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Patients Registered at a GP Practice, October 2017; Special Topic - Practice list size comparison, October 2013 to October 2017

Publication date: 09:30 October 13, 2017


Data for this publication are extracted each month as a snapshot in time from the GP Payments system (Open Exeter) maintained by NHS Digital. This release is an accurate snapshot as at 1 October 2017.
Since April 2014, geographical references have been taken from 2011 census information and reflect NHS England's health geography structure as at 1 April 2017. GP Practices are matched to Organisational Data Services reference data.
GP Practice; Sustainability and transformation partnership (STP); Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG); NHS England Region and NHS England Commissioning Region level data are released in single year of age (SYOA) and 5-year age bands, both of which finish at 95+, split by gender.
Quarterly publications in January, April, July and October will include Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA) populations and a topic of interest. 

Key Facts

•58,719,921 patients registered at GP practices on 1 October 2017
•113,149 more registered patients on 1 October 2017 compared to (58,606,772) 1 September 2017
•2,676,312 more registered patients on 1 October 2017 compared to (56,272,105) 1 October 2013.


Date Range: 01 October 2017 to 01 October 2017
Geographical coverage: England

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