Management information does not allow for data to be broken down into the categories of ‘junior doctors’ and ‘qualified doctors’. The number of approved applications recorded under the occupation category of “Doctor” is as follows:
July to February each year: Approvals 2005-06 2,558 2006-07 1,315
July to February each year:
The figures provided are not national statistics but are based on provisional management information and may be subject to change.
Other similar occupation categories for health professionals, e.g. senior house officer, specialist registrar, etc, are not included in the figures provided.