Data highlights

The latest COVID-19 feasibility counts and monthly release notes are available below.

Monthly release notes - October 2020

The latest CPRD data includes the following:

  • Total number of patients (de-duplicated): 57,644,869
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients (de-duplicated): 16,058,389
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 32,041,343

These data are provided as two separate primary care databases at present.

CPRD GOLD

The latest version of the CPRD GOLD database is now available and contains the following:

  • Total number of research acceptable patients: 19,227,238
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 3,165,965
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 9,195,872

 (PDF, 108KB, 2 pages) 
 

Find out more about CPRD GOLD 

CPRD Aurum

The latest version of the CPRD Aurum database is now available and contains the following:

  • Total number of research acceptable patients: 37,607,045
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 12,891,424
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 22,845,471

Download:

(PDF, 120KB, 2 pages) 
 

Find out more about CPRD Aurum  

COVID-19 feasibility counts

Feasibility counts of COVID-19 codes in CPRD Aurum and CPRD GOLD include the following in the period from 2 December 2019 to 30 September 2020:

  • 862,166 unique patients with SARS-COV-2 codes
  • 1,533,537 unique SARS-COV-2 events

Information for the CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum databases can be found in the document below: 

Download: 

 (PDF, 420KB, 19 pages)
 

Information on COVID-19 studies using CPRD data already underway

For further information email enquiries@cprd.com

CPRD updates

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[Page last reviewed 12 October 2020]