General Dental Services Statistics

Information detailed below is derived from the FPS dental payment system. It includes all health service dental treatments carried out in Northern Ireland through the General Dental Services Regulations that are submitted by general dental practitioners to the BSO for payment. This information does not include any dental treatments delivered by Trust based dental services or any treatments carried out privately by health service dentists. 


Current Publication

Date published:  2nd JULY 2020

Presents information on dental activity carried out by general dental practitioners in Northern Ireland.  It details information on the number of general dental practitioners in Northern Ireland along with the number of registered patients and the treatments carried out and submitted to BSO for payment.

 FPS General Dental Services Statistics for Northern Ireland 2019/20 - Revised 

 Annual Dental Statistics Tables

 SDR Items of Service Claims by item number and Children/Adults

 
 FPS General Dental Services Statistics Infographic 2019/20
FPS General Dental Services Statistics Pre-Release Access List

 

Quarterly Dental Statistics

Date published:  14th January 2021

This quarterly series is a subset of the annual information with data provided for selected key tables. The quarterly updates within a year should be treated as provisional and may be revised when figures are finalised to produce the end of year annual report.

 FPS General Dental Services Statistics: To QE December 2020

 

Interactive Maps and Charts

We have capability of providing mapping and interactive analysis within the unit. Below examples have been produced using R Studio. These examples open in a separate browser window, they may take a while to load on certain browsers.

2019/20

2018/19

 

Previous publications

Please see dental sections of  the FPS Compendium Reports on our Archived Data page.

FPS Statistics for Northern Ireland 2017/18 to 2018/19