226914 - National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Answered)

Paul Burstow
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 2 March 2015 to Question 224947, for what reasons the data requested is aggregated over the three years 2012-14; and if he will provide the figures for (a) 2012, (b) 2013 and (c) 2014 separately.

George Freeman

I regret that the information in my answer of 2 March 2015 was not provided in the format requested. I apologise for this oversight.

The information is shown in the table1.

2012

2013

2014

Patient organisations

46

39

40

Manufacturers

18

22

32

Professional organisations

58

47

49

Other organisations

23

12

13

1 Some organisations will be involved in more than one year.

Source: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence