Table 1

Modelling predicted demand for paediatric intensive care beds in England using historical data from November 2018 through to June 2019

EnglandNorthMidlands and EastLondonSouth
Nov-18
 Mean (SD)341.6 (21.9)98.0 (6.2)77.5 (4.6)127.0 (9.8)43.4 (3.8)
 Med (min-max)338.5 (300, 388)97.1 (82, 120)77.3 (63, 90)125.8 (97, 156)43.5 (32, 54)
 IQR327–35693.7–101.673.8–81.5120.3–132.240.7–45.7
Dec-18
 Mean (SD)324.7 (30.4)93.6 (8.7)71.8 (5.1)121.4 (12.1)39.3 (7.8)
 Med (min-max)332.0 (266, 370)94.4 (64, 113)72.3 (56, 85)122.0 (92, 152)41.6 (18, 54)
 IQR305–35087.7–100.867.8–75.4110.6–132.133.7–45.0
Jan-19
 Mean (SD)307.4 (15.3)90.7 (6.3)71.4 (4.3)109.5 (6.8)37.3 (4.9)
 Med (min-max)311.0 (273, 328)91.2 (72, 112)71.5 (56, 83)109.8 (89, 131)36.8 (25, 50)
 IQR295–32086.7–94.568.8–74.9104.9–114.233.0–41.7
Feb-19
 Mean (SD)308.6 (14.2)91.1 (5.4)69.0 (5.4)105.9 (6.9)42.0 (2.7)
 Med (min-max)310.5 (268, 328)91.5 (71, 109)69.5 (48, 83)105.6 (84, 125)42.2 (33, 51)
 IQR304–318.588.4–94.466.3–72.6101.3–111.340.3–43.7
Mar-19
 Mean (SD)296.0 (17.3)79.3 (5.3)66.5 (5.6)108.7 (6.8)38.7 (4.4)
 Med (min-max)296.0 (264, 327)78.9 (64, 96)66.0 (51, 83)108.6 (85, 129)39.0 (27, 50)
 IQR281.0–311.075.5–82.662.4–70.0104.1–114.135.7–41.4
Apr-19
 Mean (SD)301.2 (17.4)77.8 (8.2)68.2 (5.7)110.4 (8.0)43.1 (3.0)
 Med (min-max)307.0 (258, 325)79.0 (51, 97)68.4 (53, 84)110.8 (88, 131)42.9 (35, 52)
 IQR291.0–315.072.1–84.263.6–72.0104.6–116.540.9–45.3
May-19
 Mean (SD)293.1 (15.7)80.1 (6.9)64.8 (4.5)105.0 (6.5)39.2 (4.5)
 Med (min-max)293.0 (262, 316)80.1 (62, 100)64.9 (50, 80)105.8 (82, 124)38.7 (27, 51)
 IQR281.0–307.074.2–86.061.5–67.8100.7–109.936.1–42.6
Jun-19
 Mean (SD)278.7 (15.8)73.9 (6.1)60.8 (5.6)103.2 (6.4)35.5 (3.6)
 Med (min-max)280.5 (251, 304)73.9 (56, 91)61.0 (46, 78)102.3 (84, 122)35.5 (24, 45)
 IQR264.0–292.069.4–78.356.6–64.997.9–108.632.9–38.0
  • IQR, Inter-quartile range; SD, Standard deviation.