Patient Demographic and Statistics

Who are our patients?

Wisbech is home to a wide patient demographic; people of varying ages, races, ethnicities as well as different socio-economic backgrounds. As a network it is important that we understand who our patients are so that we can provide appropriate treatment and develop new services that will cater to improving our patient's healthcare.


Below is a background of the demographic within the Wisbech PCN:


Total number of patients within the PCN (as of April 2019) = 50424


Age Ranges:


0 - 4 years - 2669 patients (5.3%)

5 - 14 years - 5390 patients (10.7%)

Under 18 years - 9566 (19.0%)

16 - 64 years - 31697 (62.9%)

65+ years - 10145 (20.1%)

75+ years - 4575 (9.1%)

85+ years - 1312 (2.6%)


Ethnicity:


White British % - 86.1%

White Other % - 11.2%

Mixed % - 0.9%

Black % - 0.4%

Indian/Bangladeshi/Pakistani - 0.6%

Chinese - 0.6%

Other - 0.2%


For more information on the demographics and health statistics within the network, please click on the link the below.