Table 1

Demographic data on GP practices and study population in the three studied regions

Region

Regional Populationa

GP practices' populationb

GP Practices in the regionc

(n)

GPs in the regionc

(n)

Participating practices

(n) (%)

Participating GPs

(n) (%)


Total (n)

18-64 year-olds (%)

Gender

Ethnicity


Male (%)

Female (%)

White (%)

BEMd (%)

18-64 year-olds (n)

18-64 year-olds (%)


East Yorkshire

597,200

60.4

48.8

51.2

98.3

1.7

82,080

22.8

105

375

19

18.1

162

43.2

Londone

508,400

65.1

48.6

51.7

61.1

38.9

33,047

10

86

414

5

5.8

31

7.5

East Anglia

964,800

59.3

48.6

51.4

98.5

1.5

28,026

4.9

136

672

5

3.7

26

3.9


aEstimated population mid-2008. Source: Office for National Statistics - http://www.statistics.gov.uk/statbase/product.asp?vlnk = 15106 webcite; bSource: http://www.nhs.uk/Services/Pages/AcuteTrustList.aspx?trustType=PrimaryCare webcite; cSource: https://www.nhs.uk/servicedirectories/Pages/ServiceSearch.aspx webcite; dBEM: Black and Ethnic Minorities; eHarrow and Southwark Primary Care Trust areas.

Nacul et al. BMC Medicine 2011 9:91   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-9-91

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