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NHS Workforce, Summary of staff in the NHS: Results from September 2012 census

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 2002 to 30 Sep 2012


Please note, the following table: NHS Staff - 2002-2012, SHA Master tables (Headcount) was added on 04-04-2013

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 2002-2012

Medical & Dental Staff 2002-2012

General Practice Staff 2002-2012



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