Data highlights

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

Monthly release notes - January 2021

The latest CPRD data includes the following:

  • Total number of patients (de-duplicated): 59,913,034
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients (de-duplicated): 16,305,791
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 44,659,158

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: 19,483,855
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 3,020,680
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 9,209,834

 (PDF, 131KB, 3 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: 39,195,614
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 13,285,111
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 35,449,324

Download:

 (PDF, 143KB, 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 31 December 2020:

  • 2,414,998 unique patients with SARS-COV-2 codes
  • 4,964,299 unique SARS-COV-2 events

Download:

(PDF, 578KB, 20 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 15 January 2021]