacies who have signed up to provide the service in 2017/18

As of 22nd September 2017, there were 8,936 pharmacy contractors registered through the NHS BSA to provide the flu service.

Flu vaccination data for 2016/17

Flu vaccination data for 2015/16

Return to the flu vaccination hub page

 



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