From Public Health Scotland:
Number of people delayed
At the May 2022 census point, there were 1,690 people delayed. This is a decrease of 5% compared to the April 2022 census point when 1,780 people were delayed.
Length of delay at census point
Of those delayed at the May 2022 census point, the average (median) length of delay was 21 days, this compares to 22 days in April 2022 (a decrease of 5%).
Average number of beds occupied per dayIn May 2022, the average number of beds occupied per day due to delayed discharges was 1,707. This is a decrease of 4% compared to April 2022 when the daily average was 1,787.https://www.publichealthscotland.scot/publications/delayed-discharges-in-nhsscotland-monthly/delayed-discharges-in-nhsscotland-monthly-figures-for-may-2022/#section-2