State of the Nation: stroke statistics

Resource type: Information guide

Publication type: Stroke information

January 2017
Resource type
Stroke is a sudden and devastating illness - however, many people are unaware of its widespread impact.
State of the Nation is a definitive, up-to-date, evidence-based and easy-to-understand set of statistics relating to stroke. It includes statistics on:
  • incidence
  • mortality
  • prevalence
  • risk factors
  • stroke treatment and care
  • the impact on the lives of stroke survivors.

You can also download a selection of our key statistics from the document.

Document date

Next review due
January 2018