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NHS Workforce Statistics in England, Summary of staff in the NHS - 2004-2014, Overview

Official statistics
Publication Date:
Geographic Coverage:
Geographical Granularity:
NHS Trusts, Primary Care Organisations, Hospital Trusts, Ambulance Trusts, GP practices, Dental practices, Pharmacies and clinics, Community health services, Primary Care Trusts, Regional health body, Care Trusts, NHS Health Boards, Hospital and Community Health Services, Mental Health Trusts, Regions, Clinical Commissioning Groups
Date Range:
30 Sep 2004 to 30 Sep 2014


This is an overview document covering the annual NHS workforce census (2004 to 2014).

All NHS Staff refers to those directly employed by the NHS in Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS) and by GP practices contracted to the NHS. It excludes high street dentists and ophthalmic practitioners.

This publication is made up of three main staff group areas:

Non-Medical Staff 2004-2014

Medical & Dental Staff 2004-2014

General Practice Staff 2004-2014

The links to each of these publications is available below.

Each report provides a detailed view of NHS staff training as at 30 September 2004 to 2014.

NHS staff data (excluding GPs and their staff) is also published each month, the December 2014 data is published on the same day as these reports (see links below).



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