Data and statistics
Read statistics about how common musculoskeletal conditions are, and their burden on UK general practice.
A visual representation of the prevalence of MSK conditions across the UK.
To support NHS England in responding to the NHS Mandate 2017 to 2018, our advisory group has prioritised opportunities for data collection that will lead to better outcomes for people with musculoskeletal conditions.
We collect the best available data on the prevalence, risk factors, comorbidities, and impact of musculoskeletal conditions in the UK, so you can understand more about the number of people living with and affected by these conditions.
Data and statistics on the prevalence of back pain and osteoarthritis in different regions of England.