The information in the table shows the growth in total net national health service expenditure in nominal and real terms (2004–05 prices).
|A. Net NHS expenditure real in 2004–05 Prices(55)||B. Net NHS expenditure nominal(55)|
|Resource Budgeting Stage 1(57)|
|Resource Budgeting Stage 2(58)(5508520059)|
(55)Figures are not consistent over the period (1990–91 to 2007–08), hence no comparisons should be made across different periods.
(56)Expenditure pre 1999–2000 is on a cash basis.
(57)Expenditure figures from 1999–2000 to 2002–03 are on a Stage1 Resource Budgeting basis.
(58)Expenditure figures from 2003–04 to 2007–08 are on a Stage 2 Resource Budgeting basis.
(59)The Resource Budgeting Stage 2 expenditure figures shown for 2004–05 to 2007–08 are consistent with the 2005 Departmental Report and Chief Executive's Report.
Based on the GDP Deflator series as at