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Patients Registered at a GP Practice July 2020

Official statistics, Open data, Other reports and statistics
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Snapshot on 01 Jul 2020

Spotlight Report: July 2020

Practice List Size Comparison

A comparison of the proportion of practices, grouped by practice list size in July 2013 and July 2020. 

Data from 2013 is from all practices, whilst data from 2020 is restricted to open and active practices in line with the publication. 

Download the data for this chart Figure 1: Percentage of practices grouped by practice list size

In July 2013 the largest proportion of practices (23.1 per cent) had between 2,000 and 3,999 registered patients, whilst in July 2020 the largest proportion of practices (17.9 per cent) had between 4,000 and 5,999 registerd patients.  

The proportion of practices with between 0 and 1,999 registered patients has dropped from 6.2 per cent in July 2013 to 2.9 in July 2020 and the proportion of practices with a list size greater than 20,00 has increased from 1.0 per cent to 3.9 percent. 

This reflects the fact that practice list sizes are increasing, whilst the number of practices have fallen by over 1,300 between July 2013 and July 2020 (8,053 to 6,743). 

Last edited: 14 July 2020 2:06 pm