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NHS Workforce Statistics, September 2015, England, Experimental

Publication date: 09:30 March 30, 2016


Please note:These figures are the first NHS Hospital and Community Health Service (HCHS) workforce statistics to reflect the changes and developments following our recent consultation:

Because of these changes the figures within this publication are classed as Experimental.

This report is one of several publications presenting details of staff numbers within the NHS workforce.

There is also a regular monthly NHS workforce publication (HCHS only) covering a variety of workforce data up to December 2015.

Links to these publications are at the bottom of the page.

We welcome feedback on the methodology and tables within this publication. Please email us with your comments and suggestions, clearly stating NHS Workforce as the subject heading, via or 0300 303 5678.

Key Facts

This is a publication covering a wide variety of statistics about the Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS) workforce using data from the Electronic Staff Record (ESR). The figures do not include data for GPs and practice staff.


Date Range: 30 September 2009 to 30 September 2015
Geographical coverage: England
Geographical granularity: NHS Trusts, Hospital Trusts, Ambulance Trusts, Regional health body, Care Trusts, Hospital and Community Health Services, Mental Health Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups

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