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Ambulance services

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  • Release date: 26 March 2014
  • Period covered: February 2014
  • Next update: 30 April 2014
A monthly report which includes data on emergency calls and response times.

Key points

  • There were 32,788 emergency calls, 5.5% down on January 2014 but 0.8% up on February 2013.
  • Of these, 13,266 were Category A (immediately life-threatening) calls, 3.4% down on January 2014 but 1.6% up on February 2013.
  • 52.8% of emergency responses to Category A (immediately life-threatening) calls arrived at the scene within 8 minutes – down from 57.6% in January 2014 and from 60.8% in February 2013 – and below the target of 65%.
  • 57.7% of Category A calls received an emergency response within 9 minutes, 62.1% within 10 minutes, 79.1% within 15 minutes and 88.3% within 20 minutes.

Contact

Tel: 029 2082 5086
Email: stats.healthinfo@wales.gsi.gov.uk

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