Prescription Cost Analysis (PCA) Annual Statistics



Community Prescribing & Dispensing

Datasets on the prescribing and dispensing of medicines in the community read more


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Prescription Cost Analysis (PCA) Annual Statistics

The PCA release is an Official Statistic with National Statistic designation.

The lowest granularity of data in the publication for both financial and calendar year is added here. PCA contains information on all prescription items dispensed in England and submitted to the NHSBSA for reimbursement.

The full statistical release, including more information on what the statistics contain, can be found on our website.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Source NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) Data warehouse
Contact Matthew Wilson
Version 1.0
State active
Last Updated June 8, 2023, 11:27 (UTC)
Created June 8, 2021, 14:10 (UTC)