General Practitioners

Health written question – answered on 15th July 2008.

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Photo of Dame Cheryl Gillan Dame Cheryl Gillan Shadow Secretary of State for Wales

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many people were registered with general practitioners in England in each of the last five years, broken down by local authority area.

Photo of Ben Bradshaw Ben Bradshaw Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (South West), The Minister of State, Department of Health

The number of patients registered with general practitioners in England, by primary care trust (PCT) is shown in the following table.

Data at this level has been published online by the Information Centre for health and social care (IC) since 2006 and are available on the IC's website at:

2006

www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/publications/nhsstaff2006/gp/Primary%20Care%20Trusts.xls

2007

www.ic.nhs.uk/webfiles/publications/nhsstaff2007/gp/PCT%20Level.xls.

Registered p atients by PCT in England, as at 30 September
Headcoun t
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
England 52,713,780 52,527,737 52,817,500 53,283,787 53,588,174
Q30 North East SHA 2,642,373 2,606,732 2,626,296 2,636,773 2,632,206
5D7 Newcastle PCT 279,268 268,904 272,062 274,063 275,311
5D8 North Tyneside PCT 205,488 202,636 210,180 209,784 211,121
5D9 Hartlepool PCT 93,550 93,945 93,818 92,890 93,135
5E1 North Tees PCT 186,616 188,364 187,851 189,375 188,792
5J9 Darlington PCT 102,159 102,104 102,341 103,249 103,971
5KF Gateshead PCT 204,067 204,275 203,548 203,990 202,693
5KG South Tyneside PCT 156,775 155,761 155,492 155,440 151,096
5KL Sunderland Teaching PCT 289,527 280,843 283,391 285,196 284,540
5KM Middlesbrough PCT 148,265 144,526 143,094 151,670 150,111
5ND County Durham PCT 516,641 511,317 518,164 515,497 524,007
5QR Redcar and Cleveland PCT 144,496 137,551 143,512 136,552 130,019
TAC Northumberland Care Trust 315,522 316,506 312,843 319,067 317,410
Q31 North West SHA 7,184,131 7,118,563 7,147,635 7,219,728 7,229,567
5CC Blackburn with Darwen PCT 159,543 160,348 157,095 162,197 161,689
5F5 Salford PCT 231,528 228,658 222,739 234,372 229,628
5F7 Stockport PCT 294,030 294,316 294,350 294,130 295,317
5HG Ashton, Leigh and Wigan PCT 308,549 296,806 300,985 310,477 311,507
5HP Blackpool PCT 150,689 151,100 151,155 151,159 149,017
5HQ Bolton PCT 279,771 280,826 280,096 284,628 286,810
5J2 Warrington PCT 198,348 199,072 199,370 200,603 199,989
5J4 Knowsley PCT 160,302 141,213 158,659 154,493 155,367
5J5 Oldham PCT 231,152 226,271 229,827 233,546 231,467
5JX Bury PCT 188,326 188,496 175,651 190,944 191,828
5LH Tameside and Glossop PCT 233,098 231,995 232,559 234,557 236,049
5NE Cumbria PCT 502,549 503,923 508,689 514,480 516,644
5NF North Lancashire Teaching PCT 332,469 332,515 335,811 334,124 335,956
5NG Central Lancashire PCT 456,764 455,818 457,495 456,692 459,041
5NH East Lancashire Teaching PCT 379,204 367,233 381,196 382,357 385,301
5NJ Sefton PCT 284,928 280,633 281,061 279,143 273,335
5NK Wirral PCT 336,330 335,487 334,499 334,655 334,167
5NL Liverpool PCT 484,300 483,193 472,258 474,435 470,095
5NM Halton and St. Helens PCT 314,126 314,353 311,098 316,851 315,534
5NN West Cheshire PCT 255,175 256,235 255,888 256,697 258,648
5NP Central and Eastern Cheshire PCT 453,907 448,916 459,035 461,315 463,711
5NQ Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale PCT 216,621 209,823 216,505 217,730 218,797
5NR Trafford PCT 224,888 223,391 221,066 225,209 228,904
5NT Manchester PCT 507,534 507,942 510,548 514,934 520,766
Q32 Yorkshire and Humber SHA 5,239,916 5,233,457 5,260,062 5,310,906 5,328,651
5EF North Lincolnshire PCT 159,542 163,376 162,691 164,027 165,143
5H8 Rotherham PCT 250,838 250,488 252,868 253,938 254,477
5J6 Calderdale PCT 201,230 202,694 201,721 205,280 203,735
5JE Barnsley PCT 234,621 233,148 234,796 239,218 240,872
5N1 Leeds PCT 764,773 763,980 767,465 778,374 781,616
5N2 Kirklees PCT 401,808 400,434 399,788 408,538 407,536
5N3 Wakefield District PCT 338,512 341,075 342,747 345,169 347,205
5N4 Sheffield PCT 543,586 534,072 541,803 544,587 547,258
5N5 Doncaster PCT 304,001 301,431 303,121 304,073 303,698
5NV North Yorkshire and York PCT 770,223 775,156 777,454 781,790 786,984
5NW East Riding of Yorkshire PCT 301,158 304,975 307,262 309,641 312,071
5NX Hull Teaching PCT 285,889 282,319 281,262 283,286 283,534
5NY Bradford and Airedale Teaching PCT 514,057 516,695 517,074 524,846 524,764
TAN North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus 169,678 163,614 170,010 168,139 169,758
Q33 East Midlands SHA 4,349,889 4,333,787 4,388,746 4,426,994 4,480,006
5EM Nottingham City PCT 313,527 310,084 313,703 315,374 324,403
5ET Bassetlaw PCT 106,328 107,474 108,384 108,814 107,559
5N6 Derbyshire County PCT 696,183 680,689 701,625 695,547 707,339
5N7 Derby City PCT 276,897 272,617 277,675 282,017 285,241
5N8 Nottinghamshire County Teaching PCT 641,492 643,314 644,446 648,411 653,309
5N9 Lincolnshire Teaching PCT 684,230 694,252 704,916 699,007 725,087
5PA Leicestershire County and Rutland PCT 645,489 643,855 647,422 658,609 657,860
5PC Leicester City Teaching PCT 336,597 327,233 326,872 342,899 335,967
5PD Northamptonshire Teaching PCT 649,145 654,269 663,703 676,316 683,241
Q34 West Midlands SHA 5,608,459 5,581,512 5,613,419 5,629,001 5,684,311
5CN Herefordshire PCT 174,445 175,981 176,755 177,699 179,039
5M1 South Birmingham PCT 378,193 371,970 372,135 377,828 381,178
5M2 Shropshire County PCT 282,884 288,518 289,211 291,951 293,980
5M3 Walsall Teaching PCT 263,070 262,800 264,556 265,898 262,545
5MD Coventry Teaching PCT 339,895 338,399 339,770 345,922 348,475
5MK Telford And Wrekin PCT 163,744 165,205 165,484 167,149 168,325
5MV Wolverhampton City PCT 258,982 255,789 257,126 258,188 259,250
5MX Heart of Birmingham Teaching PCT 314,844 306,002 294,627 312,779 310,552
5PE Dudley PCT 312,027 310,805 314,637 305,151 314,560
5PF Sandwell PCT 318,097 304,646 314,036 324,708 326,382
5PG Birmingham East And North PCT 440,409 440,602 443,279 427,784 436,286
5PH North Staffordshire PCT 210,888 208,066 207,825 202,108 208,065
5PJ Stoke on Trent Teaching PCT 269,761 262,923 272,469 264,231 269,290
5PK South Staffordshire PCT 593,809 594,926 598,737 601,251 603,057
5PL Worcestershire PCT 554,509 558,552 561,567 565,182 569,527
5PM Warwickshire PCT 520,373 522,432 526,533 531,164 535,740
TAM Solihull Care Trust 212,530 213,896 214,672 210,008 218,060
Q35 East England SHA 5,662,615 5,671,345 5,715,730 5,755,696 5,829,376
5GC Luton PCT 201,438 201,420 202,215 203,339 203,699
5P1 South East Essex PCT 351,468 352,536 352,449 348,056 351,720
5P2 Bedfordshire PCT 408,452 412,118 412,687 414,061 419,994
5P3 East and North Hertfordshire PCT 561,184 561,831 564,390 570,717 573,659
5P4 West Hertfordshire PCT 561,066 562,025 566,059 570,343 574,267
5PN Peterborough PCT 160,695 163,647 164,999 163,070 168,084
5PP Cambridgeshire PCT 579,352 578,391 592,269 585,077 598,253
5PQ Norfolk PCT 704,253 711,775 716,650 731,525 737,337
5PR Great Yarmouth and Waveney Teaching PCT 221,957 220,363 225,970 222,042 228,819
5PT Suffolk PCT 573,699 585,184 588,288 595,114 602,308
5PV West Essex PCT 269,748 269,378 267,960 274,187 274,872
5PW North East Essex PCT 307,035 306,251 306,933 309,921 313,816
5PX Mid Essex PCT 355,072 352,688 358,444 366,931 370,673
5PY South West Essex Teaching PCT 407,196 393,738 396,418 401,313 411,875
Q36 London SHA 8,357,783 8,284,400 8,309,123 8,445,425 8,411,763
5A4 Havering PCT 248,029 242,557 247,423 248,158 247,315
5A5 Kingston PCT 177,468 177,659 179,191 181,641 181,810
5A7 Bromley PCT 316,819 314,708 315,368 321,435 320,424
5A8 Greenwich Teaching PCT 253,156 254,421 259,970 262,986 263,105
5A9 Barnet PCT 376,448 373,213 372,269 372,760 364,347
5AT Hillingdon PCT 258,940 259,010 260,318 266,460 263,850
5C1 Enfield PCT 289,642 287,503 288,223 283,473 287,467
5C2 Barking and Dagenham PCT 170,493 164,668 167,309 176,377 176,814
5C3 City and Hackney Teaching PCT 271,202 262,820 257,307 269,845 270,661
5C4 Tower Hamlets PCT 220,739 212,599 216,280 230,348 236,828
5C5 Newham PCT 305,285 302,192 306,359 320,594 328,247
5C9 Haringey Teaching PCT 288,120 284,093 279,610 280,198 271,332
5H1 Hammersmith and Fulham PCT 188,199 192,768 188,986 191,059 190,935
5HX Ealing PCT 361,069 367,788 356,613 366,640 348,410
5HY Hounslow PCT 253,558 249,525 251,717 257,835 256,246
5K5 Brent Teaching PCT 352,148 344,394 345,507 346,204 348,125
5K6 Harrow PCT 222,615 226,686 229,112 229,703 231,602
5K7 Camden PCT 246,705 235,120 243,337 235,513 231,807
5K8 Islington PCT 222,617 223,070 226,749 220,021 203,649
5K9 Croydon PCT 359,756 358,525 361,059 363,647 361,266
5LA Kensington and Chelsea PCT 195,743 190,957 183,440 183,005 181,910
5LC Westminster PCT 250,884 240,212 235,329 244,963 245,988
5LD Lambeth PCT 353,962 351,969 347,101 353,784 355,985
5LE Southwark PCT 281,524 277,970 285,558 291,564 297,476
5LF Lewisham PCT 279,822 288,731 280,550 285,786 285,978
5LG Wandsworth PCT 309,365 302,557 312,436 325,864 328,223
5M6 Richmond and Twickenham PCT 197,985 198,758 198,842 192,597 194,656
5M7 Sutton and Merton PCT 383,794 384,652 392,655 400,117 403,620
5NA Redbridge PCT 243,463 240,834 245,223 255,889 253,671
5NC Waltham Forest PCT 257,484 253,116 253,090 263,485 257,997
TAK Bexley Care Trust 220,748 221,325 222,192 223,474 222,019
Q37 South East Coast SHA 4,377,212 4,364,414 4,375,551 4,424,349 4,454,941
5L3 Medway PCT 275,597 272,891 274,732 276,098 270,534
5LQ Brighton and Hove City PCT 288,518 280,663 285,148 290,282 286,646
5P5 Surrey PCT 1,110,240 1,108,212 1,114,179 1,119,201 1,136,034
5P6 West Sussex Teaching PCT 793,385 797,881 796,553 801,236 806,472
5P7 East Sussex Downs and Weald PCT 334,336 337,550 338,690 339,480 342,038
5P8 Hastings and Rother PCT 177,346 177,863 176,356 176,659 180,022
5P9 West Kent PCT 669,839 666,762 667,827 682,310 690,770
5QA Eastern and Coastal Kent Teaching PCT 727,951 722,592 722,066 739,083 742,425
Q38 South Central SHA 4,131,822 4,130,760 4,140,793 4,159,688 4,206,838
5CQ Milton Keynes PCT 234,824 235,920 237,975 240,554 245,966
5FE Portsmouth City Teaching PCT 187,535 186,140 187,080 203,695 204,590
5L1 Southampton City PCT 249,317 247,287 249,049 251,069 253,277
5QC Hampshire PCT 1,272,557 1,279,060 1,281,874 1,265,468 1,288,089
5QD Buckinghamshire PCT 512,249 514,460 514,570 517,634 518,987
5QE Oxfordshire PCT 656,320 655,585 655,766 655,623 659,081
5QF Berkshire West PCT 480,244 475,339 478,953 483,819 487,318
5QG Berkshire East Teaching PCT 403,998 400,357 397,826 403,390 409,658
5QT Isle of Wight Healthcare PCT 134,778 136,612 137,700 138,436 139,872
Q39 South West SHA 5,159,581 5,202,767 5,240,145 5,275,227 5,330,515
5A3 South Gloucestershire PCT 243,585 248,746 248,448 249,644 250,906
5F1 Plymouth Teaching PCT 260,369 259,217 261,881 263,789 265,518
5FL Bath and North East Somerset PCT 188,566 190,434 191,373 192,507 193,105
5K3 Swindon PCT 196,734 193,993 198,830 202,448 205,891
5M8 North Somerset PCT 193,387 192,298 198,414 200,982 204,031
5QH Gloucestershire PCT 583,923 588,394 591,702 596,632 602,048
5QJ Bristol Teaching PCT 436,899 440,925 444,363 448,485 450,947
5QK Wiltshire PCT 436,271 440,199 442,619 446,158 448,650
5QL Somerset PCT 510,610 513,700 516,490 510,936 524,890
5QM Dorset PCT 384,376 389,320 391,840 394,974 398,852
5QN Bournemouth and Poole Teaching PCT 342,579 344,003 345,560 348,161 353,187
5QP Cornwall and Isles of Scilly PCT 517,763 525,843 529,854 535,079 539,777
5QQ Devon PCT 722,309 731,954 735,009 740,899 747,350
TAL Torbay Care Trust 142,209 143,741 143,762 144,533 145,363
Source:

The Information Centre for health and social care General and Personal Medical Services Statistics.

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