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Doctors' Lists

Volume 115: debated on Tuesday 28 April 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what information he has on the size of general practitioners' lists in (a) Burnley, (b) Pendle, (c) Lancashire and (d) England, respectively.

As at 1 October 1985 the average list size for unrestricted principals in England was 2,068 patients. The figure for unrestricted principals covered by the Lancashire family practitioner committee was 2,120.

Registered private and voluntary homes for persons who are elderly, disabled, mentally handicapped or mentally ill. Number of homes and places at 31 March 1986 (provisional)
EnglandNumbers
All registered homesVoluntary homesPrivate homes
Local authority within regionsHomesPlacesHomesPlacesHomesPlaces
Northern
Cleveland29421311026311
Cumbria641,132815956973
Durham28506414124365
Northumberland35709727228437
Gateshead101682528116
Newcastle upon Tyne32706931723389
North Tyneside3873327236661
South Tyneside1119611010186
Sunderland1738229315289
Total2644,953381,2262263,727
Yorks/Humberside
Humberside1502,38571801432,205
North Yorkshire2193,458258221942,636
Barnsley10193159188
Doncaster2037728018297
Rotherham12122640682
Sheffield1931259014222
Bradford921,566584871,482
Calderdale2537837222306
Kirklees3049436027434
Leeds549831144643537
Wakefield2032348116242
Total65110,591721,9605798,631
North Western
Cheshire891,8903197158919
Lancashire4396,809299574105,852
Bolton2537548221293
Bury16656648610170
Manchester661,040823358807
Oldham2649534623449
Rochdale1229913111268
Salford133209252468
Stockport4259624840548
Tameside19350412715223
Trafford46693818438509
Wigan101272268101
Knowsley23800238
Liverpool521,3912890424487
Sefton1262,692251,1111011,581

Information is not held centrally in the form requested for Burnley or Pendle.