HC Deb 17 June 2002 vol 387 c145W
Dr. Fox

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many non-consultant career grade doctors are employed in the NHS in(a) England, (b) Wales, (c) Scotland and (d) Northern Ireland. [61431]

Mr. Hutton: Available data are shown in the table.

Information relating to Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland is a matter for the devolved Administrations.

Hospital, public health medicine and community health services (HCHS): Non-consultant career grades
England at 30 September 2001 Number
Associate specialist 1,630
Clinical assistant 5,030
Hospital practitioner 930
Staff grade 4,970


Department of Health 2001 medical and dental work force census