Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.Donate to our crowdfunder
General practitioner (GP) work force census data are not available by county or constituency area. Blackpool North and Cleveleys constituency is contained within and serviced by Blackpool Primary Care Trust (PCT) and North Lancashire PCT. The ratio of GPs per 100,000 head of population for Blackpool PCT is 70 and for North Lancashire PCT is 63.8.
The five PCTs provided cover all the districts of Lancashire so for Lancashire the ratio of GPs per 100,000 head of population is 61.2 and for England the ratio is 69.3.
The information is collected by the NHS Information Centre and is shown in the following table:
|GPs (excluding retainers and registrars) per head of population in select areas, as at 30 September 2009|
|GPs (excluding retainers and registrars)||GPs (excluding retainers and registrars) per 100,000 population|
|Blackburn with Darwen PCT||95||67.9|
|North Lancashire Teaching PCT||209||63.8|
|Central Lancashire PCT||262||57.2|
|East Lancashire Teaching PCT||221||58.0|
| Sources: |
The NHS Information Centre for health and social care General and Personal Medical Services Statistics
Office for National Statistics, 2009 Final Mid-Year Population Estimates (2001 census based), adjusted May 2010 to reflect revisions to migration methodology