The volume of patients spending over 12 hours in accident and emergency (A&E), from decision to admit to admission, in the financial years 2013-14 to 2018-19 is shown in the following table. NHS England collects and publishes this information each month, quarter and year.
Number of patients spending 12 hours or more from decision to admit to admission
2018-19 (year to date)
Source: NHS England, A&E attendances and emergency admissions