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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-11040: Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 1 September 2017

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-10617 by Shona Robison on 1 September 2017, how many dental patients' registrations were placed in abeyance in each year since 2011.

Answered by: Shona Robison 19 September 2017

The following table shows the number of dental patients' registrations placed in abeyance, by each year since 2011:

Year

No. of registrations

in abeyance

 

 

2011

52,468

2012

45,818

2013

40,060

2014

37,079

2015

39,156

2016

43,934

Source: ISD Scotland

The intention is going forward from January 2018 to exclude those patients in abeyance, with the next publication of registration and participation statistics.