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General Practitioners

Volume 889: debated on Thursday 10 April 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many Scottish general practitioners have emigrated from Scotland in each year since 1963; and how many general practitioners have immigrated into Scotland during this period.

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the average salary for a general practitioner in (a) Scotland, (b) England and Wales and (c)the United Kingdom respectively.

Information in this form is not readily available. I shall write to the hon. Member.

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the ratio of general practitioners to population for (a) the cities of Glasgow, Aberdeen, Dundee and Edinburgh and (b) Scotland as a whole.

At 1st October 1974 the ratio of principals in general practice to population was as follows:

Glasgow1:1,802
Aberdeen1:1,814
Dundee1:1,928
Edinburgh1:1,778
Scotland1:1,902