Reasons for public dissatisfaction with NHS services in the United Kingdom 2018

Share of reasons for public dissatisfaction with NHS services in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 10, 2019
Reasons for public dissatisfaction with NHS services in the United Kingdom 2018 This statistic presents the reasons why individuals are dissatisfied with the NHS in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018. Individuals were primarily dissatisfied with the NHS due to how long it takes to get a GP or hospital appointment with 53 percent of respondents, followed by 52 percent stating the lack of NHS staff.
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Share of reasons for public dissatisfaction with NHS services in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018

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Share of respondents
It takes too long to get a GP or hospital appointment53%
Not enough NHS staff52%
The government doesn't spend enough money on the NHS49%
Money is wasted in the NHS33%
Government reforms that affect the NHS20%
The quality of NHS care15%
Some services or treatments are not available on the NHS10%
Attitudes and behaviour of NHS staff9%
Stories in the newspaper, on the radio or on TV7%
Other13%
Share of respondents
It takes too long to get a GP or hospital appointment53%
Not enough NHS staff52%
The government doesn't spend enough money on the NHS49%
Money is wasted in the NHS33%
Government reforms that affect the NHS20%
The quality of NHS care15%
Some services or treatments are not available on the NHS10%
Attitudes and behaviour of NHS staff9%
Stories in the newspaper, on the radio or on TV7%
Other13%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 10, 2019
This statistic presents the reasons why individuals are dissatisfied with the NHS in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018. Individuals were primarily dissatisfied with the NHS due to how long it takes to get a GP or hospital appointment with 53 percent of respondents, followed by 52 percent stating the lack of NHS staff.
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