The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) publishes annual statistics on the general practice workforce in England.
The full time equivalent number of general practitioners in each year since 2010 is provided in the following table. A full time equivalent equates to 37.5 hours per week.
Data for the general practice workforce as at 30 September 2015 will be published by the HSCIC on 30 March 2016.
England full-time equivalent
General Practitioners as at 30 September each specified year
All Practitioners, including registrars and retainers