General Practice Statistics

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Page last updated: 28 November 2018

GP Workforce Statistics - Explanatory

PDF version: GP Workforce Statistics – Explanatory Notes (PDF 207 KB)
Word version: GP Workforce Statistics – Explanatory Notes (Word 59 KB)

GP Workforce Statistics - National, State & Remoteness Area 2000-01 onwards

The statistics are presented by State and Territory, Remoteness Area Classification, General Practitioner’s (GP’s) gender, GP’s age group, GP’s type, and place where GP’s basic qualification was obtained, for financial year 2000-01 onwards.

Information coverage:

  • GP head count
  • Full-service-equivalent (FSE)
  • Number of services
  • MBS Benefit paid

Excel version: GP Workforce Statistics – National, State & Remoteness Area (Excel 431 KB)

GP Workforce Statistics - Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3) & Primary Health Network (PHN) 2006-07 onwards

The statistics are presented by SA3 and PHN for financial year 2006-07 onwards.

Information coverage:

  • GP head count
  • Full-service-equivalent (FSE)
  • Number of services
  • MBS Benefit paid

Excel version: GP Workforce Statistics – SA3 & PHN (Excel 166 KB)

The Department of Health has made every effort to ensure that the Microsoft Excel version of the above document meets accessibility requirements. If you are experiencing difficulty accessing the information contained within this document, please email the MBS Statistics inbox to arrange for an alternative format to be provided to you.

Further Information about these and related statistics are available from the Director, MBS Analytics Section

The Department of Health has made every effort to ensure that the Microsoft Excel version of the above document meets accessibility requirements. If you are experiencing difficulty accessing the information contained within this document, please email the MBS Statistic inbox to arrange for an alternative format to be provided to you.

Further information about these and related statistics are available from the Director, MBS Analytics Section via MBS Analytics Section.